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7 Year Olds with Type 2 Diabetes? A Modern Reality

7 Year Olds with Type 2 Diabetes? A Modern Reality

We may think of type 2 diabetes as a disease of middle age; a lifestyle ailment that comes after decades of unhealthy living. However now children as young as 7 are being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. This is happening on a regular basis – a troubling modern reality. Type 2 diabetes is no longer mature […]

Child Between The TV

The Child Between The TV And The Web!

Growing up, the nowadays generation of parents were mostly focusing of getting the info we needed for school and common sense out of books. I bet that when grownups look back to the days they were children, the summers spent at grandparents playing outside and reading “Tom Sawyer” are the things that remind them of […]

Childrens Lack Of Focus

When Children’s Lack Of Focus Becomes A Memory Issue

One of the greatest myths of today’s world is in regard to memory loss. I am surprised to find that many people hold a strong opinion that only old aged people are affected by memory loss. Believe me when I say that children are suffering from the short term memory loss condition. In fact, memory […]

Lying Children - The Reason, The Reaction, The Remedy

Lying Children – The Reason, The Reaction, The Remedy

I remember that growing up I was severely punished for every little lie I was caught telling for the reason that my parents did not tolerate stepping from the path of truth and tried to prove their point by doing exactly what they thought best. We all as children were at this point sometime in […]

A Teenage Son And His Rage

A Teenage Son And His Rage

When I was fifteen I spent two whole months not talking to my mom. I was angry at what I thought was her inability to understand me and my friends. I know now that it had a lot to do with the hormones running through my body and less to do with my mom’s grip […]

His Tears Break My Heart And He Knows It

His Tears Break My Heart And He Knows It

While out shopping I often notice that many mothers give into their children’s crying by buying that toy or getting that sugary cereal. I know mothers would rather not do this but it is easier and faster to just give them what they want than letting their children cry and cry, often turning into a […]

Teenagers And Their Love Life - A War Larger Than Life And More Powerful Than Love

Teenagers And Their Love Life – A War Larger Than Life And More Powerful Than Love

No matter how fast they grow our children remain children all their lives. The common saying that” having a teenager in your house is hell” fits as a glove the 99% of the families with children. Mothers , particularly, can’t stop wondering when did the sweet baby they brought into the world became a raging […]

The Power Of Example Makes Us Better Parents

The Power Of Example Makes Us Better Parents

When you are a parent the world around you seems to work and think on so many levels that you are always tempted to make the most of each of them. I remember when my kids were very young how important it was for me not to follow the footsteps of my mother and raise […]

The Anxiety Of A Child Can Be Cured By Attention

The Anxiety Of A Child Can Be Cured By Attention

There are so many occasions when we don’t understand what is going on with our children, why are they so sad, so naughty or simply so afraid all of a sudden. Their little world reacts to the environment and the events very different than ours. Kids are usually influenced by a great number of things. […]