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'A little spanking here and there is necessary if it's called for,' admits one commenter
Our results suggest that young children must learn the principle of direct reciprocity in order to apply it
Next month, I will turn 29 and in all honesty, I thought by now I would have figured out what I want to do but on most days, I feel like I’m sleepwalking, just waiting for my own oblivion
Attachment parenting is a parenting style that focuses on nurturing the connection parents can develop with their babies
‘Lahat ng medalyang nakamit ko ay para lamang sayo. Walang tatalo sa tatay na katulad mo!’ says Ryan Russel Reyes
Your child might suffer not because of who they are but because of other people. Don't be one of those people.
From Saab Magalona to Richelle Singson-Michael, here's what motherhood has taught these new moms
Pia Wurtzbach, Jasmine Curtis-Smith, and Tom Rodriguez talk about the lessons the number one women in their lives imparted
Here’s how you can make sure your child’s active time goes unhindered
Learn a couple of parenting tips and tricks from the celeb mom’s latest vlog featuring baby Seve
There is an expectation that having a baby will result in the rosy glow of motherhood. But postnatal depression can leave many women with a persistent feeling of deep sadness, and a loss of interest in life.
The Expanded Maternity Leave Act allows any female worker who will avail of maternity leave to transfer up to 7 of her 105 days of paid leave to the child’s father, whether they are married or not
New parent? You’ll know just how expensive diapers can get. But here’s how you can provide only the best for your child while saving money
The discount will not apply to bills exceeding P2,000 for single or accumulated receipts made in the same establishment and within the same day
Social development skills are just as important as cognitive skills when learning
New research found brain changes among kids using screens more than 7 hours a day and lower cognitive skills among those using screens more than two hours a day
The recent incidents of bullying that sparked outrage online raised this important question: What should you do if your child is being bullied?
The city-state's high court says that 'the evidence has demonstrated to us that it is very much in the interests of the child that the adoption order be made'
(UPDATED) The bill will now be tackled at the bicameral conference committee level, where lawmakers will reconcile conflicting provisions in the House and Senate versions
Does benevolent sexism always undermine women? It might depend on context.
The Positive Discipline of Children Act seeks to protect minors from all forms of physical and mental violence
The new policy applies to US suppliers with 50 or more employees who do substantial work for the company
'This is a get-together of moms—moms coming together. Isn’t that what is important? It is the essence of bringing back the culture of breastfeeding'
How do you keep it real when you – and your pets – are social media stars?
A first-time mom shares her breastfeeding journey with her little one
You can't take on their problems — they need to face it themselves. But here's how you can guide them
For her first vlog, a single mom shares three important lessons on love and life
Gender-fluid persons can go through the entire spectrum of gender identity and present themselves as masculine, feminine, neither, or both
'My daughter's death was my own death but instead of passing on, I lived to see my own life crumble apart'
The directors, who married in 2013, talk about tolerance and being parents to two boys
Most Filipinos already 'accept' President Rodrigo Duterte's propensity to use cusswords and hurl insults at his critics, claims Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque
'The thought that any state would seek to deter parents by inflicting such abuse on children is unconscionable,' says Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein during the opening of a session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva
First-time parents Mark and Ana walk us through things every new parent should know
Michael Rotondo, who is still living in his parents' home in New York state at the age of 30, argues he isn't a burden to them, saying they 'don't provide laundry or food'
Drew gets candid about being a dad, and why he considers Iya as a 'natural mom' to son Primo
Play time prepares them for growing up, and you need to be a part of it
More than the toys and gifts, it's the little things that Pedro and Morena do for their son whenever they're at home that count
Coming out is difficult especially when you’re young. But for parents like Grace, acceptance comes easy
Moms, you can win special gift packs and P100,000 in cash!
The Marawi priest rescued from the Maute Group, and the parents of Joanna Demafelis – the OFW found dead in a freezer in Kuwait – will join the Washing of the Feet ritual led by Cardinal Tagle on Holy Thursday
'When a parent accompanied by relatives and bodyguards comes in brandishing statements like ‘We are a family of lawyers and killers!’ or ‘We can take down this school’ – these are statements the ADDU as a University can only take very seriously,' says ADDU president Father Joel Tabora SJ
If you’re a Filipina mom 20 years old and above with a baby 3 years old or younger, you can join the Pampers Go Galaw contest from March 17-May 16, 2018!
A survey by Rappler reveals that most parents don't know their choice of diaper can hinder their child's mobility
The GradMaker app from Manulife gives parents the opportunity to invest in their child’s future and Pay It Forward to children in need
Learn what kinds of nutrients babies need, and when you can introduce them to solids
Holaina Tan, mother of 4-year-old Aki, shares her own journey as a parent and how it changed her life
When you nurture your child’s success as early as possible, you grow as well