Lois M. Collins
Recent Articles by Lois M. Collins
Published: Thursday, December 12, 2013 4:55 pm MST
Housework's becoming a hot-button issue, with competing surveys and differing views about the division of labor. One camp says men should step up, another that everyone should slow down. And it turns out housew...
Published: Tuesday, December 10, 2013 12:34 pm MST
Alissa Parker remembers clearly what turned out to be her last conversation with her oldest daughter, Emilie, 6. They were in the little girl’s bedroom, looking at the flowers painted on the walls.
Published: Friday, December 6, 2013 4:59 pm MST
Netflix started as a company that sent the movies you wanted to your home, then it moved to direct streaming of video content. These days, the company's betting it can shape how audiences connect with content.
Published: Monday, December 2, 2013 11:12 am MST
Some students – and their parents – either have no ambition for a future beyond high school or they are not considering that the things they post online can have an impact on it.
Published: Monday, December 2, 2013 8:53 am MST
The speed at which children run has slowed down over the course of a generation, according to research involving millions of children in dozens of countries. Experts say the decline has been fairly consistent a...
Published: Friday, November 29, 2013 9:25 am MST
Most Americans believe there are situations in which patients should be allowed to die, but the number who believe medical professionals should do everything possible to keep patients alive is growing, accordin...
Published: Wednesday, November 27, 2013 3:12 pm MST
Most committed couples are on good terms when it comes to finances. But a new survey by Credit Karma found 1 in 10 consider their spouse or partner a financial bully. Young couples are more likely to feel bulli...
Published: Wednesday, November 20, 2013 11:12 am MST
Families negotiate new and old traditions, different ways of doing things and the old question: Do I really have to go to her recital?
Published: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 3:01 pm MST
More than 20 million American adults are looking for love — or at least someone to go to a concert with — online. It's a dating portal that isn't going away, but what steps reduce risks and improve ...
Published: Monday, November 18, 2013 7:43 pm MST
Texting's a great way for couples to say "I'm thinking of you." But serious talks, arguments and apologies should be conveyed more personally, according to researchers at BYU.