The End of the Nap WarsDoes your toddler fight you over daytime sleep? That might be because she doesn’t need it anymore.
Does Breast-Feeding Protect My Baby From Measles?Answers for understandably freaked-out parents of unvaccinated infants.
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Lena Dunham Looked Inside Her Sister’s Vagina. That’s Not Sexual Abuse. It’s Childhood.
Just NoiseDespite what you've read, nothing suggests that sound machines are making your baby deaf.
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About #%!@% Car SeatsPunch a car seat; it’ll make you feel better. Then read on.
The Day Care DilemmaForget whether “opting-out” is good or bad for parents. How does it impact kids?
“Possibly the Worst Approach”In an effort to protect kids from food allergies, American parents have been doing the opposite.
Not 4 KidsHomeopathic cold and cough “medicines” for children don’t work. So don’t buy them.
When Not to Go to the DoctorTaking a sick kid to the pediatrician’s office can sometimes do more harm than good.
There’s Something About Helmets You Might Not KnowThey won’t protect your kids from concussions.
Hands Off My Kid’s iPadA Huffington Post blogger’s shaky case for banning hand-held devices for children.
The Omega ShamDon’t bother with omega-3 supplements for your toddler. Feed her fish instead.
Let Them Eat Candy!Why allowing your kids to binge on Halloween may actually make them healthier.
Are Growing Pains Real?Your child wakes up in the middle of the night screaming about pain in her legs. But why?
Why David Brooks Shouldn’t Talk About Poor People The New York Times columnist believes their poverty stems from a lack of virtue.
Anne Hathaway’s New One-Woman Play Predicts a Frightening (and Very Possible) Future in the Drone Wars
Snapchat Is Pushing Out More Than 30 Small Businesses to Move Into its Latest Office
What Happened at Slate This Week? Dan Kois found the single rightest thing ever published at Slate Dot Com.
Talent Trumps Principle Jameis Winston’s disturbing history will soon be a distant memory for the NFL.