EDITORIAL
'Bully': A must-see for teens, now at PG-13 
- “Bully” may be better experienced as a family night out. There will be plenty to talk about afterwards.

EDITORIAL

'Bully': A must-see for teens, now at PG-13 

- “Bully” may be better experienced as a family night out. There will be plenty to talk about afterwards.

Tooth Fairy economics 
- A shiny quarter won’t cut it. Now kids average more than $2 for a baby tooth, some far more.  (ISTOCK)

Tooth Fairy economics

- A shiny quarter won’t cut it. Now kids average more than $2 for a baby tooth, some far more.  (ISTOCK)

Obesity rates down for infants, toddlers in Mass. 
- After a three-decade tripling in childhood obesity rates, the trend has leveled off and, for the first time, appears to be on a decline among infants and preschoolers, according to a study.

Obesity rates down for infants, toddlers in Mass.

- After a three-decade tripling in childhood obesity rates, the trend has leveled off and, for the first time, appears to be on a decline among infants and preschoolers, according to a study.

EXCLUSIVE SUNDAY PREVIEW | GLOBE MAGAZINE
144 free things to do around Boston 
The Boston area has much to offer - from museums to kayaking, doing the tango, hearing The Pointer Sisters, or walking the Freedom Trail - and it’s all free.

EXCLUSIVE SUNDAY PREVIEW | GLOBE MAGAZINE

144 free things to do around Boston

The Boston area has much to offer - from museums to kayaking, doing the tango, hearing The Pointer Sisters, or walking the Freedom Trail - and it’s all free.

From one dog, comfort and joy for an entire family 
- Recently there was a beautiful article, “Wonder Dog,” in The New York Times Magazine about an emotionally troubled boy who was helped by a devoted dog. I thought about this story this past week when my beloved dog, a lab-border collie mix who we adopted nine years ago at the age of 2, died rather suddenly.
(FILE: Vadim Ghirda/AP)

From one dog, comfort and joy for an entire family

- Recently there was a beautiful article, “Wonder Dog,” in The New York Times Magazine about an emotionally troubled boy who was helped by a devoted dog. I thought about this story this past week when my beloved dog, a lab-border collie mix who we adopted nine years ago at the age of 2, died rather suddenly.

(FILE: Vadim Ghirda/AP)

DAILY DOSE
Should overweight kids be put on a diet? 
- With one in six children now qualifying as obese, many parents are informed by pediatricians that they have to do something about their child’s weight. (ISTOCKPHOTO)

DAILY DOSE

Should overweight kids be put on a diet?

- With one in six children now qualifying as obese, many parents are informed by pediatricians that they have to do something about their child’s weight. (ISTOCKPHOTO)

Autism rate soars to 1 in 88 US children 
- A new study by the CDC shows the number of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder has jumped by 23 percent in two years. 
(PHOTO: Kim Mimnaugh)

Autism rate soars to 1 in 88 US children

- A new study by the CDC shows the number of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder has jumped by 23 percent in two years.

(PHOTO: Kim Mimnaugh)

Prosecutor: Mother planned suicide after attack on children 
- Tanicia Goodwin, 25, who is accused of slashing the throats of her two children, allegedly told police, “I am not supposed to be alive.”

Prosecutor: Mother planned suicide after attack on children

- Tanicia Goodwin, 25, who is accused of slashing the throats of her two children, allegedly told police, “I am not supposed to be alive.”