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For many young people, drug use and experimentation is a rite of passage of sorts. However, experimenting with drugs and alcohol is far from harmless, and can often result in lifelong...

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When Baby Makes More Than Three

As J.Lo and Marc Anthony are probably learning, bringing a new baby (or in their case, babies) into an existing stepfamily can be a sticky situation. Dad, his kids and stepmom have had time to build a relationship and form an understanding. And then, as they often do, things change. Fortunately, according to MomLogic.com, if you let kids be kids, they tend to come together on their own, in their own time and in their own ways.

Posted: 3/10/08