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tips to deal with abandonment issues in kids

5 Tips to Deal with Abandonment Issues in Kids

A lot of kids and children may face abandonment issues atleast once during their early years in life.  There could be many reasons behind this and this doesn’t necessarily have to be a sign of bad parenting.  While most of us relate abandonment to physical issues like lack in nourishment etc, there could be other […]

know about sleep myoclonus

All you Need to Know About Sleep Myoclonus

Myoclonus refers to an involuntary, quick muscle jerk and for example hiccups are a form of myoclonus. Another example of a myoclonus occurs when you are sleeping in the form of a sudden jerk. Sleep myoclonus is definitely the most common type of a myoclonus and may awake someone from deep sleep.  The following is […]

tips to improve emotional intelligence in kids

5 Tips to Improve Emotional Intelligence in Kids

Emotional intelligence or EI is a term which is used to refer to the ability to recognize one’s own or other peoples’ emotions. This kind of intelligence helps one differentiate between feelings and label them in a correct manner.  It is very important to nurture and improve emotional intelligence in kids from as early as […]

know about pagophagia

Major Things You Need to Know about Pagophagia

Pagophagia is an eating disorder which involves eating ice and icy foodstuffs in a compulsive manner. This disorder is also sometimes associated with iron deficiency anemia and can arise due to biochemical, psychological and cultural factors. While it is true that eating ice is harmless, but it can also be a sign of a serious […]

pros and cons of transracial adoptions

The Pros and Cons of Transracial Adoptions

Transracial adoptions are slowly becoming popular and refer to those kinds of adoptions where parents opt to adopt babies or children outside their own race. Doing so is an important and life changing decision and can have both pros and cons associated to it. If you too are considering transracial adoption, then you must go […]