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Mom And Dad's Tobacco Use Influences Teens' Smoking

Mom And Dad’s Tobacco Use Influences Teens’ Smoking

A new research confirms that teenagers whose parents smoke are more susceptible to pick their habit of smoking by themselves. According to Dr. Stephen E. Gilman of the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston and his colleagues, the effect was particularly strong if young children were exposed to parent’s tobacco use, before their teen […]

Helpful Ways To Plan Stress Free Birthday Party Of Your Child

Helpful Ways To Plan Stress Free Birthday Party Of Your Child

Are you planning for birthday party of your child? If you feel planning your kid’s birthday party as overwhelming and stressful task for you, here are few useful tips that can help you to plan stress free birthday party. Prioritize things ahead Think about all essential elements for birthday party like cake, snacks, theme, decorations, […]

Factors To Consider Before Leaving Children Alone At Home

Factors To Consider Before Leaving Children Alone At Home

Whether it is a sudden business appointment or unexpected holiday for your kids, if child care arrangement fails at last minute, it becomes essential for you to leave your kids alone at home. It is quite obvious that you can feel a bit anxious about leaving your kids without supervision, but it doesn’t have to […]

6 Best Alternatives For Spanking

6 Best Alternatives For Spanking

Are you in search of better alternatives for spanking? Spanking or physical punishment can develop negative attitude in children from your side and leads to various problems in future. If you want to avoid physical punishment for your kids and teach them discipline in effective ways, here are few ideas for you. Give choices to […]

Family Based Lifestyle Changes Help Overweight Kids

Family Based Lifestyle Changes Help Overweight Kids

According to researchers, parents who are fighting with obesity in children and teens should include effective changes to their routine lifestyle and help them think differently about exercise and eating habits. According to Dr. Hiltje Oude Luttikhuis, of the Beatrix Children’s Hospital in Groningen, The Netherlands, for pre-adolescent kids’ involvement of parents plays a crucial […]

Preschool Lunch Doesn't Always Pack With Essential Nutrition

Preschool Lunch Doesn’t Always Pack With Essential Nutrition

According to new study, When parents pack their preschoolers’ lunches, they may be sacrificing nutrition by giving the children food they like. The study also found that 71 percent of packed lunches didn’t have enough fruits and vegetables, and that one in four preschool tots didn’t get enough milk with lunch. “What we found primarily […]

4 Successful Ways To Train A Toddler

4 Successful Ways To Train A Toddler

Raising toddlers is not at all an easy task for you, particularly if you’re a new parent. However, there are few successful ways for training a toddler that can hopefully help in parenting. Here are some of those effective and successful ways for training toddlers. Read your toddler every day Identify your toddler behavior and […]

Tips To Avoid Morning Rush With Children

Tips To Avoid Morning Rush With Children

Is it stressful for you to get all things ready for your kids in the morning? Whether you have toddlers or teens or even newborns, it can be very stressful for you to get everything ready for your children in the morning, particularly if you are a working parent. Fortunately, there are many easy ways […]

Recognizing Signs Of Autism In Children

Recognizing Signs Of Autism In Children

Most children with autism show signs in the early stages of infancy. Very few little ones develop normally for the first few years of life and can be suddenly withdrawn. Recognizing the signs in the early stages and getting right treatment is most important part of parenting your child. Though it is very hard to […]

3 Simple Ways To Have A Great Mother And Daughter Relationship

3 Simple Ways To Have A Great Mother And Daughter Relationship

Is it not wonderful to enjoy having great mother-daughter relationship? Being a mother, you can be your daughter’s best friend. As a woman, you can understand the feelings of your daughter well and help her in making right decisions from childhood. In reality, however, many mothers experience very challenging situations with their daughters. It takes […]