Tag Archives: Pre-Teens and Teens

Puberty Signs In Pre-Teen Girls

Puberty Signs In Pre-Teen Girls

Puberty signs in pre-teen girls usually start sometime during their tween years. As parents, you can ease your tween’s physical and emotional transitions by knowing what to look for. Even though some of the indicators of puberty may take a long time to manifest, others may appear to have occurred in an instant. A plethora […]

Puberty How To Prepare Girls

Puberty How To Prepare Girls

For many young people, the onset of puberty can be a stressful and perplexing period of time. The list is endless from embarrassing mishaps to hormonal changes, excessive hair growth, and premenstrual syndrome (PMS). The awkwardness of puberty is exacerbated for some people, though. That’s why its important that before puberty comes, parents learn how […]

Girls’ Puberty Symptoms FAQs

During puberty, your teen’s body can reproduce for the first time in its history. There are some general trends in children’s growth, regardless of gender. For girls, puberty symptoms can occur at different times and in different ways. So, parents and daughters may be perplexed by some of the more prevalent difficulties. The following are […]

When Does A Person Reach Puberty?

When Does A Person Reach Puberty

This is called puberty when a child’s body changes from a child’s to an adult’s and prepares to bear children. Many questions arise concerning a child’s physical and emotional well-being as they approach puberty. When does a person reach puberty? To assist you in understanding puberty and the various stages of adolescence, learn more in […]

Your Children’s Safety In The Swimming Pool This Summer

kids water safety in public pools

Kids need constant supervision around water – water safety is essential, whether in bathtubs or public pools. Here’s how you can keep your children safe. Summer is just around the corner! The opportunity to cool yourself in the water comes with the summer heat. The time has come to begin swimming instruction.  You should go […]

Keep Your Pool Safe!

how to keep the pool safe

Your child can enjoy the water, but install a fence and keep rescue equipment ready nearby. Here is how you can keep your pool safe! Fences are serious business Swimming in a pool is a considerably more unappealing sight than a four-sided fence that divides it from the home and backyard. Although most experts recommend […]

When Children and Teenagers Become Ill Due To Stress

When Children and Teenagers Become Ill Due to Stress

Anxiety can cause children and teenagers to feel dizzy and “wobbly,” much like adults. However, they may be unable to express this in words, and parents may be unable to determine if it is a stress reaction, stomach ache, or other ailments. In this article, we’ll talk about how you can help when your children […]

How to Use Positive Discipline?

How to Use Positive Discipline

Parenting with positive discipline fosters a sense of trust, openness, and mutual respect. Experts claim it’s the best approach to instill moral values in young people. Do you yell, lecture, or take away privileges when someone misbehaves? You may want to reevaluate your disciplinary strategy.  When children feel intimidated, they are unable to learn. Rather […]

Discipline that Doesn’t Invoke Yelling

discipline kids without yelling

There are many ways to get your children to listen without raising your voice. But there are times when it seems the only way to get a child’s attention is to scream. That’s understandable. But to enjoy better conduct from your kid, you have to learn how to lower your voice’s volume a few notches. Freak-outs happen […]

How To Discipline Children With ADHD?

Discipline may need to be approached differently when dealing with a child with ADHD. You can help your child better control their behavior by making a few easy adjustments to your parenting style. You can use the methods in this article on how you can discipline your children with ADHD. Sitting quietly, completing work, regulating […]

The Role of Peer Pressure in Bullying

The Role of Peer Pressure in Bullying

Every day, teenagers are shaped by their peers’ behavior. To put it another way, your adolescent is being shaped by the influences of their friends at all times. Even if they don’t realize it, spending time together teaches them valuable lessons they might not have learned otherwise. There are occasions when peer pressure can be […]

Teens May Respond to Peer Counseling in Ways Adults Don’t

Teens May Respond to Peer Counseling in Ways Adults Don't

In this article, find out what peer counseling is and the different ways teens respond to peer counseling in ways adults don’t. Meeting the emotional needs of teenagers can be difficult for parents. Teens worry that their parents don’t recognize the difficulties they’re facing. Or, if they are guilty of wrongdoing, they can be afraid […]

