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How would you punish a 4 year old for this?

T. R. asks from Salt Lake City In this video, a man ordering McDonalds at the drive through in Salt Lake City, Utah brandished a gun at employees after they gave him the wrong order. The employees call the police who pull him out of his car onto the groun...


Camping in the mountains when sick?

R. G. asks from Denver

I have been battling a cold and sinus infection for a few days and this weekend we were supposed to take the kids camping. While I want to go as I love spending time outdoors hiking and enjoying the nature, I am afraid that this may worsen my condition, so I do not know ...


A visitor from Ethiopia?

M. B. asks from Stratford

A friend of ours just came back from four months in Ethiopia and wants to visit our 12 week old baby. Is it safe?


Sinusitis _ advice please!

R. G. asks from Denver

About 10 days ago I came down with a sore throat, chills, runny nose, sinus congestion and mild headache. I took OTC meds for couple of days and felt better so I stopped taking meds. Two days later my symptoms came back - lots of face pressure, eyes and forehead pain, lo...


I had group B strep while delivering my child 26 yrs ago...

L. W. asks from Newport Coast

My daughter was kept in hospital for 3 days and had a spinal tap to make sure she was 26 yrs later she has had ongoing stomach issues for years and she just found out that she has group B serious is this?


Is there a monitor on this site?

M. P. asks from Portland

I don't know how to communicate directly with mamapedia. I remember a few years ago it seemed that some members knew how to make contact directly. Perhaps because the monitor responded to some posts. I don't see that happening for some time. All the crazy posts and r...


How Do Galactagogues Work?

by Brooke Nally

Things are always better in color, right? Colorful photos, colorful fashion, colorful makeup palettes, and for today’s extra special treat—colorful galactagogues, or more specifically, the rainbow of galactagogues…. More


Coach By Example...Your Kids Are Listening

by Kristy Pepping of Upparent

On your mark, beep! I dive into the icy cold pool, goggles on, with a range of emotions. Can I do this? It’s been years since I donned a race suit and swam in competition mode. What is everyone thinking about me? Will I make my family proud or disappointed? But I’m doing this for my daughter, despite my fear and reservations…. More


Make Sure to Enjoy Your Travels with These Tips

by Sienna Penfold

Traveling is one of the best things you can do in life. It gives you the time to relax, get out of your comfort zone, and meet amazing people. Whenever you have the chance to hit the road, make sure to use the opportunity. But traveling without a plan and directions can be stressful. Luckily, the internet is here to help with some excellent advice on smooth and relaxing trips…. More