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Mobile Apps Still Collect Information on Kids

PERSONAL TECH | By Anne Flaherty | Dec 9
More than a year after federal regulators issued new privacy rules for kids' mobile apps, online stores are flooded with cute and silly software programs that quietly collect vast amounts of data on the youngest consumers.

Lesbian Mom Kickstarts Donor-Conceived Children's Book

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 15
A U.S. Navy veteran and lesbian author of a new, professionally-illustrated children's book for donor-conceived children of two-mom lesbian families has launched a Kickstarter campaign to publish the book.

A Guide To Starting Your Family Via Surrogate

FAMILY | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 31
Gay male couples who want to have a biological child of their own must often engage in a long and expensive process involving a gestational surrogate. EDGE can help make it easier!

Sara Gilbert Pregnant With Linda Perry's Baby

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 11
Hold onto your hats, fans of "The Talk." Actress Sara Gilbert announced that she is pregnant with her first child with rock star/music producer wife Linda Perry of 4 Non Blondes.

Mary Lambert Performs at R Baby Fundraiser at Hammerstein

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 21
On July 23 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City, Mary Lambert and others will perform to raise funds at R Baby Foundation's Rockin' to Save Babies Lives benefit concert.

Aussie Study Suggest Kids of Same-Sex Parents Healthier, Happier

FAMILY | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 5
Children of same-sex parents enjoy better levels of health and wellbeing than others, a new Australian research suggests.

Intimate Partner Abuse Linked to Mental Problems in New Mothers

SCIENCE | By EDGE | Jun 21
A recent study shows that domestic abuse is closely linked to postpartum mental health problems, including depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), in mothers.

Attorney Elizabeth Hoffman on The Evolving Definition of Family

LEGAL | By Winnie McCroy | May 15
Elizabeth Hoffman, a Seattle attorney at family law firm McKinley Irvin shares her extensive experience working with families to sort out a variety of complex custody issues.

Court Extends Stay on New Arizona Abortion Rules

HEALTH | By Astrid Galvan and Bob Christie | Apr 11
A federal appeals court panel issued an injunction blocking new Arizona abortion restrictions that are considered the most stringent in the nation, saying women likely would suffer irreparable harm if they’re allowed to take effect.

Texas Montessori School Rejects Toddler with Two Moms

FAMILY | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 28
A Tarrant County, Texas, Montessori school turned away a toddler this week because he has two moms.

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