Screen Time Restrictions For Teenagers

Screen Time Restrictions for Teenagers

You must’ve noticed that your kids are spending a lot of time in front of a screen. The problem is that too much screen time can interfere with physical activity, homework, socializing, and family time. Weight gain and sleep issues can also be a result of poor diet and exercise habits. In this article, we’ll […]

Big Kids‘ Screen Time Restrictions

Screen Time Restrictions For Big Kids

When they start school, most kids are spending a lot of time in front of screens like TVs, computer monitors, and mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones. So it’s important to make screen time restrictions for these big kids. Today, students require screens to complete schoolwork, receive assignments, do homework, or conduct research for […]

Healthy Snacks For Allergies, According To A Dietitian

Are you looking for healthy snacks for allergies that are also tasty to pack for school? As a child with food allergies parent, packing lunches and snacks can be stressful. In addition to ensuring that your child eats a healthy diet, you must also be on the lookout for food allergens that could have life-threatening […]

The Consequences Bully Victims Go Through

The Consequences Bully Victims Go Through

Children who bully others come in various shapes and sizes, but those who have been bullied are possibly the most confounding. They are not only bullied themselves, but they also bully others, which is a double whammy for them. Learn how the consequences bully victims go through impact their health, and self-esteem. For the most part, […]

Why Bullying Victims Suffer In Silence

Why Bullying Victims Suffer In Silence

Bullied children often endure substantial personal issues, such as feelings of isolation and humiliation, as a result of their treatment by the bully. In addition, many people suffer from stress, worry, and low self-esteem. As a result, many people who have been bullied choose not to tell anybody about their experiences. Here are reasons why bullying […]

How Bullying and Anxiety Disorders Are Interconnected

How Bullying and Anxiety Disorders Are Interconnected

Bullying isn’t an easy thing to experience. Because of this, it can be a frightening ordeal for those who are targeted. As a result of the agony and stress, they are forced to endure, victims may feel depressed, alone, exposed, and paranoid. Bullying has long-lasting effects, even after the bully has moved on to a […]

How Bullying Can Cause PTSD In Children

How Bullying Can Cause PTSD In Children

People with PTSD were once assumed to be solely those who had served in the military. According to a study, even bullying and relationship abuse can lead to post-traumatic stress disorder. Here’s how bullying can cause PTSD in children. Bullying has a long-term effect on those who are bullied. They are frequently plagued by feelings of […]

How Bystanders Are Affected By Bullying

How Bystanders Are Affected By Bullying

Children who witness bullying may suffer the same consequences as those who are forced. Learn more about how bystanders are affected by bullying! Seeing someone else being bullied has a powerful effect. When someone is hurt or offended, most people become upset. As a spectator, you can experience many emotions and stressors when you observe bullying. […]

Do Bullying And Suicide Go Hand In Hand?

Do Bullying And Suicide Go Hand In Hand

There are too many stories of bullied teenagers taking their own lives to ignore. Which brings us to the question if bullying and the increasing suicide rate go hand in hand. When people are subjected to bullying, they are more likely to experience depression and hopelessness, which in turn can lead to suicidal ideation and […]

Understanding the Victims of Bullying

Understanding The Victims Of Bullying

When it comes to bullying, parents are often concerned about whether or not their children may become victims of it. Many people are surprised to learn that bullying occurs far more frequently than they previously thought. Bullying affects an estimated one in six children, according to some studies.  Furthermore, while certain children appear to be […]

Stop the Screaming with These Discipline Tips

When is Anxiety a Concern for Your Child

Sometimes, the best way to get your kids to listen is to shout. Here’s how you can discipline your kids without yelling at them. It can be challenging for many moms to get their kids out of the house. Despite your pleas, they refuse to get dressed or put their shoes on. It’s finally time […]

Educating Your Child About Smoking

For parents, starting a discussion about the consequences of tobacco smoking with their children is never too early. Educating your child about smoking and it’s dangers may not seem necessary when they’re only 5 or 6, but the more time you have to reaffirm the harm that smoking may do, the more effective it will […]

