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2012-03-13 10:44:29

New research at the University of Warwick into 50 years of motherhood manuals has revealed how despite their differences they have always issued advice as orders and set unattainably high standards for new mums and babies. Angela Davis, from the Department of History at the University of Warwick, carried out 160 interviews with women of all ages and from all backgrounds to explore their experiences of motherhood for her new book, Modern Motherhood: Women and Family in England, 1945-2000....

2012-02-07 15:39:00

SEATTLE and BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Talaris Institute(TM) and Teaching Strategies, Inc. are pleased to announce Teaching Strategies' acquisition of the Parenting Counts product line, developed by the Talaris Institute, a non-profit organization founded by Bruce and Jolene McCaw. Parenting Counts is a research-based family of products designed to support...

2011-08-31 07:00:00

LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif., Aug. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Iconosys, Inc., a leader in mobile safety communication and life-style Smartphone applications is proud to announce the next in its series of PunkBlocker(TM) Smartphone Apps. LatchKey Kid(TM) notifies parents when their children get home from school with text message to phone or instant messenger service like Skype, Yahoo Instant Messenger, and others. A 1944 NBC documentary gave the title "Latchkey Kid" to the children that...

2011-08-20 00:00:32

The Holistic Moms Network, a national 501c3 non-profit organization, announces their annual 2011 Natural Living Conference in Irvine, CA featuring Keynote Speakers Robyn O'Brien, author of The Unhealthy Truth, and actress Mayim Bialik, currently starring on Big Bang Theory. Caldwell, NJ (PRWEB) August 19, 2011 The Holistic Moms Network (http://www.holisticmoms.org) announced today their 8th Annual Natural Living Conference will be held at the Irvine Marriott in Irvine, California on...

2011-05-31 20:30:00

LOS ANGELES, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In The Happiest Baby on the Block, Dr. Harvey Karp reveals his cure for colic AND a sure-fire way to boost any baby's sleep. No wonder his DVD/book are the #1 parenting guides on Amazon.com and are now at the very top of Babble's Newborn Essentials for 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110531/LA11785LOGO) Babble annually salutes the best products to help parents survive their baby's first months - and this year it proclaimed The...

2011-05-07 00:00:03

New Website Creates Interactive Parenting Community (PRWEB) May 06, 2011 Social networking is the popular buzz word today, but more than that, it represents the valuable opportunity to gather like-minded people around a specific interest or concern. Kakabox.com has identified an important interest niche in the world of parenting, especially babies and young children, but also including teenagers. This new, interactive site offers a variety of useful, easy-to-use tools for parents. By...

2010-07-12 08:00:00

CHICAGO, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents will find guidance on how to create healthy sleep habits for their infants in a new iPhone App created by distinguished pediatricians Dr. Marc Weissbluth and his son, Dr. Daniel Weissbluth. This first-of-its-kind App, the "Weissbluth Method Infant Nap App" was inspired by Dr. Marc Weissbluth's landmark book, Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child and is also compatible with iPod Touch and iPad. This App, designed for parents to use with any...

2010-03-08 06:45:00

MIAMI, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The movie Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire, tells the story of a teenager who is habitually abused by a mother from hell. And while Mo'Nique has won accolades for her portrayal of evil personified, Dr. Jeffrey Fine hopes her award-winning role serves as a wake-up call to moms and dads everywhere. "Parents need to look at the epidemic of abuse and neglect in modern-day America," says Dr. Fine, a psychologist with 30 years of experience. Pointing...

2009-11-10 07:20:00

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Adoption parenting expert Bryan Post's latest book, The Great Behavior Breakdown, offers parents proven formulas for handling problem behaviors in children - particularly adopted children who may have experienced traumas in their early lives. The book is divided into chapters that deal with some of the most common behavioral issues, like lying and bedtime problems, as well as more severe behaviors like self-mutilation and lack of conscience. "I...

2009-09-10 08:46:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Baby Durables Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p0119493/World-Baby-Durables-Market.html This report analyzes the US market for Baby Durables in Millions of US$. The market for Baby Durables is analyzed by the following segments: Furniture, Mobility Aids, Day Care Products, and Hygiene, Well-Being & Safety Products. Annual forecasts are provided for...