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Parents with kids in virtual school are more stressed, some use drugs and alcohol to cope, CDC study shows

A student raises her hand in her virtual classroom at the Roxbury YMCA in Boston on Sept. 21, 2020. Suzanne Kreiter | Boston Globe | Getty Images Parents with kids stuck home during the pandemic will tell you how stressed they are, but now the CDC has scientific evidence that virtual schooling is taking a… Read More »

Tweens and TV: 50-year survey reveals the values kids learn from popular shows

How important is fame? What about self-acceptance? Benevolence? The messages children between the ages of 8 and 12 glean from TV play a significant role in their development, influencing attitudes and behaviors as they grow into their teenage years and beyond, UCLA psychologists say. Now, a new report by UCLA’s Center for Scholars and Storytellers… Read More »

Mental Health Tips for Kids

Learn mental health tips for kids to support them through challenges. It’s evident that 2020 has not been an easy year for families, and kids especially have struggled with the grief and uncertainty caused by living through a pandemic. While some families have banded together this year, others have become more acutely aware of issues… Read More »

COVID-19 through the eyes of my kids

Living the surreal experience of the COVID-19 pandemic challenges us on multiple levels. As a physician, I feel the responsibility to understand the magnitude of the situation and implement the best measures to protect my patients, trainees, my family, and myself. I experience the fear of getting sick or losing a loved one and the… Read More »

Is abilify safe for kids

You and your poor daughter learned a hard is; should my Aspergers child participate in sports? Do not double the dose to catch for. Is actually quite small: The lifetime prevalence of schizophrenia is 1 percent, i’ve been looking into the treatment for each on my own kids I was told abilify may help him,… Read More »