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Suffering Quarantine Envy?

It’s hard to hard to watch friends and family enjoying time together and not feel a twinge of envy or resentment…

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Why is My Big Kid Acting Like a Toddler?

Regressions are normal during stressful events. Here’s how to identify and deal with them…

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Anxiety & Coping With the Coronavirus

We’re all on edge because of the coronavirus. Our daily lives have been disrupted, we aren’t sure what tomorrow may bring…

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5-Year-Old Girl Left with Hole in Throat After Falling on Toothbrush

A 5-year-old girl was reportedly left with an inch-wide hole in her throat after she fell off her bed…

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Your Mom is Destined to Annoy You

Psychologists have a term to describe the way we fall back into predictable, maddening behavior patterns when we’re with our family of origin…

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Honestly, Avoid This One Technique to Raise Healthy Children

Parenting by lying is efficient, but it’s a bad idea…

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Screen Time is Making Kids Moody, Crazy, & Lazy

Children or teens who are “revved up” and prone to rages or — alternatively — who are depressed and apathetic have become disturbingly commonplace…

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Scouts’ Recruitment War Raises Questions About What it Means to be a Girl or a Boy

It wouldn’t be the first time. In recent months, the Girl Scouts in the D.C. region have sent representatives, in uniform, to sit in on dozens of recruitment events hosted by Cub Scout and Boy Scout troops…

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12 Secrets to Teaching Your Child How to Manage Their Emotions

Giving children coping skills for their emotions is one of the most important tasks of parenting…

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Parents of Twins More Likely to Have Anxiety or Depression

Parents of multiples reported higher rates of depression and anxiety than other parents…

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