Trump's defense of harsh immigration tactics and dehumanizing language should ring alarm bells, according to two scholars who study how to prevent mass atrocities.
Trump hopes migrants won't come if they know their children will be taken away. That grim logic ignores the inescapable dangers that drive thousands of Central Americans to flee their homes each year.
Time often seems to fly by when you're a parent. A social psychologist explains why it actually – and fortunately – does not.
To meet World Health Organization targets and reduce the rates of chronic hepatitis B infection among children, Canada should implement routine vaccination of all infants at birth.
Interviews with hundreds of unaccompanied minors in Los Angeles reveal that relationships with US sponsors can be complicated.
Children in the UK drink more energy drinks than in any other country in Europe — and many parents are unaware of the health risks.
Fairy stories come alive in the telling — and the retelling.
Does your child hate their visits to the pediatrician? Do they psyche themselves into a panic that the shot will hurt? The best strategy to calm an anxious child may be to reframe their expectations.
The number of births in the US is down 2 percent. That pops the country's 'fertility bubble' – and brings numbers closer in line with peer countries.
New research shows childhood in Europe lasts on average until age 25, while old age starts at 60.
Parents worry about giving their kids pain relief. Four out of five experts say it's OK.
As Addis Ababa develops into a modern city, beggars are increasingly being treated like public nuisances and criminals.
The spread of video games from desktop PCs to the pockets of young people everywhere has brought new hazards – in the form of online social gambling.
In the past, running for political office and being a mother were seemingly incompatible. A scholar of gender and politics explains why times are changing.
There are no guidelines for healthcare professionals.
Forging emotional bonds through care, companionship and shared experiences, two very different countries built civic ties from the rubble of the world's worst nuclear disaster.
New research suggests omega-3s from seafood to be more effective at reducing breast cancer risk than those from plant-based sources.
It's time to challenge the taken-for-granted use of forceful holding by using creative methods to prepare children for health procedures..
Some children's tantrums, irritability and defiance well exceed that typically found in healthy children of the same age. This can be overwhelming for parents, especially as children grow.
Despite the prevalence of Fairtrade sugar in UK society, the sugarcane industry remains deeply troubled.