E-Cigarette Use In Teenagers Is a Precursor To Daily Tobacco Use

E-Cigarette Use In Teenagers

A study published in Pediatrics in 2021 found that e-cigarette use among teenagers, also known as vaping, is significantly linked to sustained cigarette smoking in adulthood. For this four-year study on tobacco and health, researchers examined data from a broad pool of young people (12-24 years old) to determine risk factors for regular cigarette use. […]

Clinical Trials Show Pfizer Vaccine Safe & Effective for Ages 12-15

Pfizer Vaccine Safe & Effective

Results from the COVID-19 vaccine research in teenagers were released by Pfizer-BioNTech on Wednesday, March 31, 2021. A recent clinical research with 2,260 participants aged 12 to 15 showed the Pfizer vaccine is safe and effective with 100% efficacy, strong antibody responses, and generally positive participant tolerance, according to a press release from the business. […]

How Does the Doses of the Covid Vaccine Work For Kids?

How Does the Doses of the Covid Vaccine Work For Kids

Are you wondering how the doses of Covid vaccine work for your kids? Researchers employed mathematical calculations and up-to-date data on dosing adults to estimate what dose of the COVID-19 vaccination would be safe to test on children. In light of these findings, experts have settled on a safe and effective dose of COVID-19 vaccination […]

ADHD Treatment Decision

ADHD treatment decision

Individuals who have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD, a prevalent but treatable disorder, can make a huge difference by taking action. It’s unclear what exactly is meant by “taking action.” In many cases, this judgment might be based only on a child’s behavior and requirements, making it difficult to generalize. ADHD should not stand in the way […]

New Studies Link ADHD Diagnosis with Teenage Pregnancy

New Studies Link ADHD Diagnosis with Teenage Pregnancy

Adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to consider parenthood than their typically developing peers. In this article, learn more about how new studies and findings link ADHD diagnosis with early teenage pregnancy. As if raising a child with special needs wasn’t stressful enough, a new study shows that teens with attention […]

How To Raise an ADHD Child

How To Raise An ADHD Child

Attainment-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Children who have ADHD are more impulsive, inattentive, and hyperactive than they should be for these and other reasons. When a child has ADHD, he or she will have a hard time developing the self-control and self-regulation abilities he or she needs. As a result, they might be difficult for parents to […]

Beyoncé Taught Us Not to Talk About Kids’ Hair

Beyoncé Taught Us Not to Talk About Kids' Hair

In the age of the internet, discussions surrounding the hair of Black children are widespread and often uninvited. Taking a page from Beyoncé, who notably taught us ‘Not to Talk About Kids’ Hair,’ we can learn to resist and challenge these unjustified remarks. Someone commented in one of my most recent posts, “Take care of […]

Fighting the “Freshman 15”

Fighting the "Freshman 15"

College freshmen often come home with not just piles of laundry and cravings for home-cooked meals after several months at school, but they may also bring back a few extra pounds, often dubbed the “Freshman 15.” Addressing this issue early and effectively becomes essential, hence, the importance of strategies for Fighting the “Freshman 15.” This […]

5 Steps I Took to Learn to Forgive My Parents

Steps I Took to Learn to Forgive My Parents

After hundreds of hours of counseling, I embarked on a profound journey of healing and forgiveness. As a Black woman, the steps I took to learn to forgive my parents involved a range of activities and mental shifts, some of which I share here to possibly guide others through a similar process. I left home […]

It’s Not Nice to Have Lice

It's Not Nice to Have Lice

Suddenly, a severe itching sensation overtook my head. “It’s not nice to have lice,” I thought to myself, realizing that these pesky parasites had hitched a ride home with my son from his kindergarten class. I didn’t suspect anything was wrong with my son for a while because he wasn’t scratching. I noticed his scalp […]

Student-Led Conferences Empower Black Children to Take Charge of Their Own Education

Student-Led Conferences Empower Black Children

Student-led conferences empower Black children by encouraging their active participation throughout the process and beyond, fostering a sense of ownership and confidence in their educational journey. My grandparents instilled in me three key attitudes on education: it’s vital, something to be proud of, and something no one can ever take away from you. I employ […]

Children Before Puberty: Their Hormone Levels Surge for the First Time

Children Before Puberty

Parents of 7- or 8-year-olds experiencing sudden irritability and emotional changes are not alone; these alterations in behavior may be due to adrenarche, the first time hormone levels surge in children before puberty, which can disrupt how they manage their emotions. As the mother of four girls, I had no idea what was going on […]

