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Consequences of Parents Snooping on Their Teens Online

Consequences of Parents Snooping on Their Teens Online

Apr 10
A study found that 61 percent of parents check their teens' web history, 60 percent monitor their social media, and 48 percent have looked through their child's phone calls and messages.

Doctors Advise Against Some Smartphone Baby Monitors

Doctors Advise Against Some Smartphone Baby Monitors

Jan 29
Baby monitors that track infants' vital signs and hook up to parents' smartphones may create more problems than they prevent.

Study: Shared Parenting After Separation Benefits Children

By EDGE | Dec 18
After decades of child development research, this year, three different groups of experts reached the same sweeping conclusion: shared parenting after parental separation or divorce has substantial positive effects on the development of children.

Study: Gays and Lesbians Make Great Parents

By Sergio N. Candido | Mar 12
A study conducted by Cambridge University concluded that gay British parents are just as good as heterosexual parents.

French Gay Marriage Plans Stir Parenthood Debate

By Lori Hinnant | Jan 31
The legalization of same-sex marriage in France has sparked a fierce debate about reproduction and parenthood in the country.

Lisa Bloom Isn’t Impressed by Your ’Swagger’

By Chris Sosa | Jun 2
Lisa Bloom, the fiery civil rights attorney, television legal contributor, and best-selling author, talks to EDGE about her new book, thug culture, the importance of reading, and animal welfare.

Study: Authoritarian Parenting and Sexual Confusion Lead to Homophobia

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 10
A study from the University of Rochester shows that homophobia may be a result from sexual confusion and authoritarian parenting.

Children With LGBT Parents Welcome New Book

Oct 9
"It’s a relief to read about other kids with two moms," commented one child. According to the 2010 census, children with same-sex parents live in 96% of U.S. counties.

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