Kiley Crossland

Kiley reports on marriage, family, and sexuality for WORLD Digital. Follow Kiley on Twitter @KileyCrossland.

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Marijuana hits mainstream in polls

by Kiley Crossland
Posted 11/08/13, 09:00 am

Support for marijuana legalization is on the rise, even among Independents, the elderly, and Christians, according to recent surveys.  

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Screen time limits: Common sense but not common practice

by Kiley Crossland
Posted 10/31/13, 10:00 am

Kids now spend more of their waking hours consuming media from their  smartphones, TVs, and computers than any other activity, including attending school. But parents are not as involved as they should be in limiting media use, according to a policy statement published this week by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). One reason: Parents don’t see how many hours their children spend in front of a screen.

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Rise in IVF popularity leaves thousands of babies in limbo

by Kiley Crossland
Posted 10/25/13, 03:13 pm

More women are using donated eggs for in vitro fertilization (IVF) and more healthy babies are being born through the process, according to a study released last week. While this is good news, the process also creates more embryos than can be implanted, leaving hundreds of thousands of frozen embryos in fertility clinics.

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