Faith Healing Parents, Child Rights, and the law

There has been a string of criminal cases in America the past couple of years involving parents who follow faith healing practices. The cases have involved children from infant...

Started by JL on 02/08/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 02/09/2010 by Sarah


Head banging to self soothe??

My 2yr old has always banged his head, HARD, to self soothe. I've asked the doctor about this before, and they seemed to be unconcerned, but I've never heard of any other kid...

Started by Rachael on 12/13/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 04/08/2015 by Leslie



Okay my son went through a phase of this when he was around 6 months or so. Nothing helped then, so I just rode out the phase, which was a few months long. He is 16 months old...

Started by Nichole on 01/17/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/17/2011 by Brooke


nursing for comfort and to sleep?

My baby is 2 months old and when she wants to sleep and gets fussy she wants to be on the boob. I've tried just holding her (different positions including the airplane hold),...

Started by Pauline on 01/20/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/20/2010 by Len


Side effects of Epilim

Hi, I am a mother of a 2 year old with epilespy. she has been put on epilim liquid. she started off with 2ml twice a day then was put up to 3.5ml a day as she was still fitting....



my son will be 3 in august...is becoming soooo fussy...crying alot with tantrums...hitting...we are consistent with our reprimanding and time in the naughty corner as...



How do I get my son to eat something other than fruit!? He just spits it out!

Started by Heather on 10/05/2010 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 11/16/2010 by Kelly


Cloth Diapes

I am thinking about going cloth and was wondering what brand any one uses that does cloth diapers. I have been looking at the bumGenius 4.0 brand. I like them but don't know...

Started by Amy on 12/10/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 12/11/2010 by Elfrieda


Placental Abruptions

I had 2 normal pregnancies then a 32 and 33 weeker due to placental abruptions for unkown reasons. My doc treated my last pregnancy like any other because he said that it is...

Started by Christine on 06/13/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 06/28/2009 by Stephanie


Which way should a car seat face?

My ex boyfriend just got into a car accident last Wednesday; he wasn't driving. His girlfriend was. Luckily they didn't have my 10-month old with them. My son would have been...


New SAHM tips needed

Hi... I have 5 month old twins and am a SAHM... did any of you find that at times you would be depressed? I LOVE being with my kids but there are times when I feel depressed...

Started by Aquila on 11/07/2008 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/07/2008 by Kristina


Crying it Out

I've heard a lot of different stories of when's the right time....Some say after 3 months, some say not until 6 months. I feel my 5 month old is ready and want it to work. She's...

Started by Jennifer on 09/04/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/11/2009 by LoriAnn