A recent study found that depressed pregnant women are twice as likely to give birth prematurely as pregnant women without any symptoms of depression.
Ann Douglas: TTC to Teens
Being a guest at someone else's birthday party can seem like an exercise in torture for a very young child. How can you soften the frustration?
Looking for ways to help the kids run off some of the pre-Halloween adrenaline and the post-Halloween sugar? These activity sites deliver the goods year-round and they go totally over-the-top at Halloween.
A few years ago, the U.S.-based National Sleep Foundation discovered that 20% to 30% of nine-month old babies were still getting up in the night. Is yours?
Does your child have a habit of biting their nails? Learn why it happens and how you can help your little nibbler stop.
Have you ever been in a sticky situation like this -- where you wanted to show respect to the family's faith, but didn't want a child to feel out?
It's your child's first time speaking in public and your usually, total "ham" has developed a terrible case of stage fright. Try these suggestions with your budding performer.
I am a working mother. By the time I get home, my two small kids have already had dinner. How and when should we transition into having family dinners?
A woman asks, "My daughter is being bullied by some other girls at recess. I had no idea that this kind of "mean girl" behavior started at such an early age. What can I do to help?" Ann Douglas has some answers.
It's a subject that pregnancy books tend to gloss over and prenatal classes frequently choose to ignore -- the possibility that you might give birth to anything other than a picture-perfect baby. Consequently, those couples that do end up giving birth to babies with special needs can find themselves feeling shocked and alone.