Marisa Cohen

Marisa Cohen is a New York–based writer who has covered every possible topic in her long career, from Broadway openings to toilet training to the latest breakthroughs in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. She is the author of one book about childbirth (Deliver This!), and the mother of two children, whom she often embarrasses by singing show tunes in public.

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They used to tell you everything. Now they slam their laptop shut when you walk into the room. What's a concerned parent to do?
The Internet’s most hilarious celeb mom, who is known for sharing pretty much putting it all out there on social media, has one line she won’t cross.
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More than a million people have watched these adorable kids (and their awesome moms) celebrate World Down Syndrome Day.
One of the most anticipated musicals of the year is cracking audiences up with an ode to the Scandinavian lifestyle trend.
The Wisconsin gubernatorial candidate took her 4-month-old daughter in her arms and fed her without missing a beat.
We all know to keep sharp objects and meds out of reach of our kids, but seemingly harmless toys can turn deadly fast. Is your kid playing with one of those toys right now?
She had an emotional moment backstage with some big-screen superheroes.
The place with the best salaries, health care, and business opportunities for women may surprise you.
This summer your kids can meet the coolest rebel in the galaxy, in addition to (or instead of) visiting all the princesses at Disneyland.
I spent major cash on special eczema creams and lotions until a nurse friend clued me in to an astonishingly simple cure.
This amazing photo captured a very candid moment, and it’s now gone viral for good reasons.
A new study has zeroed in on one possible reason the U.S. is far behind other countries in healthy births.
You won’t believe some of the crazy new tastes in this year’s Easter basket—we vow to try them all.
There have been 18 school shootings this year so far (and it's only February!). Here's how to talk about these tragic events with your child, according to a child therapist.
In fact, this household staple sends thousands of kids to the ER every year.
Just five months after giving birth, the tennis star wowed the crowd at the Fed Cup in Asheville, NC, including her adorable baby girl, Alexis Olympia
Sony Pictures has apologized for joking about a life-threatening condition in its new animated movie that's based on Beatrix Potter’s beloved book.
Tried of battling your picky eater to eat nutritious foods like broccoli, instead of chicken nuggets and mac 'n' cheese? Copy this mom's absolutely genius idea.
Scientists have discovered that video games help keep dogs' minds sharp during the aging process, and here's the thing: it's pretty genius.
Biel wants to make everyone feel comfortable talking about their body, starting with her own toddler son, Silas.
In the latest episode of her popular new series Momsplaining, Kristen Bell explains how her husband nursed from her breast to help her recover from a painful bout of mastitis. 
The company is planning to create a low-crunch, less-messy version of the chip specifically for women. Seriously.