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One of the best parenting tips comes from a 4,800-year-old fossil

One of the best parenting tips comes from a 4,800-year-old fossil

Good parenting apparently predates modern history.
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Putting the family council to work

Putting the family council to work

Flatulence was the topic of the night at our most recent family council.
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8 of the latest teen trends you shouldn't trust

8 of the latest teen trends you shouldn't trust

You can’t really trust teens these days.
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Do we really need milk?

Do we really need milk?

Once considered "nature's perfect food," milk is falling out of favor with consumers — unless it's made from almonds or cashews.
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Millennials reject capitalism and socialism, Harvard survey shows

Millennials reject capitalism and socialism, Harvard survey shows

Millennials don't see themselves as capitalists, according to a new poll by Harvard's Institute of Politics. But they don't see themselves as ... Read More
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How to let go of everyday fears

How to let go of everyday fears

Sure, most of us have experienced the big fears, say, of public speaking or snakes. But what about the everyday fears, the ones that silently ... Read More
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If you get cheated on, you can still win later in life

If you get cheated on, you can still win later in life

If recent research is to be believed, those who are cheated on — like Beyonce or former first lady Hillary Clinton — truly run the world.
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Widows can handle pain and stress better than you

Widows can handle pain and stress better than you

Life can be tough for a widow. But recent research shows not all hope is lost.
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5 dads who won America’s hearts

5 dads who won America’s hearts

American families have changed significantly over the last 50 years, mostly in ways to help dads.
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8 things you didn't know happen to your body after giving birth

8 things you didn't know happen to your body after giving birth

It's amazing that women's bodies know how to care for a small human. Naturally, this feat causes changes to a woman's body ... Read More
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Is your 'doctor' really an M.D.?

Is your 'doctor' really an M.D.?

From a teenager posing as a physician to a chiropractor practicing "pastoral medicine," some people sound like doctors, but they're not. A report on ...

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6 ways to protect your child from abuse

6 ways to protect your child from abuse

Did you know 90 percent of child sexual abuse victims know the abuser in some way?
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9 ways you're unknowingly making yourself unattractive

9 ways you're unknowingly making yourself unattractive

We all know that beauty isn't just skin deep. A person's beauty doesn't completely depend on their physical characteristics; personality traits can ... Read More
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5 totally valid reasons why he hasn't kissed you

5 totally valid reasons why he hasn't kissed you

So, he hasn’t kissed you. If you’re anything like my sister, when something is amiss you immediately jump to the worst possible conclusion ... Read More
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How families can keep the Sabbath when the world interferes

How families can keep the Sabbath when the world interferes

Keeping the Sabbath isn't optional, at least not in God's book. But observing the day of rest prescribed in the 10 Commandments can ... Read More
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This family had to wait 100 years to have a baby girl. Will you?

This family had to wait 100 years to have a baby girl. Will you?

When it came to having baby girls, the Underdahl family from Post Falls, Idaho, were clear underdogs.
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Why you sleep better in your own bed

Why you sleep better in your own bed

New research shows why we feel groggy while traveling even if we're in the same time zone. It's because our brains refuse to ... Read More
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Thousands threaten to boycott Target over transgender bathroom policy

Thousands threaten to boycott Target over transgender bathroom policy

The American Family Association, a conservative Christian advocacy group, claims to have gathered more than a half million signatures of people promising to boycott Target ... Read More
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How I degrade myself as a mom with this one word

How I degrade myself as a mom with this one word

I sat down with fellow columnist Carmen Rasmusen Herbert in a KSL radio studio a few weeks ago to discuss “the quest for perfection among ... Read More
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5 ways to let go of haunting words from your past

5 ways to let go of haunting words from your past

Struggling to forget “those things which are behind” is perhaps one of the most tragic things that unites the human race.
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20 nondieting weight loss tips

20 nondieting weight loss tips

If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.
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A three-parent birth certificate? It's becoming more common

A three-parent birth certificate? It's becoming more common

Changes to family structure increasingly prompt changes to family paperwork, including in some communities where a birth certificate lists three parents instead of the customary ... Read More
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These women are more likely to have IVF success

These women are more likely to have IVF success

There are two types of women who have the most success with fertility treatments: teachers and the rich.
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One reason to love Prince: he inspired the parental advisory label

One reason to love Prince: he inspired the parental advisory label

Prince, who died Thursday afternoon at the age of 57, wasn’t just a singer and songwriter. He produced a number of songs, wrote a ... Read More
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Can you be both fit and fat?

Can you be both fit and fat?

Mirna Valerio, a Georgia teacher and coach, is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs — to the best of her knowledge — between 245-250 pounds.
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Do chore charts really work?

Do chore charts really work?

