News Round-Up Feb. 21: More Unmarried Young Moms, New Birth Weight Guidelines and Why Distraction Can Be Good For You
What we’re reading today:
1. Former congresswoman Gabrielle Gifford’s husband, astronaut Mark Kelly, is writing a children’s book. Wait, it gets better! The book will be called Mousetronaut: A Partially True Story.
2. For young moms under 30, most babies are born outside of marriage. But, are they all single moms, or are they babies born to co-habitating parents who just aren’t married?
4. One writer/film maker says that distraction is a good thing, and that there’s nothing wrong with his son who is also easily distracted and he rejects the idea that his kids needs Ritalin.
5. A dog can be such an important member of the family, this one is even teaching the baby new tricks:
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