Recent Articles by Lois M. Collins
Published: Monday, May 2, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
You can view individuals with certain really difficult but largely unseen challenges as starfish on a beach; it turns out that tossing them back into the ocean so they can thrive may not be such a difficult tas...
Published: Monday, May 2, 2016 1:59 pm MDT
A number of online funding sites are allowing individuals to raise money to pay for a divorce.
Published: Monday, May 2, 2016 2:28 am MDT
A poll of young American adults finds they don't see themselves as capitalists, but they don't embrace socialism, either.
Published: Monday, May 2, 2016 2:21 am MDT
Research shows that the first food many babies are given includes levels of arsenic that may be cause for concern.
Published: Thursday, April 28, 2016 8:42 am MDT
The American Family Association said it has gathered a half million signatures from people promising to boycott Target stores over the policy allowing people to use the bathroom that matches their gender identi...
Published: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 3:09 pm MDT
Researchers examined 75 studies spanning a half century to figure out what spanking does and does not do. They found the effects linger into childhood in ways that may surprise parents.
Published: Tuesday, April 26, 2016 2:04 am MDT
Governments and individuals are increasingly grappling with changes in family, including the listing of three parents on a child's birth certificate.
Published: Monday, April 25, 2016 9:35 am MDT
Teen moms trust their guts when it comes to infant sleep, even when their instincts directly contradict the advice from experts, small study finds.
Published: Monday, April 25, 2016 5:37 am MDT
Families that obeyed the now-abandoned one-child rule lash out over lost chance to have more children and secure future.
Published: Friday, April 22, 2016 6:53 pm MDT
A new National Health Statistics report finds more Americans are cohabitating, fewer approve of divorce, and family life is playing out very differently than in the past.