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Screen Time Limits Required for Parents Too – Pediatricians

We’ve been reading about limiting screen time for children and how important it is to do so for the development of these children during their growing up years. But, as per pediatricians the same goes for adults too. They also … Continue reading

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Do Genes Influence Academic Success?

A study has revealed that genes influence as much as over 60% on academic performance even after considering intelligence of a human being. We’ve have come across studies that connect happiness, health and occupational stature to life trajectory and achievements … Continue reading

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How to Deal with the Fact that Your Kid is LGBTQ?

It really a testing time for parents, when they come to know that their child is a lesbian, bisexual, gay or a transgender. However, broad minded you are, it does come as a shock to most of the parents. Well, … Continue reading

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Bullying – A Topic that Needs a Conversation with kids

Even if we try to avoid this word, the fact is that Bullying is prevalent in the schools in spite of the vigilance. Particularly when kids start school after summer vacation or get into a new school, this is one … Continue reading

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Parental Conflict Affects Mental Health of Children

When a couple gets into fights seldom they think about the presence of their child there and how it could affect the mental health of the child adversely. Well, many of them aren’t really aware of this fact and many … Continue reading

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Gentle Parenting – The New Age Way to Non Misbehaving Kids

Also known as positive discipline, gentle parenting abstains from giving away any rewards or punishments to encourage good behavior amongst children. No Compliments or Rewards Many parents offer their children rewards for doing things or bribes may be in form … Continue reading

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Stay at Home Mom’s vs Working Mom’s – The Better Choice?

With the changing times, the society has changed and more and more women are working hand in hand with the male member of the family. While career is at the forefront for men and women both, it is the women … Continue reading

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Raise Kind Kids – 5 Child Rearing Techniques from Harvard

With the changing times, we humans are becoming more and more selfish and self-centred. Inculcating kindness, care and compassion in kids is becoming challenging than ever. Heavy exposure to media and pampering from parents, is turning kids into harsh and … Continue reading

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Is Your Teenager Depressed – Signs and Symptoms?

A statistical study of teenagers says that one in five teenagers is bound to undergo depression during his/her teenage times. Well, teenage is a time of life when you are at the peak of your youth and a lot of … Continue reading

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Toys For Toddlers – Safety and More

Most of the parents, out of love for their kids, buy their kids whatever toy the kids sees and asks for without going into the nitty gritty of it. What I want to convey here is that, many of us … Continue reading

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