17-24 Segment 1: Only Children and Their Parents

Experts refute the myths about only children and discuss how parents can help children navigate life with no siblings.

15-08 Story 1: Only Children and Their Parents

  Synopsis: Only children have been villified for more than a century as inevitably selfish, spoiled and lonely. Yet research finds that children without siblings are psychologically quite similar to those with brothers and/or sisters. Today the proportion of only children is increasing. Experts refute the myths about only children and discuss how parents can … Continue reading 15-08 Story 1: Only Children and Their Parents

15-05 Story 1: The pitfalls of online dating

  Synopsis: For the first time in history, today more than half of American adults are single. Many are still looking for love--more than 40 million are members of online dating sites, which have their busiest time of the year between now and Valentine's Day. A noted psychologist explains research showing most users have exactly … Continue reading 15-05 Story 1: The pitfalls of online dating