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Study: Gay Fathers Have Same Brain Chemistry As Hetero Parents

A new study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, proves yet again that same sex couples are essentially no different than heterosexual couples. This study focused on the brain chemistry of gay co-fathers, and discovered that the chemistry in question is similar to that of heterosexual co-parents.

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Your mom gifted you with unconditional love. A little return on investment might be nice.

8 Cheap Gifts That Say 'I Love You, Mom'

Here are eight last-minute Mother's Day gift ideas that are thoughtful and distinct, in addition to being simple and inexpensive.

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The picture of motherhood is not always rosy-colored.

A First-Time Mom Gets Real About Postpartum Depression

Being nearly 7 months pregnant with my first child, I've found a million and one things to stress about during this journey. Is the baby gaining enough weight? Will my next ultrasound be OK? What the hell is labor going to be like? However, one prevailing concern as I head towards the gestational finish line surrounds the possibility of facing postpartum depression — and I am scared.