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France Just Made Spanking Illegal

Jan 06, 2017 / TODAY

Parents throughout France now need to think twice before spanking children who misbehave.


New Peanut Allergy Guidance: Most Kids Should Try Peanuts

Jan 05, 2017 / NBC News

New peanut allergy guidelines: Even high-risk kids high risk should try them, experts say.


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‘Hey Bae’: Decoding Teen Slang

Feb 16, 2015

Kathie Lee and Hoda discuss the most popular words teenagers use in text messages including “LOL,” “ship” and “53X. They also try to decipher the ever-popular term, “bae.”

Proposed Bill Would Fine Parents for Overweight Children

Feb 13, 2015

A controversial proposed bill in Puerto Rico is aimed at tackling childhood obesity by fining parents up to $800 if their overweight child doesn't lose weight.

Is It OK To Discipline Someone Else’s Child?

Feb 12, 2015

A drama called “The Slap” debuts on NBC Thursday, and it already has people talking. The story centers around a scene at a barbecue where a child is slapped by an adult who is not the child’s parent.

Parents Do This Sneaky Behavior in Front of Sons, but Not Daughters: Why?

Feb 11, 2015

When it comes to learning honesty, it seems boys may be getting a different lesson than girls. Parents are more willing to lie in front of their sons than their daughters, according to a recent analysis published by the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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