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What being rich, religious or Republican has to do with getting married

The unspoken rules of putting your kids on the internet

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More schools are offering mental health days. Is that a good thing?

The list of state legislatures greenlighting a day to decompress has grown, to cheers from students and mental health experts.

The pandemic hasn’t broken families, but it has shaken up their lives

Bills, thrills and savings accounts: Where was all that stimulus money spent?

Maybe it’s the stimulus checks, but Americans like the government more these days

What keeps American families awake at night? The answer depends on party affiliation

When it comes to marriage, do younger Americans have commitment issues?

The cost of the pandemic for American families

When it comes to ideas about race, the biggest gap isn’t between whites and non-whites

Should American families get a monthly allowance?

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Men did more housework during the pandemic. Will it last?

Men did step up in doing chores and child care during the pandemic. But will that change turn into a trend?

Perspective: What does testosterone have to do with culture, love and marriage?

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How the Gabby Petito case could change America’s domestic violence laws

Experts say America’s laws — and those who enforce them — misunderstand the dynamics of abusive relationships.

What’s being done to help human trafficking victims in Utah? This recovery center is seeking donations

I donned LuLaRoe leggings to write this piece

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How parents are (still) balancing homeschool and work

A silver lining of the prolonged pandemic might just be the way it rapidly reprioritized life choices toward the essentials — especially family.

My family was late celebrating this Jewish holiday. Here’s why I’m letting go of my shame

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The ‘parents are miserable’ message turns out to be wrong

Parents used to be the most miserable ones. No more.

Horror movies and marital quality: What one tells you about the other

Everything parents need to know about COVID-19 vaccines for children

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Has welfare reform improved lives?

New study suggests that analyzing consumption tells more than trying to measure incomes.

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Are more Americans going hungry because of the pandemic?

For children, Blacks and some folks in the South, the answer is yes.

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Is more better when it comes to COVID-19 vaccines?

Reports show some folks are making their own rules about COVID vaccination and hoping it won’t cause problems later.

Utah will soon see hundreds of refugees. Is there enough affordable housing?

How Mitt Romney and Marco Rubio want to give new parents paid leave

This New York hospital is going to ‘pause’ delivering babies because of COVID-19

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Why some homeschooling families hit the road during the pandemic

The pandemic revealed what veteran homeschoolers knew all along: There is more than one way to teach a child.

Inside a BYU professor’s push to help a family escape the Taliban 

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Researchers show how being anti-sexist doesn’t mean you’re anti-racist

Researchers tracked attitudes over 40 years on gender and racial equality and say that changing views matter when it comes to supporting policies that combat or reinforce inequality.

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Can teens get a COVID-19 vaccine if their parents say no?

Teens are starting to organize education campaigns, but laws tend to favor parents in health decisions.

Who regulates amusement parks? In some states, it’s the park itself

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The power of praise

BYU researchers found teachers who employ a simple strategy see far less disruption — and kids get better grades.

How the ‘social safety net’ in a $3.5 trillion budget plan might impact families

Does your DNA explain how you parent?

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Do parents prefer remote or in-office work?

The pandemic let families test-drive flexibility and now they want employers to pay attention.

A feminist battle cry for some good ol’ fashioned gender roles

Congress, pediatricians and parents ask: When can we expect COVID-19 vaccination for kids?

This animated series was created to prevent suicide

Republicans’ crusade against the ‘childless left’ is not a ploy. We fight for our kids

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Pediatrics group says COVID-19 made this health problem worse

The American Academy of Pediatrics says doctors need to screen for a different set of symptoms associated with the coronavirus: mental and behavioral health problems.

No, we absolutely do not need a ‘kids menu’ for porn

What’s in the Democrats’ budget proposal that could help your family?

Perspective: I tried to show the struggle of kids in masks. The internet shamed me as a mom, instead

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Wedding bells are ringing again, but divorces may be on the rise, too

Data suggests marriages may rise dramatically — for a little while. But what’s happening long-term?

Has President Biden’s families plan helped? These Utahns say yes

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Why the eviction moratorium isn’t the answer to a housing crisis that’s hurting kids

What happens to kids in eviction ban — and why is rental aid so slow?

What a ‘Game of Thrones’ star had to say about fatherhood