"Older parenthood will upend
American society." "Is waiting to have kids a big mistake
?" "Why do women believe they can delay children
for so long?" "Older men are more likely than young ones to father a child who develops autism or schizophrenia, because of random mutations
that become more numerous with advancing paternal age."
"Boxes where parents can leave an unwanted baby
, common in medieval Europe, have been making a comeback over the last 10 years. Supporters say a heated box, monitored by nurses, is better for babies than abandonment on the street - but the UN says it violates the rights of the child." [more inside]
A woman wonders how she will teach her daughter about sex in an essay titled How I Learned About Sex
"Before I let go of my little boy, I needed to spend time with him. So I brought him home, and our journey began
In 1992, Maureen Dabbagh's ex-husband kidnapped their daughter and fled to Syria. Now Maureen was about to step into a universe she had no idea existed: the covert world of the "snatchback
She would go on to become a snatchback agent herself
, to help other "left behinds
Also, How to kidnap your children and get away with it
"I'm not a monster."
Remember the woman caught on film hitting her daughter?
She's now in custody. "It's clear here the young lady lost her temper.." Well, yeah.