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78-Year-Old Woman Fosters More Than 80 Infants Over 34 Years: 'God's Handed Me a Gift'

Linda Owens, of Hayward, California, has touched the lives of dozens of babies in foster care, and she was recently honored by local new station KPIX.

The Pandemic is Forcing Hopeful Parents to Change Their Adoption Plans

Agencies across the country have seen a decrease in adoptions because of COVID-19. It's another hurdle hopeful parents are being forced to navigate.

I Reached Out to My Birth Father Because of the Pandemic and Never Heard Back, But That Just Made Me Stronger

There has been an increase in people looking for their biological parents during the pandemic. I was one of them. But the process of finding my biological roots wasn't what I hoped for and yet it's helping me heal.

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YouTuber Myka Stauffer Reveals She 'Rehomed' Her Son Who Has Autism 2 Years After She Adopted Him

"Do I feel like a failure as a mom? Like, 500 percent," Myka Stauffer said in a YouTube video.