One week after I started new chore charts for my kids, I saw my friend post on Facebook this quote attributed to Simon C. Holland:
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Suicide rates spike in adolescent girls, women

Suicide rates spike in adolescent girls, women

Suicide is on the rise in America, and two groups in particular show a significant spike: middle-aged whites and adolescent girls.
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9 easy ways you can help refugees

9 easy ways you can help refugees

According to Mercy Corps, "Syria’s civil war is the worst humanitarian crisis of our time. Half the country’s pre-war population — more than 11 ... Read More
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These kids just sent the best text of the year, and it helped save their lives

These kids just sent the best text of the year, and it helped save their lives

Kids do the darndest things. And, in the case of two children in Nebraska recently, that includes saving lives.
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11 ways to announce your pregnancy after you’ve taken a Bluetooth pregnancy test

11 ways to announce your pregnancy after you’ve taken a Bluetooth pregnancy test

We just can’t do anything without an app, can we?
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Chinese parents want compensation for obeying abandoned one-child rule

Chinese parents want compensation for obeying abandoned one-child rule

Chinese families that obeyed the government's rule that limited them to having only one child or face penalties are pushing back since the rule ... Read More
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Americans don't like divorce, but view is softening on cohabitating

Americans don't like divorce, but view is softening on cohabitating

The number of Americans who find cohabitating acceptable has been growing, but fewer adults say they approve of divorce, according to a recent National Health ... Read More
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40 ways to show your wife you love her every day

40 ways to show your wife you love her every day

Cultivating a great relationship takes lots of work. However, it's the small -- even easy -- things that make the biggest difference. These 40 things are ... Read More
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15 signs you're the best couple ever

15 signs you're the best couple ever

Everyone has their favorite couples. Whether they are friends, celebrities or grandparents, there are people you look to who have amazing relationships you hope to ... Read More
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19 signs you are an introvert (even if you don't think so)

19 signs you are an introvert (even if you don't think so)

There are a lot of misconceptions about introverts. Personally, I thought introverts were people who locked their bedroom doors so that they could pet their ... Read More
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Why we should have quit sugar 40 years ago

Why we should have quit sugar 40 years ago

Processed sugar, research increasingly suggests, makes us prematurely old, wrinkly and obese. But its position as Public Health Enemy No. 1 is relatively new, despite ... Read More
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Eat like a queen and live longer

Eat like a queen and live longer

When Queen Elizabeth was born in 1926, the average British woman could expect to live about 70 years. The British monarch turned 90 last Thursday ... Read More
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An unusual tool that Australian group hopes will save young lives

An unusual tool that Australian group hopes will save young lives

The Australian Road Safety Foundation has launched an unusual community-based campaign to save young lives.
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The Clean Cut: Evian babies surf in new advertisement

The Clean Cut: Evian babies surf in new advertisement

The Evian babies were synchronized swimmers in 1998, Rollerbladers in 2009 and dancers in 2013. In an advertisement for the water brand released Tuesday, the ... Read More
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7 signs you aren't giving your wife enough attention

7 signs you aren't giving your wife enough attention

Many men find women hard to read; but if you know the signs, you'll know exactly what your wife needs. Most of the time ... Read More
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5 times breastfeeding moms got the support they deserved

5 times breastfeeding moms got the support they deserved

Your decision on how long to breastfeed comes down to two essential aspects of your life: your social support network and your finances.
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4 reasons why you should tenaciously hold on to hope

4 reasons why you should tenaciously hold on to hope

On dark days — and we all have them — it is easy to think that nothing is going to turn out all right. That’s when ... Read More
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This is how to make sure Facebook doesn’t kill your marriage

This is how to make sure Facebook doesn’t kill your marriage

Sharing too much information online can wreck your marriage and career.
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I never saw myself as a mother

I never saw myself as a mother

Growing up, I saw myself as a teacher, artist, musician, writer and even a dancer. But not as a mother.
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Losing weight for your sweetheart: Part 4 (The “Cruise Ship Diet”)

Losing weight for your sweetheart: Part 4 (The “Cruise Ship Diet”)

As we mentioned in the three earlier columns in this series, going on an effective diet can be one of the best gifts we can ... Read More
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The Clean Cut: Boy Scout applauded for returning Chris Hemsworth's wallet

The Clean Cut: Boy Scout applauded for returning Chris Hemsworth's wallet

What would you do if you found Thor’s wallet?
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Twins used their ADHD to become millionaires

Twins used their ADHD to become millionaires

Twin brothers Mark and Mike Patey, both dyslexic, both diagnosed with ADHD and both inclined to get into trouble at school, were determined to prove ... Read More
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Losing weight (For your spouse or sweetheart) Part 3

Losing weight (For your spouse or sweetheart) Part 3

Note: This is the third of four articles in the "Sweetheart Diet" series.
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The very real and present danger of child abuse

The very real and present danger of child abuse

English comedian Stephen Fry’s recent comments about how child abuse victims should handle their grief didn’t go over too well with child abuse ... Read More
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Pay equity, living wage and other hot-button money debates

Pay equity, living wage and other hot-button money debates

The recent Equal Pay Day was designated by the National Committee on Pay Equity to point out what it sees as an injustice in wages ... Read More
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