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Being an Older Mom Might Actually Make You a Better Parent, New Research Finds

If anybody ever warns you about your "biological clock ticking," tell them to banish that phrase from their vocabulary, then show them a new Danish study that finds that being an olde Read More »

Tags: mom, kids, Family

Celebrate the Holidays With MAKERS Family Moments

Vivian Stringer grew up in a coal mining community. When her parents were struggling and couldn’t afford coal to keep them warm, the family would walk to the slate dump and pick coal, carrying it home so they could put it in the furnace. “it didn’t seem like a burden,” she told MAKERS. Read More »

Tags: Holidays, Family

Why China Is Ending Its One-Child Policy

For decades, China has restricted most urban couples' abilities to have more than one child, enforcing the law with fines and even forced Read More »

Tyrese Gibson Talks About Teaching His Daughter Self-Love

AOL's BUILD series hosted a discussion Wednesday with Grammy-nominated R&B singer, songwriter, actor, and author, Tyrese Gibson, at AOL headquarters in New York. Read More »

3 Influential Men On the Power of Their Mothers

This year, to celebrate Mother’s Day, we’re sharing excerpts from interviews conducted by author Suzanne Pollak, who is currently writing a book about extraordinary men in America, and the mothers who helped shape their paths to success. Read More »