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Aging Americans work to keep dementia at bay with healthy eating and brain teasers

Aging Americans work to keep dementia at bay with healthy eating and brain teasers

Americans of all ages fear Alzheimer's. A recent study, released in May by Aegis Living, found that 72 percent of Millennials, 75 percent of ... » Read More

How to handle the finances of a 'boomerang' child

Lea Rifkin is a 28-year-old master's degree candidate. There's nothing unusual about that except when classes are done for the day, she goes ... » Read More
3-year-old gets 'ticket' for parking red, plastic motorcycle illegally

3-year-old gets 'ticket' for parking red, plastic motorcycle illegally

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia — When it comes to illegal parking by the ferry terminal in one Canada city, no one is above the law — not even ... » Read More
What a fight over Shakespeare means for public education

What a fight over Shakespeare means for public education

In 1973, only 9 percent of Americans said they had "very little" trust in public education, according to Gallup's report on confidence in public ... » Read More
If you aren’t living in poverty, odds are you will before you’re 60

If you aren’t living in poverty, odds are you will before you’re 60

At 60 you probably plan to be nearing retirement, maybe spending time with grandkids and reflecting on a full life — but odds are, that full ... » Read More
5 horrifying ways your children’s pictures might be used on the internet

5 horrifying ways your children’s pictures might be used on the internet

Many parents love to share pictures of their little ones online so that family and friends can see how they are growing up. But unfortunately ... » Read More
The one surprising reason teens may be choosing to delay sex

The one surprising reason teens may be choosing to delay sex

The Internet may be to blame for selfies and misinformation, but it might also be a reason teens are becoming more responsible when it comes ... » Read More

Girls in India battle for education, work opportunities

Ragini Yadav works quickly, her hands a whirl of fingers and thread and baby powder. She’s twisting a doubled-over string across her client’s ... » Read More
For women who want a home birth, wealth matters

For women who want a home birth, wealth matters

Every parent faces myriad choices during their time caring for a child. What’s the best preschool? How late should I let them stay out ... » Read More
This class just made their teacher cry, but for a good reason

This class just made their teacher cry, but for a good reason

Students at Staten Island’s Public School 22 decided it was time to honor one of their “unsung” heroes. » Read More
Boy’s poolside pep talk charms the Internet

Boy’s poolside pep talk charms the Internet

THE POOL — You never know where inspiration will come from, but today it may come from a little boy who needs to give himself a ... » Read More
Disgusting images can dissuade dessert desires, new study suggests

Disgusting images can dissuade dessert desires, new study suggests

Looking to cut back on dessert and shed a few pounds? The University of Colorado School of Medicine suggests cockroaches — or pictures of the little ... » Read More
10 most dangerous jobs in America

10 most dangerous jobs in America

When it comes to choosing a career, there are plenty of things to consider. Location, pay and work-life balance are often thought to be the ... » Read More
'Gender indifference' appears to have stalled as parents ponder sons and daughters

'Gender indifference' appears to have stalled as parents ponder sons and daughters

In the mid-1980s to mid-1990s, American parents seemed less inclined to wish for at least one son and one daughter than in the past. Some ... » Read More
The one surprising reason teens may be choosing to delay sex

The one surprising reason teens may be choosing to delay sex

The Internet may be to blame for selfies and misinformation, but it might also be a reason teens are becoming more responsible when it comes ... » Read More
6 ways to calm your husband's soul when he's had the worst day ever

6 ways to calm your husband's soul when he's had the worst day ever

Stay-at-home moms and working moms have a lot on their plates. Even with today’s gender equality tendencies, the mom still tends to be the ... » Read More
Have You Seen This? Drive safe

Have You Seen This? Drive safe

DAD JOKINGTON — There are a few things you inherit the moment you become a father. » Read More
Why can't Americans save, and what they can do about it

Why can't Americans save, and what they can do about it

Americans are among the best at many things — but saving money isn’t one of them. » Read More
Have You Seen This? Ban summer doldrums with kiddie pool kickball

Have You Seen This? Ban summer doldrums with kiddie pool kickball

SUMMERTIME — So you find yourself in the doldrums of summer. » Read More
Surrendering control in your marriage

Surrendering control in your marriage

On a recent trip to Alabama, my mom gave me a book to read on the plane. » Read More
The trick that could save a child’s life from heat stroke everyone should know

The trick that could save a child’s life from heat stroke everyone should know

While sunny days are the best parts of summer, they can quickly turn deadly for kids. » Read More
Learning disability or vision problem? Why your child may be misdiagnosed -- and what you can do abo

Learning disability or vision problem? Why your child may be misdiagnosed -- and what you can do abo

Some call it a diagnosis; others call it a label. No matter how you look at it, it's undeniable that a learning disability can ... » Read More
Expectation of hostility kicks kids into aggressive mode, study says

Expectation of hostility kicks kids into aggressive mode, study says

When children expect hostility, they react aggressively — a truth that spans cultures and has implications for world peace, according to a new study from Duke ... » Read More
Diner owner defends screaming at toddler, profanity-laced Facebook comments

Diner owner defends screaming at toddler, profanity-laced Facebook comments

PORTLAND, Maine — A diner owner who sparked outrage when she screamed at a crying toddler said she stands by her actions — and her harsh posts ... » Read More
5 topics to never bring up with an expectant mother

5 topics to never bring up with an expectant mother

Women tend to be emotional creatures, and when we are pregnant, we are even more emotional. The littlest thing can offend us, make us cry ... » Read More
A more family-friendly minimum wage

