A survey of Australian parents has found many are overwhelmed by the stress of managing their child's behaviour.
With an estimated prevalence of four per cent, fetal alcohol syndrome disorder (FASD) is more common than autism. And yet is it surrounded by myth and stigma.
Obese people are stigmatised by society – no wonder parents react defensively to letters informing them their child is overweight.
Families in the 21st century have changed, making it necessary to rethink what has been "traditional" ways of sharing the custody of children.
Cutting PE lessons to boost exam results is madness – it's time for sport in schools to go mainstream.
The Wife: my research shows that this self-sacrificing form of wifehood is hardly history.
Poorer families don't have the resources to achieve the same as better off families – yet they're being blamed for their situation.
Data reveal that sexual assault is common among boys and girls under the age of 18. Sexual violence experts share key facts from research on the issue.
Teaching children to grow their own fruit and vegetables could be key to tackling the obesity crisis.
If you're a parent, there's one less thing to worry about – your child is probably healthy even if they're fussy about what they eat.
Autism doesn't have to be viewed as a disability or disorder.
Children growing up in Northern Ireland are far less likely to be in foster or residential care than those in England, Scotland or Wales.
Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005, forever changing the lives of the children who survived. Their stories can help Puerto Rico identify and aid the kids most traumatized by Hurricane Maria.
Imagining the ideal school.
Parent blaming has taken a new turn – no longer just criticised for failing to attend to their child’s every need, parents are now being condemned for 'over-parenting'.
Urban policies are based on assumptions of a "normal household" and what buildings for it should look like. So this research project explored how people feel about children in high-density housing.
Everybody benefits from more resilient children.
It's not just about getting kids to eat their greens; they should be eating fruits and vegetables of all different colours. Here are some strategies to make it easier.
It’s very difficult to measure whether a conception was intended. But those data are vital to understanding women's choices.
Make maths more fun with these tips