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Here at Science of Parenting, we believe in the power of parents who, when armed with trustworthy information, are better able to make decisions about what is best for their children and their family. Therefore, we offer parents access to current research around child-rearing so they can find the information when they need it most.


Everyday Parenting

development • nutrition • money • families • school to home

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Parenting in Challenging Moments

guidance • discipline • stress • families


Parenting Trends Blog

  • Baby-Led Weaning – Just the Facts! (12/7/2017) - Have you all been hearing as much about baby-led weaning as we have? We decided it’s time for us to take a look at hot topic! To start us off, let’s first look at two common methods for introducing foods to an infant.                          […]
  • Nutrition and Wellness for Families (12/4/2017) -   Human Sciences Extension and Outreach has three subject areas, including Nutrition and Wellness, which covers a variety of topics from what’s on your plate to food safety to preservation to exercise. Some of these apply to families, some address aging, and some are adult specific. One of our best tools for nutrition that is […]


Parenting Research

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)