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Kids are missing out on having important conversations with parents about how to love and be loved. (iStock)

The sex talk isn’t enough: How parents can teach teens about healthy relationships

17 May, 2017. Parents fret for years about having “the talk” with their kids. That talk, of course, being about sex. But one thing...
"Other people's comments, though meant to soothe, might feel like coldhearted jabs." Photo: Stocksy

5 things I hated hearing when I got divorced (but they were all true)

19 May, 2017. Here's an ugly truth about breakups: Sometimes your friends don't know how to respond. Strangers certainly won't know how to react....
Illustration by Charlie Powell

When abusive parents come crawling back, what do their grown children owe them?

February 18, 2013. Written by Emily Yoffe for slate.com. What do we owe our tormentors? It’s a question that haunts those who had childhoods marked by years of...

The challenges of caring for an elderly parent

April 14, 2017. Cosima Marriner, Sydney Morning Herald. For most of our lives, our parents take care of us. Even when we're past the...