Here are five interesting parenting stories in the news this week.
Double dutch has been legitimized as a sport in NYC public schools. Young inner city girls of color have the lowest rates of participation in team sports.
An experiment on Good Morning America finds that black girls still say white dolls are prettier than black dolls.
Do parents have little effect on kids' behavior? One researcher thinks so!
Do depressed moms offer bad food to their kids?
Dads are now claiming to suffer from post-partum depression. Or are they just being big babies themselves?