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According to author and Barbie expert Susan Shapiro, Barbie has always been a feminist who encouraged self-acceptance and reinvention.

Barbie is a feminist icon and the role model little girls need today

Barbie and her inventor, Ruth Handler, always encouraged independence, self-acceptance and reinvention, argues Susan Shapiro, an award-winning author.
A recent study found that women are at an increased risk of developing mental health conditions after pregnancy loss.

After 4 miscarriages, I had depression, anxiety, and PTSD. My doctors just told me to keep trying for another pregnancy.

PTSD can affect war veterans and women who have miscarriages in similar ways. But doctors are missing the warning signs.
After Victoria Beckham made a TikTok video with her son, Romeo, the clip went viral.

Seeing Victoria Beckham dance with her son on TikTok got me hooked on the app with my own teenager

When my son first showed me videos on TiKTok I didn't get it. But when I saw Beckham and her son having the best time with it, I I had to try it.
Shannon Dingle, a mother of six, was widowed last summer after husband suffered a sudden accident at a beach in North Carolina.

Like Kobe Bryant, my husband died in a tragic accident. The worst came later when I realized how much died with him.

While swimming in the ocean last summer, Lee Dingle was hit by a wave, broke his neck, and died. His wife, Shannon, is now raising six kids alone.
Janet Jackson gave birth to her first child at age 50.

Cameron Diaz had a baby at 47, and she doesn’t owe us an explanation of how she did it

When Cameron Diaz shared the news about Raddix, questions swirled around whether she carried the baby herself and whether she used her own eggs.
Some parents of children with ADHD are turning to medical marijuana, instead of stimulants.

Some parents are turning to medical marijuana to treat ADHD instead of Adderall

Adderall has a host of side effects, from sleeplessness to sudden death. Medical marijuana isn't risk-free, but some parents find it less concerning.
Sex education with children can begin by naming their body parts in an accurate way.

Parents should start teaching sex ed while their children are in diapers, experts say

Before children can speak, parents should start teaching them about their bodies. Experts advise to refer to body parts by their accurate names.
A Georgia lawmaker wants to make it a felony to administer treatments to transgender children.

A Georgia lawmaker wants to make treatments for transgender kids a felony, but doctors say that could put lives at risk

A representative in Georgia has called transgender treatments "child abuse." But depriving patients of services could increase risks for suicide.
Using picture ledges to create a library, allows you to store a lot of books in a pretty, accessible, and organized way.

I turned Ikea picture ledges into cute floating bookshelves for my daughter. Here’s how you can make your own.

In a period of two years, 14,000 US children were injured by falling furniture. Organizing books on shelves could protect them from such accidents.

I never let my daughter sit on Santa’s lap. Now she’s old enough to tell me that I made the right choice.

The Santa Claus custom tells kids that it's safe to have physical contact with strangers, and that they should do it even if they don't want to.