Why Do Kids Like To Undress Their Dolls So Much?
What's the deal with the ever-present pile of naked Barbies, anyway?
Here's What It Means To Be An "Almond Mom" & Why You Really Want To Avoid It
It's beyond time to undo the diet culture damage of generations past, don't you think?
Is It Normal To Love Your Pet More Than Your Kids?
Pets don't ask for much, and you'll never need to pay for their college tuition.
What Does It Mean To Have Romantic Dreams About Someone “Off-Limits”?
Waking up in a pool of sweat? No need to fret, according to a psychotherapist.
Your Tween/Teen Expressed Suicidal Thoughts — Here's What To Do Now
Everything you need to know if your child is struggling with suicidal thoughts or feelings.
Is Jellyfish Parenting The Key To Raising Happy, Healthy Kids?
Here's how you can be supportive but *not* spineless.
Is That TikTok Parenting Advice Legit Or Totally Problematic?
A colorful infographic or quick-hit video is little substitute for genuine support, says one clinical psychologist.
It’s Time To Stop Assigning Moral Value To Food Around Our Kids
Eating disorder specialists explain why it's so important to refrain from calling the things we eat "good" and "bad."
What To Do — & Not Do — If You Discover Your Child Is Self-Harming
Psychologist Terri Bacow offers advice for navigating this sensitive situation.
WTF Is A “Decidual Cast”? Decoding This Mysterious Period Symptom
If you pass a large, triangular-shaped piece of tissue during your period, don't panic. Here's what it's all about.
Should Your Teen Try Skin Cycling?
A dermatologist weighs in on the safety and effectiveness of this TikTok trend.
How To Actually Stop Comparing Yourself To Other Moms
It's normal (even if it feels downright terrible), says cognitive-behavioral psychologist Terri Bacow.
Could Your Tween Or Teen Have Endometriosis? An OB-GYN Explains
How to know so you can support and advocate for your kid every step of the way.
What Do You Call Non-Binary Or Trans Parents?
Respecting a fellow parent's unique lived experiences and identity is the bare minimum, but it's OK to have questions.
Does Fertility Lube Really Work?
An OB-GYN breaks down whether your lube could be impacting your chances of getting pregnant.
What To Do If Your Company Doesn't Offer Any Paid Maternity Leave
A paid leave advocate is here to help you navigate the murky maternity leave waters.
What Does A COVID Cough Sound Like?
Here's how to know whether that cough is COVID-related or caused by something else.
What Not To Say To Someone Who's Pregnant & Disabled
One disabled soon-to-be mom shares why she wishes people would stop seeing her as "fragile" in her pregnancy.
How To Explain Native American Heritage Day To Your Kids
Three Native experts tell Scary Mommy how to honor the day with kids of all ages.
What We Can Learn About Egg Freezing From Jennifer Aniston's Fertility Journey
If a Hollywood A-lister wasn't given all her options, what hope do the rest of us have?