Ovulation

Ovulation

For those looking to start a family, it’s crucial to have a solid understanding of ovulation, including the length of your ovulation cycle and the times of the month when you have the highest probability of conceiving. Gaining this knowledge can significantly increase your chances of success when trying to become pregnant. Knowing when you […]

Teens Are No Longer Interested In Driving, And That’s Fine

Teens Are No Longer Interested In Driving

In today’s fast-paced world, it seems that teens are no longer interested in driving, as compared to younger generations. The increase in popularity of ride-sharing apps has made adolescents less eager to get behind the wheel. But should parents still make it mandatory for their children to take driving lessons when the time comes? Various […]

Should We Use Autistic or With Autism

Should We Use Autistic or With Autism

One mother struggles to choose which phrase best serves individuals on the autism spectrum, including her son. People frequently question whether to use “person with autism” or “autistic person” when referring to children or people on the spectrum. This is a frequent question I receive. Readers have asked me to adjust the way I use […]

The Most and Least Common Birthdays

The Most and Least Common Birthdays

Interestingly, the most and least common birthdays align with actual birth data, revealing that while the holidays are a popular time to conceive, they aren’t typically a time when many babies are born. Understanding your due date involves knowing much more than when you can anticipate your child’s birth. It will impact everything from the […]

20 Questions to Ask to Connect with Your Teen

Questions to Ask to Connect with Your Teen

Maintain your teen’s interest and foster a deeper connection by incorporating these “Questions to Ask to Connect with Your Teen” into your conversations. Discuss the following topics, from the song they can’t stop listening to right now to what they would change about the country if they were president, and watch your bond grow stronger. […]

Tips on Personal Hygiene for Tweens and Teens

Tips on Personal Hygiene for Tweens and Teens

Navigating the world of personal hygiene can be challenging for tweens and teens. Having a tween in the house can make things smelly, and as they face emotional and physical shifts that come with puberty, it’s essential to provide tips on personal hygiene for tweens and teens to help them through these transitions. Some preteens […]

What Parents Should Know About Teen Substance Abuse

What Parents Should Know About Teen Substance Abuse

Parenting a teenager is generally tricky, and dealing with one abusing alcohol or drugs can be particularly trying for the whole family. What parents should know about teen substance abuse is that it’s a reality many face, as many teenagers experiment with drugs and alcohol. The more you know about the factors that lead young […]

Implementing Screen Time Limits with Teens

Implementing Screen Time Limits with Teens

With a few taps of the screen, a teen can go from doing homework to checking social media to streaming a video, giving the impression that they are completely at home in the digital world. Implementing screen time limits with teens is crucial, as their reliance on electronic devices is growing. However, too much time […]

The Top Volunteering Options for Teens

The Top Volunteering Options for Teens

Discover the top volunteering options for teens with this list of some of the most recommended opportunities for them to perform community service and make a difference in their communities. There are many different possibilities for your adolescent to participate in community service, and this is true regardless of whether or not their school system […]

Knowing and Understanding Your Teens

Knowing and Understanding Your Teens

It’s not easy to be a teen, and even more challenging to be a teen’s parent. As we further explore knowing and understanding our teens, hearing a teen’s perspective can help parents better understand their teen’s challenges and fears. In this short article, teens discuss what it’s like to be a teen today and what […]

Discussing Vaping with Teens

Discussing Vaping with Teens

Teen vaping has been called an “epidemic” in some circles. Is it fair to call the use of electronic cigarettes (also known as vaping) an epidemic among young people? As we delve into discussing vaping with teens, we’ll explore what parents can do if this is the case. Keep in mind the following information about […]

How to Train Kids to Swim

How to Train Kids to Swim

Learn how to train kids to swim and ensure they’re prepared for the beach or pool. View our age-specific guide to swimming classes and water safety for children, designed to build their confidence and skills in the water. Enrolling your child in swimming classes is an excellent method to improve their water confidence, competence, and […]

