We Need To Stop Telling Our Kids What To Think
I try not to teach my kids too much. Perhaps I should clarify: I try really hard to teach my kids, not what to think, but how to think. I want my kids to leave my home as young...
13 hours ago - Scary Mommy
What to Do When Your Tween Is Trash-Talking You
Your child no longer likes your taste in clothes? Four tips for keeping your cool.
1 day ago - NY Times
15 Tweets That Explain The VSCO Trend
Whether you have a tween or teen, chances are you've probably heard of VSCO girls. You might have a VSCO girl living in your house. Or maybe you're still confused AF and...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
School Uniforms Are Freaking Great
Kids wearing a school uniform is a blessing for many parents. More schools, even public ones, are adopting the practice of uniforms. And while some people may not be fans...
2 days ago - Scary Mommy
Parents Are Using Fake Social Media Accounts To Monitor Their Kids
I lived with my grandmother during high school, and when I was 16 I had a girlfriend that grandma hated. She only let me go out with her once a week, and she didn't like me...
4 days ago - Scary Mommy
Family Photos Are A Nightmare - But We Just Keep Taking Them
It's that time of the year again-the time I plan our annual family photo shoot . At first, I'm excited. I start browsing online stores to get inspiration for our outfits. What...
5 days ago - Scary Mommy
4 Pro-Tips To Be The Best VCSO Mom You Can Be
If you have a teenage girl, you've probably heard it a thousand times, but you can't figure out the sounds coming out of their mouths... What. Are. They. Saying??? Then they...
6 days ago - Scary Mommy
Parents, Your Kids' Accomplishments Are Not About You
Our family recently moved back to our hometown , where both my husband and I grew up. We moved here from the city-suburbs for a few reasons: to be closer to our aging parents...
7 days ago - Scary Mommy
BH90210 Is Just As Good As The Original And We Need Season 2 ASAP
I didn't want to like it. I was skeptical and cautious. I'm not a “get off my lawn” kind of '90s teen , but I'll admit, I'm a bit of a purist at heart. I was a super fan of the...
9 days ago - Scary Mommy
My Husband And I Keep Arguing About When To Get Our Daughter A Phone
At one point during my 11-year-old daughter's recent slumber party, my husband Joe and I made the rounds in our sleeping bag-strewn living room - at a pre-designated...
13 days ago - Scary Mommy
The headlines of Master Doctor
Toxic water pollution may cause over 100,0000 cases of cancer in the US...
The Environmental Working Group calculated how much the collective effects of pollutants in drinking water that passes US regulations' muster raises cancer risks and urge new...
Researchers Uncover New Effective Drug to Fight Malaria
Pantothenamides stop the malaria parasite from multiplying in infected humans and from being transmitted to mosquitoes, and are effective against malaria parasites resistant to...
All-in-One Pill can Cut Down Heart Disease Risk
Polypills or combination pills help lower both blood pressure and cholesterol. A new study reveals that taking one polypill daily can also lower the risk of heart attack and...
Study Reveals Potential New Drug Target To Combat Cancer
Drugs that target gateways of mitochondria named voltage-dependent anion channels hold promise in treating various cancers.
Kid's Gluten Intake During Infancy is Linked to Type 1 Diabetes
New study examined the link between the maternal gluten intake during pregnancy, child's gluten intake at age 18 months, and the risk of type 1 diabetes.
Kids Born to Moms with Anemia More Likely to Suffer Intellectual Disability...
Early anemia during pregnancy can cause intellectual disability , ADHD and autism in children, reveals a new study.
Obesity Linked to Chronic Diarrhea: Study
Obese people are more likely to experience sessions of chronic diarrhea that are not driven by diet or physical activity and may be due to low-grade inflammation.
Heart Cells may Increase Survival in Heart Attack Patients
Heart cells may respond well to heart attack, and increase the chance of survival, reveals a new study.
Babies Born Underweight More Likely to Develop Type 2 Diabetes at a Younger Age
Underweight babies are at a higher risk of develop type 2 diabetes more than a year earlier, reveals a new study.
Young Adults With Type 2 Diabetes on the Rise
The proportion of young-onset type 2 diabetes has increased from 2000 to 2017, revealed new study.