Fifth disease: Everything you need to know

Sometimes called “slapped cheek syndrome,” this condition usually looks worse than it is.

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How to manage your baby or toddler's sleep schedule over the holidays

During the holidays, family events can result in overtired, tantrummy kids—and sleep-deprived, short-on-patience parents. Here’s how to survive without everyone’s sleep going sideways.

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The Challenge of Child Care

A recent study of graduates from the University of Chicago's business school showed that in the early years after graduating, men and women had 'nearly identical labor incomes and weekly hours worked.' But 15 years after graduation, the men were making about 75 percent more than the women; only the women who did not have children and never took time off had careers that resembled the men's. The United States is the only westernized country without a paid parental leave policy in place.

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