How Can I Help My Teen Establish a Healthy Sleep Schedule

How Can I Help My Teen Establish a Healthy Sleep Schedule

Summertime can disrupt your adolescent’s sleep schedule. Emily Edlynn, Ph.D., the ‘Ask Your Mom’ columnist for Parents, discusses how you can help your teen establish a healthy sleep schedule, why this is important, and why it can be a problem during the summer months. When summer approaches, my adolescent’s sleep schedule devolves into complete mayhem. […]

How to Put an End to Bullying and Cyberbullying

How to Put an End to Bullying and Cyberbullying

As unfortunate as it is, bullying and cyberbullying are more common than you may think. Understanding how to put an end to bullying is crucial, as about 20% of students in the 12-18 age range reported experiencing bullying in school in 2017. Numerous adults and students would benefit from hearing concrete strategies for combating bullying. […]

Online Counselling for Teens: What Parents Need to Know

Online Counselling for Teens

Teen Counseling, an online counseling for teens service, caters to adolescents by allowing them to contact therapists through their preferred method, whether it’s video, live chat, texting, or phone conversations. Parentsnkids.org considers it a viable solution for parents and adolescents seeking alternatives to traditional talk therapy. We also appreciate that parents and teens have separate […]

What Exactly Is A 3D Ultrasound?

What Exactly Is A 3D Ultrasound?

Curious if you should undergo a 3D ultrasound during your pregnancy and wondering, “What exactly is a 3D ultrasound?” Discover how this ultrasound technique during pregnancy compares to others and whether it’s the right choice for you. Previously, ultrasounds yielded hazy and hard-to-interpret pictures. Unquestionably, 3D ultrasounds offer a significantly clearer and more defined glimpse […]

Tips For Parents On Dealing With Bullying

Tips For Parents On Dealing With Bullying

It’s essential for parents to be aware of the various forms of harassment, including bullying, which can have a significant impact on a child’s well-being. Here are some helpful tips for parents on dealing with bullying. Bullying behavior can also occur outside of school hours because of the widespread use of technology in emails, texts, […]

How Should Parents Impact Their Children’s Career Decisions

How Should Parents Impact Their Children's Career Desicion?

As parents, we want the best for our children. But when it comes to influencing their career decisions, it’s important to strike a balance between guidance and allowing them to explore their passions. Here are some tips on how parents can positively impact their children’s career decisions without being overbearing. A loud tapping interrupts the […]

10 Things You Probably You Didn’t Know About The Vagina

Things You You Didn't Know About The Vagina

If you’re curious about the female anatomy, there are many surprising and fascinating things to discover about the vagina. From its complex structure to its health benefits, here are some things you didn’t know about the vagina that can be very empowering to learn. There are a million different ways to refer to aspects of […]

How To Recognize Teenage Body Dysmorphic Disorder

How To Recognize Teenage Body Dysmorphic Disorder

It is of utmost importance that parents are aware of the telltale signs of teenage body dysmorphic disorder, as this is a critical stage in their children’s lives. By being knowledgeable about the symptoms, parents can intervene early and help their children overcome this disorder, paving the way for them to live happy and fulfilling […]

Online Counseling For Teens That Works Best

Online Counseling For Teens

Given the accessibility of technology, online counseling for teens has become more popular than ever. No matter where they are, teens can receive the mental health services they need through virtual counseling sessions. The best online therapy for teens will provide flexible scheduling and remote access from anywhere because many teenagers lack the time and […]

Establishing Boundaries For Teen Behavior

Establishing Boundaries For Teen Behavior

As a parent, dealing with the constant emotional rollercoaster of teenage behavior can be overwhelming. It’s not uncommon for teenagers to test boundaries, be rude, or slam doors in moments of frustration. That’s why establishing healthy boundaries are crucial for teen behavior to ensure a harmonious home life. Being a parent in the face of […]

How To Take Care of Yourself As A New Mom

How To Take Care of Mom

Becoming a new mom can be both exhilarating and overwhelming. The joy of bringing a new life into the world is unparalleled, but the responsibilities of motherhood can take a toll on your physical and emotional well-being. Knowing how to take care of yourself as a new mom is crucial for your health and happiness, […]

