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Get Outside with Spring Activities for Kids

Get Outside with Spring Activities for Kids

Although most people tend to stay inside during the colder months of the year, it is usually time to startexploring the outdoors again once spring rolls around. Spring activities for kids are a great way to make sure children are getting enough exercise during the day because most kids love running around outside as much as they can. While more and more kids […]

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Learning How to Be a Good Parent

Although many people think that it is very hard to learn how to be a good parent, the process is actually quite simple when you think about it. Sure, being a parent does take a lot of time out of your day, but the process of raising a good child is actually something that is […]

Who Is to Blame for Media Violence and Children?

Those of you who are concerned about the relationship between media violence and children are definitely going to need to take matters into your own hands. You can’t start to blame the media andvideo games if your child is exposed to certain things because you are the one who is supposed to bewatching out for your own […]

Who Is to Blame for Media Violence and Children?

Who Is to Blame for Media Violence and Children?

Those of you who are concerned about the relationship between media violence and children are definitely going to need to take matters into your own hands. You can’t start to blame the media and video games if your child is exposed to certain things because you are the one who is supposed to be watching […]

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Finding the Perfect Educational Games for Toddlers

There are actually two different main purposes of picking out a variety of different educational games for toddlers these days. First of all, you want to make sure that your toddler is having fun during the day, so various games can help make sure that your little guy stays healthy and happy. The second main […]

Beware of Online ‘Smart Drugs’, Says Report

Beware of Online ‘Smart Drugs’, Says Report

There is always a medicine available online for practically every conceivable health problem that you could have. They are known as Smart Pills or Smart Drugs, which are easily accessible online. They can promise you anything from a thinner body to a fitter mind to smoother skin. Dangers of smart drugs No matter how attractive and easy […]

Not Enough Outdoor Time for Kids Says Study

Not Enough Outdoor Time for Kids Says Study

Kids are not getting enough outdoor time with parents, found a recent study published in the Archives of Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine. The study found that less than half of all mothers, and less than a quarter of fathers engaged in outdoor activity with their child every day. Why outdoor time is important The National Association for Sport and […]

What Are the Most Common Sources of Childhood Anxiety?

What Are the Most Common Sources of Childhood Anxiety?

Childhood anxiety is actually much more common than most people would think because children havejust as many problems to think about during the day. Although a child’s problems are rather trivial compared to the problems of an adult, you have to remember that a child will be just as worried because of their current perspective. Many different situations and problems can cause anxiety in children, so you should try to […]

Emotional Child Abuse Can Be Worse than Physical Abuse

Emotional Child Abuse Can Be Worse than Physical Abuse

Anyone who wants to know what it is like to go through some kind of abuse cannot really put themselves inside the shoes of someone who has dealt with real abuse in their lifetime. Most people think about physical abuse when they think about this kind of stuff, but emotional child abuse is actually what most people are used […]

The Real Problem with Toddler Sleep Problems

The Real Problem with Toddler Sleep Problems

The funny thing about toddler sleep problems is that you can count on a toddler to let the entire house know that he is awake when he can’t seem to get to sleep. A toddler will be able to get bored rather quickly when no one else is around, so you need to take care of this problem before it turns into something […]