The average prisoner has neither the power to compel transportation to court nor the money to hire an attorney. But one Chicago court may have found a fix.
In Europe, a reproductive rights issue yields an unlikely partnership.
A whole-family approach shows promise in keeping young offenders out of prison.
A younger sister shares her profound grief for a brother who can’t seem to escape a cycle of crime and prison.
One advocate describes what happens in a family when a child is behind bars.
A sibling bond that could not be broken by incarceration.
Whether he wins or not, the Republican nominee has pushed his party closer to the Democratic position a key economic issue.
With families in tow, parents on campus require different support than traditional students.
San Antonio is bringing everyone to the classroom.
Any differences in personality are so small that they barely matter, new research says.
Public report cards for doctors led to lowered costs and more natural births.
Out of preference or necessity, some mothers are relying on milk donated by acquaintances or online connections. But is it safe?
Parents can use apps to digitally track their pregnancies and, once the child is born, naps, moods, and even diaper changes. Is there a tradeoff to all that data?
How the story of Chris Kyle resurfaced an the age-old moral dilemma
In terms of food consumption, the Super Bowl marks the unhealthiest day of the year.
Research suggests that a love of particular songs can be passed from generation to generation.
The Nurse Family Partnership coaches poor first-time moms on parenting and life skills from pregnancy through the toddler years.
A history of adventure playgrounds, which offer children the opportunity for no-rules recreation
From joy and attachment to anxiety and protectiveness, mothering behavior begins with biochemical reactions.
Turning our two-bedroom apartment into a makeshift hospital for my son's long-term care meant giving our family life a makeover, too.