Issues & Trends

This isn't your father's parenting handbook. Here are the latest trends and current issues that affect you as a dad and how you parent your child.

The Importance of a Father's Involvement

Kids need dad's love just as much as mom's.

A Dad's Job Description

A dad may wear many hats, but he'll first and foremost be a father.

The Responsibilities and Expectations of the New American Dad

Fathers are expected to do more than ever. Do they feel like they're measuring up? We got their honest take.

New Dads Gain Weight, Too

New study shows that fathers gain weight even after baby is born.

Stay-At-Home Dads

Modern Mr. Moms share the ups and downs of stay-at-home fatherhood.

The New Face of Fatherhood

For today's young dads, raising kids is more of a hands-on experience than ever before -- and guys everywhere are embracing it with pride.

9 Things You Should Know About Stay-at-Home Dads

An insider's view of the unique challenges and joys of caring for the kids while Mom goes to work.

Are All the Cool Moms Now on Snapchat?

More moms are now turning to Snapchat as their app of choice for sharing baby photos.

A Guide to Great Sites on Fatherhood

Want to learn more fostering great relationships between dads and kids? Here are online resources just for fathers.

Real-Life Cute Dads

Think your man is the cutest dad? Enter him in our cutest daddy contest for a chance to win a digital camera and the prestigious title!

New Dads, New Looks

Three new papas get a style overhaul.

Balancing Work and Family

Balancing work and family has always been an issue for mothers, but with demands rising both at home and on the job, fathers are struggling too. Get the whole story here, then see our guide to Web resources for dads.

The Dad Who Created Jimmy Neutron

A behind-the-scenes look at the animated lives of Steve Oedekerk and his two young daughters.

Doing It All: Parenting for Modern Dads

Being a father is more complicated today than ever. But even if there are no clear rules to follow, our kids will benefit.