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Mental Health

It Took Having A Baby To Finally Be Diagnosed With ADHD

Despite being treated for postpartum depression, I felt like I was drowning.

by Ashley Ziegler
Kids' Mental Health

Here's What You Need To Know About Kids And Homesickness, According To Experts

As it turns out, homesickness has its advantages

by Jennifer Parris
Mental Health

How To Manage Stress & Anxiety During Pregnancy

Up at 3 a.m. staring bug-eyed at the ceiling? You aren’t alone.

by Alice Emory
MOM BOOKS

Are Postpartum Mothers The Ultimate Unreliable Narrators? Two New Novels Make The Case

Are these mothers going mad or are they actually experiencing something supernatural? Are the demons within or without? Either way, I recognized myself in them.

by Olivia Campbell
Relationships

How To Talk To Your Partner About Trying Couples Counseling

Like an oil change, sometimes relationships need a bit of a tune-up.

by Abi Berwager Schreier
Postpartum Depression/Anxiety

27 Thoughtful Texts To Send Someone Suffering From Postpartum Depression/Anxiety

A simple show of support can do wonders for a weary mom’s soul.

by Ashley Ziegler
Postpartum

What To Do When You Feel Neglected By Your Partner After Having A Baby

You can blame those hormones, but there are other things to try and help.

by Angelique Serrano
Friendships

How To Set Boundaries With Friends When You’re Also Juggling Kids

Because you need them now more than ever — even if you have less time than before.

by Jessica Booth
Mom Life

The Benefits Of Alone Time For Moms Are Crucial

So make it a priority.

by Abi Berwager Schreier and Ashley Jones
Anxiety

8 Parenting Mistakes You Might Make If You Have Anxiety

Mistake? Or opportunity?

by Kinsey Gidick
Mental Health

Signs Of Anxiety In Kids & Teens, According to Experts

It can start as early as preschool for some kids.

by Ashley Ziegler
Pandemic Parenting

Parents: Welcome To Decision Fatigue Summer

We have entered the maddening risk calculus phase of the pandemic — and the mental load is huge.

by Alex Hazlett
News

New Jersey Just Passed A Law To Give New Parents Free Home Nurse Visits

by Morgan Brinlee

“Enacting a statewide home nurse visitation program would ensure New Jersey mothers receive invaluable postpartum care.”

Tokyo Olympics

Michelle Obama Tweeted A Loving Message Of Support For Simone Biles

by Alexia McKay

“We are proud of you and we are rooting for you.”

Back To School

CDC Has Updated Its Guidance On Masks In Schools Next Year

by Kinsey Gidick

A state-by-state look at 2021-22 mask guidelines for schools

Back To School

Lunch Meat Is A Safe Option For Your Kid’s Lunch

by Cat Bowen and Katie McPherson

But only if it’s stored properly, a dietitian says.

Symptoms

Here's The Deal With Upper Stomach Pain During Pregnancy

by Jennifer Parris

Tummy troubles during pregnancy are all too common.

Postpartum

Postpartum Acne Happens, But You Can Deal With It

by Angelique Serrano

Understand the hormones at work, then treat your skin gently while it rebalances.

Parenting

Our Kids Sacrificed 16 Months Of Childhood To This Pandemic. Now It's Your Turn.

by Samantha Darby

My second grader has done enough to protect others. Now it’s time for her normalcy.

News

American Parents Lose Hundreds Of Hours A Year To “Brain Fog”

by Morgan Brinlee

New research found parental “brain fog” cost the average parent lost 36 minutes a day for a total of 219 hours a year or nearly 4,000 hours over the span of 18 years.

News

Over 1 Million Children Have Lost Grandparents To Covid-19

by Morgan Brinlee

“At this rate, one child is orphaned every 12 seconds.”

Delta Variant

Is It Possible To Convince Unvaccinated Family Members To Get Their Shot?

by Alex Hazlett

With the Delta variant of Covid causing a surge in new cases, it’s more important than ever for everyone to get vaccinated.

Breastfeeding

What You Need To Know About Breastfeeding & Irregular Periods

by Abi Berwager Schreier

Experts explain why your cycle can be a little wonky.

Halloween

Pregnancy Might Not Be An Excuse To Avoid Haunted Houses

by Katie McPherson

It’s OK to go to a haunted house while expecting if you take precautions.