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Study: Taste of alcohol for kids unwise

Study: Taste of alcohol for kids unwise

PITTSBURGH—A parent enjoying an alcoholic drink might find his or her young child curious about what’s in that bottle or glass.

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I'm a straight woman married to a woman

I've never questioned my sexuality, my desire to be with a man.

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No photos: Parents keeping babies off Facebook

No photos: Parents keeping babies off Facebook

More parents are consciously keeping their children's photos and identities off the Internet.

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No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook

No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook

Wasim Ahmad and his wife, Lakshmi Ramsoondar-Ahmad, bought a website domain with their son’s name, making it password-protected so only relatives can see updates.

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More parents opting to keep babies off Facebook

More parents opting to keep babies off Facebook

Some have safety concerns. Others worry about where the data will wind up.

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USDA: Cost to raise child up slightly to $245,340

WASHINGTON — A message for new parents: Get ready for sticker shock.

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Peek into brain shows how kids learn math skills

Peek into brain shows how kids learn math skills

FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2013, file photo, third grade teacher Melissa Grieshober teaches a math lesson at Silver Lake Elementary School in Middletown, Del. Sometime in elementary school, you quit counting your fingers and just know the answer. Now scientists have put youngsters into brain sca…

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Peek into brain shows how kids learn math

Peek into brain shows how kids learn math

WASHINGTON — Sometime in elementary school, you quit counting your fingers and just know the answer. Now scientists have put youngsters into brain scanners to find out why, and watched how the brain reorganizes itself as kids learn math.

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Advice from Carolyn Hax: Baby daddy is available again

Advice from Carolyn Hax: Baby daddy is available again

Take a good look in mirror before you become that person.

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for May 18

DEAR CAROLYN: I have a very dear cousin and a very dear daughter, but they do not hit it off. Cousin lives out of state and only visits a couple times a year — usually at one of the big holidays. Due to social media differences (for which both are at fault), Daughter refuses to be at family …

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for May 11

Dear Carolyn: So eight years ago, my best friend of 15 years — my maid of honor — basically told me, via email, no less, two months before wedding, that she had other plans on my wedding day. 

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for May 2

I'm a 21-year-old currently studying abroad at a great distance from my parents. I love my parents very much, and, as a result, we communicate frequently. During college, I would call my mother four or so times a week, but with the time difference, communication here is limited to email. I h…

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Online cooking groups dish up friendships

Online cooking groups dish up friendships

Laurie Woodward planned to fly from her home in Pittsburgh this month across the country to Mukilteo, Wash., to serve as matron of honor to a bride she’s never met. And it’s all because of baking.

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for April 25

My daughter is in seventh grade. Her best friend brags a lot about her grades ("I got an A" ... said with a sing-songy voice). Same best friend has issues with perfectionism. Crumbles if she gets less than an A. My daughter is an all-A-and-one-B type of student so far, which is fine with us.

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for April 13

My husband and I recently chaperoned a five-day high school trip. The daughter of some friends was one of the students. She has had a contentious relationship with her parents, and was distant with us and the other chaperones.

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for Feb. 21

Dear Carolyn:

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for Jan. 31

Hi, Carolyn:

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for Jan. 12

Recently I was diagnosed with breast cancer at an early stage (but will still require surgery and other treatment). I have told only a very few people. One was a friend of over 20 years, who then told an acquaintance, someone I never would have told. I was very angry that my alleged friend t…

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Carolyn Hax: When grandparents don’t fit your dream, reset expectations

What should a mom do when her children feel rejected by their own grandparents?

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Dear Abby for Dec. 14

Dear Abby for Dec. 14

DEAR ABBY: I’m 16 and come from a devout Roman Catholic family. My parents have taken my brother and me to church every Sunday without fail my entire life. We pray before meals, before school, at bedtime and at other times every day. My room is filled with religious objects. As far as I know…

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