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Vaccinations

I know I am going to hit nerves with this subject. My husband and I have two sons, Arthur who will be 5 in February and Joshua who just turned 3. Arthur has a mild form of...

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Stroller wars: Seniors vs Babies

http://blogs.babble.com/strollerderby/2011/08/02/stroller-wars-seniors-vs-babies-who-will-win/#more-83811 Riddle me this: for whom would you be more inclined to give up a...

Started by Katherine on 08/02/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 11/22/2012 by Jessee

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Health Care Reform-USA

So, here's an interesting article: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/12/health/policy/12townhall.html You know what I don't understand? People are so outraged by things that...

Started by Sara on 08/12/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/15/2009 by ME

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Midwives

Oh, the irony! At a time when skyrocketing malpractice insurance premiums are making it more and more difficult for midwives to practice at all, the U.N. releases a report...

Started by Katherine on 06/28/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 07/02/2011 by Toni

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Should "Fatties" Get a Room? (Even on TV?)

NOTE : this was NOT written by me , this is a headline and an article written for Marie Claire and has caused OUTRAGE amongst readers who tore strips from the writer , how do...

Started by Charlie on 10/28/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 11/02/2010 by Vicki

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Birth Rape

http://shine.yahoo.com/parenting/birth-rape-why-is-this-happening-in-our-hospitals-2459486.html Basically, this woman was expecting a normal birth and in the matter of minutes...

Started by **Jackie** on 04/19/2012 in Hot Topics

Last update on 01/02/2013 by Nancy

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"Parents fury over breastfeeding doll"

The toy market is constantly innovating when it comes to baby dolls. But a new product designed to simulate breastfeeding has sparked widespread anger among parents. Makers of...

Started by Stifler's on 03/29/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/12/2011 by Sylvia

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Do 'guilty' people desrve trials?

Inspired by cafemom. Ok so we have all heard of Casey Anthony the murderer of her own daughter. She is guilty based on some "facts" and circumstantial evidence. Do you think...

Started by Katherine on 05/25/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/26/2012 by Rachael

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For the anti-circs/and whoever else is interested

re-posted cafemom So, yeah, here we go with the circumcision debate -- again. One of the hot button topics in Babydom ... and especially in San Francisco. We reported on this...

Started by Katherine on 03/08/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 03/15/2011 by Jenni

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Must everything be diagnosed?

I have a confession to make, and I'm sure it's going to piss some of you right the hell off: I'm not sure I believe in colic. Okay, OKAY, hold up, let me explain: what I mean...

Started by Katherine on 08/10/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/20/2011 by Dee

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Ever wake up mad?

Somehow... today I woke up angry. Like how shitty is that? How do you not even know how your day is going to be but just wake up mad anyway? I don't understand it and have done...

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Lying to your kids

I was reading this blog the other day about "lying" to your kids, and it really made me think about just how honest I am with my three and half year-old in answering questions...

Started by Mary on 06/11/2012 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/02/2012 by Amy