A more family-friendly minimum wage

Kansas City, Missouri, has now joined the ranks of cities and states determined to raise the local minimum wage. » Read More
Teacher unions and civil rights groups battle over future of No Child Left Behind

Teacher unions and civil rights groups battle over future of No Child Left Behind

When the U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passed a new education bill to replace the increasingly unworkable and unpopular No Child Left Behind law last week ... » Read More
Why weeks seem to drag by at age 5 but fly by at age 35

Why weeks seem to drag by at age 5 but fly by at age 35

When you are little, time moves so slowly. Days feel like weeks, giving you more time to adventure in imaginary worlds. » Read More
How nap time can improve your mental health

How nap time can improve your mental health

Searching for a reason to take a midday snooze? Look no further than a new study reporting naps increase a person's tolerance of frustration. » Read More
New treatments for endometriosis — a common, painful disease that causes infertility

New treatments for endometriosis — a common, painful disease that causes infertility

Endometriosis: a painful disease that kills dreams. » Read More
Stirling, Groban, The Muppets make musical trifecta of delight

Stirling, Groban, The Muppets make musical trifecta of delight

THE MUPPET THEATER — What happens you combine the powers Lindsey Stirling, Josh Groban and the Muppets? Internet magic. » Read More
Ashley Madison isn't the only place to cheat. Infidelity thrives on social media

Ashley Madison isn't the only place to cheat. Infidelity thrives on social media

When your dating website’s slogan is “Life is short. Have an affair,” it might seem like karma that 35 million cheaters are at the ... » Read More
New Orleans charter challenged on kindergarten admissions testing

New Orleans charter challenged on kindergarten admissions testing

A New Orleans parent whose kindergartener took a test for admission to a selective public charter school wants to know more about the test and ... » Read More
Student blows $90K college fund on trips, shopping sprees; blames parents

Student blows $90K college fund on trips, shopping sprees; blames parents

ATLANTA — A college student blew through her $90,000 college fund in just three years, and she says her parents are to blame. » Read More

Your grandmother's loneliness could be dangerous

As if the Internet needed a worse reputation when it comes to online romance, a new report by The New York Times has found that ... » Read More
Video: Teen with cerebral palsy inspires new Nike shoe design

Video: Teen with cerebral palsy inspires new Nike shoe design

BEAVERTON, Ore. — Nike released a video telling the touching story behind a new shoe design, made for those who can’t use two hands to ... » Read More

Girls in India battle for education, work opportunities

Ragini Yadav works quickly, her hands a whirl of fingers and thread and baby powder. She’s twisting a doubled-over string across her client’s ... » Read More
7 ways you are unknowingly driving away all of your friends

7 ways you are unknowingly driving away all of your friends

As someone who considers her friends some of the most important people in her life, I'm also very aware of what toxic friendships can ... » Read More
The problem with living life through the of lens of your smartphone

The problem with living life through the of lens of your smartphone

When was the last time you took a vacation or went on some sort of adventure without your phone? Maybe not recently, if ever. » Read More
The importance of paying attention to a child's mental health

The importance of paying attention to a child's mental health

The repercussions of mental health problems that begin in childhood will be felt long into adulthood, according to new research. » Read More
How social media is changing the way Americans talk about politics

How social media is changing the way Americans talk about politics

Social media isn’t always the ideal place to stage a healthy and diverse debate on political beliefs, as U.S. presidential candidate Chris Christie ... » Read More
What we get wrong about student loan debt

What we get wrong about student loan debt

The rising economic toll of attending college has pushed many Americans to rebel against what has quickly become a status quo of massive student debt. » Read More
Man takes 70K still photos in 15 states for epic time-lapse video

Man takes 70K still photos in 15 states for epic time-lapse video

A California police officer took a five-week journey over 15 states and into Canada, taking 70,000 still photos for a storm-based, time-lapse video called ... » Read More
The surprising hashtag Instagram banned

The surprising hashtag Instagram banned

Instagram is a haven for quick snaps of your lunch, tricky yoga poses and outfits of the day. » Read More
Have You Seen This? Jedi chipmunk lightsaber battle

Have You Seen This? Jedi chipmunk lightsaber battle

ENDOR — A long time ago in a forest far, far away, two chipmunks were trying to store nuts for the winter. » Read More
The surprising hashtag Instagram banned

The surprising hashtag Instagram banned

Instagram is a haven for quick snaps of your lunch, tricky yoga poses and outfits of the day. » Read More
5 horrifying ways your children’s pictures might be used on the internet

5 horrifying ways your children’s pictures might be used on the internet

Many parents love to share pictures of their little ones online so that family and friends can see how they are growing up. But unfortunately ... » Read More
Amitis' 'King' featuring Snoop Dogg incorrectly depicts religion

Amitis' 'King' featuring Snoop Dogg incorrectly depicts religion

A new music video featuring Snoop Dogg and Iranian pop singer Amitis Moghaddam is being called into question for its depiction of the religion Zoroastrianism. » Read More
Strangers share what the last photo on their phone means to them

Strangers share what the last photo on their phone means to them

What’s the last photo you took on your phone? Maybe it’s a selfie, a photo of your family or something random you saw ... » Read More
Columnist wonders how his life would be different if he hadn’t run from the law

Columnist wonders how his life would be different if he hadn’t run from the law

Recently, I’ve been reading through old journals trying to figure out what went wrong and how I got so old, when I remembered a ... » Read More


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