Recent Articles by Lois M. Collins
Published: Thursday, December 18, 2014 2:43 pm MST
For some families, this holiday feels different because they know they might never celebrate another all together.
Published: Tuesday, December 16, 2014 9:31 pm MST
Some states are giving pregnant women "far harsher" sentences than men get for the same drug offenses, a study says. Doctors are among those saying it has chilling effect on prenatal care and may do more harm t...
Published: Tuesday, December 16, 2014 8:18 am MST
It's easy to get carried away when law enforcement interactions go wrong. But that's not what usually happens, and it's a mistake to engage in an us-or-them war. We need them and usually owe them our gratitude.
Published: Friday, December 12, 2014 10:55 am MST
When Justin Hepler and Melanie Tannenbaum wed, the ceremony included a good-natured but accurate summary of what research says they'll have to do to make their marriage work. And yes, guests were provided the c...
Published: Tuesday, December 9, 2014 10:37 am MST
No "tiger" mom, this "elephant" mom doesn't let her kids cry themselves to sleep. They're not working on developing grit. She wants to be a warm, safe place where her children can be as big or as little as they...
Published: Friday, December 5, 2014 4:03 pm MST
Renowned pastor Timothy Keller ties theological aspects of prayer with his own experience and guidance into method to offer thought-provoking and helpful guidance in creating a robust prayer life in the recent ...
Published: Wednesday, December 3, 2014 3:23 pm MST
When it comes to filing away memories, babies only remember the best of times, according to research by Brigham Young University.
Published: Tuesday, December 2, 2014 12:42 pm MST
When the clerk told me I couldn't have what I wanted, I had to fight to control my temper. And that is not what this season is all about.
Published: Tuesday, December 2, 2014 10:12 am MST
Older couples whose marriages are not very happy have greater risk of heart trouble. And that's particularly true for the wife, according to Michigan State University research.
Here's how much you can expect to spend on gifts, and some expert advice on avoiding after-sale remorse
Published: Friday, November 28, 2014 1:22 am MST
A new Gallup poll says American adults expect to average about $720 spent on gifts this holiday season. Experts say that buyer's remorse is not hard to avoid if you follow some advice.