Democratic presidential contender Kamala Harris has proposed new legislation to address a thorny parental problem - how to care for children whose school days end hours before the workday.
The mother of the six-year-old, whose hands were dipped in hot water and left to rot by his guardian, has broken her silence on the matter.
Good news for parents who feel an uneven distribution of labour surrounding childcare (think laundry, diaper duty, etc.): “Baby prenups” are now a thing.
He may have started out singing cover versions on cheap compilation albums, but Elton John went on to become the fifth highest-selling recording artist of all time.
First things first: This is not another article that simply tells you to “go on a date night.”
General Overseer of Action Chapel International Church, Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams, has urged parents to strongly oppose any form of sexual education which runs contrary to their religious beliefs and culture.
A distraught mother says her children have become reclusive and are scared to be in the presence of other adults apart from their parents as a result of sexual abuse at school.
A mother of two children [name withheld] has narrated the heartwrenching story of how they were sexually abused at school.
Sara Peach's labor was induced because of eclampsia, and she spent most of her son's first day separated from him. Here, she tells her story.
A Kentucky teacher has gone viral for a thoughtful act that ensured no student felt left out.
Shaketha Marion McGregor is a mom-of-three from Georgia who wanted to teach her beloved children an important life lesson about earning money.
The Executive Director of the National Population Council has called on parents to be responsible in the upkeep of their children to prevent them, especially the girls, from entering into early sexual relationships.
I had been married 10 years before I decided to have a child. It was a carefully calculated economic, intellectual and psychological decision.
While many people can pick up on signs of postpartum depression in new mothers, the same signs are often mistaken for something else or missed entirely in fathers, a British study suggests.
If you are a parent, working from home can rank as a blessing and a curse.
In a world of credit cards, online banking, tax codes, investments and retirement plans, keeping up with money can be tough for adults, and even more so for kids.
There are great fathers who have laid down their lives to make their children who they are today.
Reading habits differ from one child to another. While some kids have a natural flair for books, others may find reading torturous.
Parents have been urged to adopt innovative measures in disciplining their wards in place of punitive forms of punishment, such as spanking.
In a new set of guidelines, the World Health Organization said that infants under 1 year old should not be exposed to electronic screens and that children between the ages of 2 and 4 should not have more than one hour of “sedentary screen time” each day.
It seems these days that strangers notice my growing belly immediately after one of my three children does something outrageous in public.
One thing I know more than anything else is how hard it is to be a parent. We are thrown into the job with no training and it’s a total crap-shoot as to how successful we will be.
You cut your cable. You brown bag your lunch most days. And lattes? You gave them up long ago in the name of saving money.
Cyber security analyst, Philemon Hini says parents who post images and videos of children on social media, risk exposing them to criminals in the cyber space.
Many moms report that their baby’s first word was “mama”.
Ogechi Babalola was over the moon when she and her husband found out that they were expecting their first child together.
A Canadian mother has been reunited with her son who was abducted in 1987 as a toddler.
Kids often say hilarious and nonsensical things. But sometimes they make some really good points that make you think, “Can’t argue with that!”
Many children are picky eaters, making every meal a challenge. But for some, the problem goes deeper than not liking vegetables or whole-wheat bread.
Redwood Planters Summit, a free conference for parents with primary and secondary school children, takes place on Saturday at the Fiesta Royale Hotel in Accra.
Eva advises a newly-married woman, who's beginning to think about having children, how to get her head around the idea of childbirth.
This photo is testament to an undying hope in the face of heartbreak after heartbreak.
The cordiality of the relationship parents have with children goes a long way to affect their development as adolescents.
Imagine earning only GHS 250 a month but having to cater for eight dependants and yourself.
When a Wisconsin couple went into hospital for the birth of their baby it was not just mum who had an eventful night, dad had to step up in a way he never imagined.
A young woman has shared heartbreaking images of her premature babies on social media, taken not long after they had passed away just hours after they born.
Hundreds of Ghanaian women who cannot conceive are known to attend prayer camps with the promise of getting pregnant, but some of them are left to die.
All kids have the ability to develop mental muscle. We just have to teach them how to exercise their minds.
Most parents will acknowledge that children are hard work, but are likely to say the rewards outweigh the challenges. To feel differently is almost unspeakable, but there are women who regret having children.
Parents have been urged to place more value on girl child education to help the country achieve gender equality.
After using her parents’ credit card to rent a house in which to throw a wild party, a Canadian 14-year-old is in major trouble.
How easy is it to get pregnant? Judging by the scaremongering sex education I received, you’d think all it took was the touch of the tip, the slip of a condom or the missing of a pill and – bam! – you’re a pregnant teenager and your life as you know it is over.
"My daughter was born by emergency C-section after her heart rate dropped dramatically during contractions. The surgery went smoothly. But what followed just 24 hours after giving birth were six days of uncertainty."
Tune in into Ghana's award-winning family programme, Home Affair, this weekend and begin the talk to empower children and young girls to stop the abuse, rape and defilement.
Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Ablema Afeku foresees the creative arts sector outperforming the manufacturing sector if the potential is fully harnessed.
More than 600 people answered a call for local men to attend a “Breakfast with Dads,” an event to bring middle schoolers and “father figures” together for a meal.
Mark Zuckerberg is taking parental leave for the month of December, the Facebook CEO announced Saturday.
GHS indicates that a total of 8,400 children die prematurely out of the 140,000 childbirths every year, while 2,822 women died during childbirth between 2014 and 2016.
The failure to adapt to boarding house environment at the senior high schools could lead to student depression, a clinical psychologist has cautioned.
Could your low expectations of men or your quick ability to praise them have more to do with your father than you thought?