Parenting

Relax -Some Parenting rules you can break
Yes you need to be responsible and take care of the safety of your kids but you don't need to be too rigid — some rules really are meant to be broken. Here are some laws of parenting that experts say you can pretty much ignore. Go ahead, be the cool parent. A Happy Medium - Rul...

 

Has yelling replaced spanking? Ready to cut it out?
As corporal punishment has been diminishing as a form of parental discipline the question is often asked are parents yelling more because they’re trying to avoid  spanking their kids? Most experts agree that it’s appropriate to yell at children when there is imminent danger and you...

 

Tips for dealing with Cranky kids
Like adults, children want to be understood, but trying to communicate their needs can make them feel frustrated, cranky and unhappy. Here are some tips on how you can help smooth the waters. Make eye contact The first step in calming a cranky child is to get his attention, because if he isn&rsquo...

 

Are children addicted to Technology?
According to the Children's Technology Review, there are more than 40,000 kids' games available on iTunes.  But concern is mounting,  could the popularity of apps, social networking and gaming among young people lead to childhood development problems? How much time should children spend o...

 

Autism detectable in first two to six months
According to a new study from Emory University in Atlanta  published this week in the journal Nature, while autism and related disorders are usually diagnosed in toddlers between the ages of three and five years, infants as young as two months begin to exhibit declining eye contact and facial r...

 

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