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Whether you are a brand new parent, a parent-to-be, or a parent of many, you will find loads of useful information in this section, just for you. Be sure to check out our Editor’s Picks every month for information on the latest hot topics, as well as great ideas for the current season or holiday. Check out the Recipes section for the perfect family meal, or have some fun by taking a few polls.

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10 Tips for Reclaiming Your Pre-Pregnancy Body

Losing weight is a challenge for most people no matter the circumstances. Losing pounds gained during pregnancy is a particularly difficult challenge for most new mothers, consi ... More

5 Tips to Deal with Separation from Your Child

Do you travel a lot for work? Are you in the military of facing possible deployment? Prolonged separation from your child is stressful and painful. How do you cope, and how do you ... More

So You're at Odds with Your Partner about Having More Kids. Now What?

Ask just about any parent and he or she will say that children are one of the greatest joys of life and one of the greatest responsibilities. The decision to have children is one t ... More

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8 Rules to Dating a Single Mom

Dating. I would imagine that everyone has some sort of reaction to that word. To some, the word evokes memories of romantic moments with a ...
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What to Include in Parenting Plans

With such high divorce and single parent rates, the term “parenting plan” is becoming commonplace. Technically a parenting plan is a ...
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What is Metabolic Syndrome?

Despite what it sounds like, metabolic syndrome is not a single condition, but the presence of several risk factors, according to the Mayo ...
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The Benefits of Being an Older (Over 40) Parent

Despite the stereotype that older parents (those who have their first child at age 40 or older) are frumpy sticks in the mud, many older parents ...
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Your Workplace Rights During Your Baby’s First Year

Having a baby changes a lot of things in your life, but it doesn’t change your rights in the workplace. If you’re aware of what you’re ...
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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a condition that causes the acidic contents in the stomach to move backward into the esophagus, can ...
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