Fiction reading as medicine -- ScienceDaily "Fiction reading can be viewed as a considerable factor in the rehabilitation process for persons on sick leave. This is the conclusion of a new interdisciplinary study from the University of Gothenburg on sick-listed women's experiences with fiction reading to improve their health, so-called bibliotherapy."
If mom or dad is a smoker, their teenager is more likely to be a smoker too: Daughters especially vulnerable to mothers' cigarette habits
When it comes to African-American families, several distinct cultural differences exist when compared with their white, Asian-American and Hispanic counterparts. Child-rearing practices also differ as a result of social, economic and familial factors among African-Americans.
text says:Lorenzo's Hometown Lorenzo Lujan grew up in Morenci, Arizona. "Phelps Dodge broke up that whole community. Ninety percent of the people left," he said. "So, when I go to Morenci now, it isn’t the same town I grew up in."
Dzevada Velic - Pin1 - This article talks about child rearing, the historical perspective of it, and how parents go about discipling their children. It also talks about how cultural differences affect the way parents discipline their children.
A new study suggests that the parents of your child's friends may influence your child's risk of substance use.
National school-based mental health intervention improves outcomes for at-risk students: Participation in Chilean Skills for Life program reduced mental health symptoms, improved school attendance and promotion
National school-based mental health intervention improves outcomes for at-risk students: Participation in Chilean Skills for Life program reduced mental health symptoms, improved school attendance and promotion -- ScienceDaily
the kind of mother i will probably end up being. my poor children. haha
7 Techniques For Keeping Your Thought Life Healthy And Your Stress Level Low Life gives people plenty of reasons to be stressed. Relationship problems child-rearing issues job woes and a lack of money are just some of lifes complications that can weigh people down and cause health problems. Its difficult to stay healthy and energized when stress is a daily reality says Dr. Greg Wells author of The Ripple Effect: Eat Sleep Move and Think Better. Chronic stress can damage your body…
Lesson 9 In truth, you can't teach children to behave better by making them feel worse. So, be a part of the ‘Construction Team’ rather than the ‘Wrecking Crew’—especially at home with those most dear to you! Lead with love, kindness, and by example, building them up rather than tearing them down. Remember that we are always teaching our kids and they become what we are—so be a positive role model for them (in both word and deed)! PASS IT ON.