William West

Selling the faith of unbelievers
16 Jan 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: atheism, religion, science and faith
Richard Dawkins' new film, The Unbelievers, peddles an increasingly unlikely worldview.

Hope for parents with autistic children
18 Jan 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: autism, research
New research indicates that some children with autism may be able to lead a more normal life than previously thought.

Track and phone your child with a watch
16 Jan 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child, GPS, tracking
A new watch-phone can also function as a tracking device for your child.

Pro-lifers taking a new direction
15 Jan 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, human dignity, human rights, prisons, pro-life
Prison reform is human dignity issue that needs to be addressed urgently.

Which is the greater evil: TV or computer games?
11 Jan 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
New research indicates that in certain circumstances computer games can be a positive pastime for children.

Prisoners help struggling families into homes
9 Jan 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: prisons, rehabilitation, service
Prisoners from an Australian jail are being rehabilitated by helping to build low-cost homes for disadvantaged families.

How children watch Sesame Street reveals intellectual skills
5 Jan 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: brain development, children, learning
A new study reveals that the thought patterns of children watching Sesame Street can help predict their intellectual development.

Kids from mum and dad families do better at school
11 Dec 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child development, same-sex parenting
A new study finds that children of heterosexual couples are more likely to progress in primary school than children from a same-sex household.

One-on-one time with parents is crucial
10 Dec 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: adolescents, fathers, parenting
Parents concerned about losing touch with their children as the teen years approach may take some encouragement from a new study.

Younger generation has more faith in marriage
1 Dec 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Gen Y, marriage, parents
Young Americans are placing more importance on marriage as a "life goal" than their parents, and want to get married younger.

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