Cosima Marriner Children raised by same-sex parents fare just as well in their education, emotional and social development as those raised by heterosexual parents, new research shows.
Parents may be going too far in their ambition to give their child the perfect upbringing, writes Andrew Stevenson.
Amanda Talbot Comfort! When you ask a designer, furniture buyer, magazine editor, advertising agency or customer what we want when it comes to our homes, the first answer is always comfort.
The secret to a long life
Julian Ryall Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman born in 1898, shares her recipe for longevity: eating lots of sushi and sleeping eight hours a night.
Nardine Saad Pop culture site JustJared.com and celebrity magazine People will not publish unauthorised images of celebrities' children, the media outlets announced Tuesday.
Rene Lynch 'There are more feet,' the doctor told Kim Fugate after she had already given birth to Kenleigh, Kristen and Kayleigh.
Rebecca Holman How to keep your mouth shut and play nice while your friend works out she’s shacked up with a total drip.
For most 11-year-old boys, Facebook is a way to chat with friends and share photographs - but for Reece Puddington, it was a place to express a more momentous message.
Katherine Feeney “Must not have dog,” is the tagline of my single girlfriend on her online dating profile. She is determined not to strike up a relationship with anyone who has another warm-blooded significant-other...
Matty Silver Most people don't understand the concept of bisexuality, and the assumption is often made that “you are either, gay, straight, or lying”.
She knew malaria was preventable, but aid worker Mandy George did not believe it could happen to her. After a terrifying brush with death, she is now warning travellers.
Catherine Rodie “Happy Playtime” is the work of web developer Tina Gong, who created the app to help reduce stigma associated with female masturbation.
Katherine Feeney Why are we less in love with the idea of older women loving younger men?
Valentine's Day around the world
Livia Gamble Traditionally Valentine's Day isn't just for couples.
Sarah Berry In our desire to "connect" with others have we lost the valuable ability to connect with ourselves?
Knowing your place
Thea O'connor It's 10 years since parenting educator Michael Grose wrote When First Borns Rule the World and Last Borns Want to Change It.
Annabel Ross Meet Buck Angel: trans man, adult film star and LGBT icon.
Tom Chivers We spend a third of our lives doing it, but take remarkably little time to think about it. How much do we really know about sleep?
Matty Silver More and more women are willing to pay for sexual experiences.
A tragic school shooting prompted recollections of a disturbing incident.