Family Health

How to Improve Your Child’s Nutrition

Many parents want to improve their child’s diet but are not aware of the proper ways to teach childhood nutrition. Some parents in today’s society believe that forcing their child to clean their plate ensures they are receiving healthier food. What most parents don’t think about is the snacks their child may be eating during […]

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Tips For Dealing With Food Allergies In Children

You&#39ve recently discovered that your child has a food allergy. What should you do about it? How drastic of steps should you take in order to prevent an allergic reaction from occurring in your child? Here are some basic steps that parents of kids with food allergies should be familiar with. 1.Study about the allergy. […]

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Stroking: What It Is and How It Works

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“Stroking” is something that one of our Parents Anonymous facilitator mentioned often to members. It is such a simple thing, really, but something we may not think of too often. Stroking is a powerful tool that can potentially turn around moods and attitudes between people and does not require touching in spite of the label. […]

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Understanding Phobias

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The Need To Know: Child Into Adulthood

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Children can often help parents reduce stress and help themselves at the same time. In and out of my Parents Anonymous Group, I have come across many parents dealing with situations that are very stressful, specifically, children who have chronic conditions or illnesses. By conditions or illnesses, I mean anything that occurs over time and […]

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How Can Nurses Help You Quit Smoking?

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Do you know that there is no such thing as a safe cigarette or a safe level of smoking? Many smokers deceive themselves into thinking that smoking less won’t harm them. However, the best bet remains the same – it is to quit smoking ASAP. You must have heard countless times that smoking is bad […]

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