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Bedrest with an Older Child

If you have older children, finding someone else to care for them during bedrest may make bedrest easier on you. Perhaps grandparents can assist  or a neighborhood teenager/tween.  Some times contacting the local college or high school or place of worship can get you in contact with helpers.

This can be challenging, but try to make […]

12 Tips for Teaching Children Gratitude

Tired of bickering, jealousy, and selfishness? Kids are naturally materialistic and self-serving– but the good news is that gratitude can be taught. And from gratitude flows joy.

Tricks for Teaching Children Gratitude and Creating a More Joyful Home:

  1. Surprise them! Avoid too many choices: Surprises help children see something as a gift, […]

Making Sense of Senseless Violence

parent hug childHere’s some expert advice to help you and your kids cope with the seemingly unending string of catastrophes, from our friends at HealthDay.

“We’re just inundated,” said Dr. Alan Manevitz, a clinical psychiatrist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, who worked with survivors […]

Genetic Insights May Help Lessen Developmental Delays

parent and child readRecently Canadian researchers found a precise genetic cause for seven out of every 10 children suffering from a previously undiagnosed condition that caused developmental delays.

In many cases, the genetic analysis led to groundbreaking discoveries. Researchers discovered 11 new disease genes linked to developmental […]