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This Dad’s ‘Feminist Father’ Shirt Went Viral

A change of pace from the dad-waiting-up-with-a-shotgun stereotype: A photo of a New Jersey dad wearing a feminist T-shirt has gone viral, with many expressing support for its message. Kristine Speare…

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10 Health Tests Every Father Should Get

We know you want your pops to be around for as long as humanely possible. In honor of Father's Day, we know one major way you can help! Loyola Medicine has a great theme for the holiday year - "Thi…

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8 Best & Worst Animal Dads (Slideshow)

  In the animal kingdom, there are great dads and, well, not so great dads†-- at least according to our human standards. There are hands-on dads, there are dads whose hands-on approach include…

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How I Stopped Hating Fathers

Ned Plimpton: Why didn't you ever try to contact me? Steve Zissou: Because I hate fathers, and I never wanted to be one. From 2004ís The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou I grew up in 1970s America;…

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For Fatherís Day, Give Dad the Gift of Quality Time

By AgingCare.com As a child, drawing a picture or making a homemade Fatherís Day card was the perfect gift to show how much you loved and admired Dad. But what do you give to Dad when you've moved …

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The Difference Between Curing and Healing

The Origins of Pain I saw a patient today who inspired me - letís call her Sally. She suffers from a host of medical conditions that threaten to rob you of your mojo - fibromyalgia, chronic fatig…

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The Politics of Parenthood: Mom and Dad Don’t See Eye to Eye

Over the last few election seasons, we have been treated/subjected to the shallow labeling and pigeonholing that comes with terms like "soccer moms," "security moms," and "NASCAR dads." There are assu…

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Daditude Adjustment

I am not a frequent reader of USA Today, one of the more widely consumed newspapers in the country as it is commonly found at the foot of hotel room doors. Regardless, someone had sent along a link t…

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Father and Further Away

My father had little use for Father's Day, and any attempt to indulge him in the vulgarities of such spurious holiday observances was to disrespect him. He was wholly an unromantic and pragmatic chara…

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Your parents have a right to make that choice. It's not about you, so quit making it about you. Yo…