Sibling Rivalries in Children and Teens

Sibling Rivalries

Having more than one child is a life-altering decision, and it’s met with a wide range of emotions and expectations. You might imagine your kids playing happily together, growing up to be lifelong best buddies, and even holding hands. You might fantasize that your offspring will grow up to be inseparable best friends and use […]

Mental Health Issues In Kids – Depression, Anxiety, and Others

Mental Health Issues In Kids

Worrying about your child’s mental health is normal if you’re experiencing similar worries. Since mental health issues in kids have become common nowadays. One in six children (6-17) in the United States will have a mental health disorder in any given year, reports the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). It’s devastating to see your […]

Creating A Win-Win Environment In Youth Sports

Creating A Win-Win Environment In Youth Sports

Besides being enjoyable, creating a win-win environment in youth sports can have positive effects on children’s physical and mental well-being. According to a recent study, children who develop a passion for athletics are more likely to maintain an active lifestyle all through adolescence. Children of all ages can participate in children’s sports through venues such […]

Safe and Stress-Free Sleep

Welcoming a new baby can stir a whirlwind of emotions, but fretting over their safety during sleep need not be one of them. Ensuring both you and your newborn enjoy restful nights in those initial weeks is paramount. That’s why it’s essential to put your infant to bed in a manner that guarantees Safe and […]

Challenges and Solutions in Raising ADHD Children and Teens

Challenges and Solutions in Raising ADHD Children

Children who have ADHD are more impulsive, inattentive, and hyperactive than they should be for these and other reasons. When a child has ADHD, he or she will have a hard time developing the self-control and self-regulation abilities he or she needs. As a result, they might be difficult for parents to control. That’s why […]

Preventing Teen Smoking: The Risks & Effects

Preventing Teen Smoking

For parents, starting a discussion about the consequences of tobacco smoking with their children is never too early. Educating your child about smoking and its dangers may not seem necessary when they’re only 5 or 6, but the more time you have to reaffirm the harm that smoking may do, the more effective it will […]

Discipline Tips Every Parents Need To Know

Discipline Tips Every Parents Need To Know

Whether your child is throwing tantrums, whining, fighting, or just plain nay-saying, in this article, you will learn discipline tips that every parent should know about. Your child, like the majority of children, has likely honed her behavior based on what has previously worked for her. A whining voice and a splash of dramatic flair […]

Preventing Your Child From Getting Sick

Preventing Your Child From Getting Sick

Learning and growing intellectually, developing socially, and becoming self-reliant are all important aspects of school. In this article, you will learn the steps you can take in preventing your child from getting sick in the coming school years and when you should decide to make them take antibiotics, and when they’re too ill to go […]

The Devastating Effects of Bullying on Children

The Devastating Effects of Bullying on Children

Children who bully others come in various shapes and sizes, but those who have been bullied are possibly the most confounding. They are not only bullied themselves, but they also bully others, which is a double whammy for them. In this article, you will learn more about the devastating effects of bullying on our children. For […]

Screen Time Limitations for Children: A Parent’s Guide

Screen Time Limitations for Children

You must’ve noticed that your kids are spending a lot of time in front of a screen. Too much screen time can interfere with physical activity, homework, socializing, and family time. Weight gain and sleep issues can also be a result of poor diet and exercise habits. In this article, we’ll talk about how you […]

Effects of Peer Pressure on Kids: Impact on Bullying

Effects of Peer Pressure on Kids

Typically, when we think of the effects of peer pressure on kids, we envision adolescent friends encouraging our teens to try out new substances. It comes as a shock to many parents to learn that children as young as three or four years old are already concerned with the opinions of their peers. Even a […]

How to Help Kids with Stress-Induced Illnesses

How to Help Kids with Stress-Induced Illnesses

Anxiety can cause children and teenagers to feel dizzy and “wobbly,” much like adults. However, they may be unable to express this in words, and parents may be unable to determine if it is a stress reaction, stomach ache, or other ailments. In this article, we’ll talk about how you can help when your kids […]

Parenting Anxious Children: At Home and In School

Parenting Anxious Children

At one point, my anxiety was seriously interfering with my daily activities, especially with parenting anxious children. I had recently started my first blog and relocated across the country to attend medical school. Back then, I was searching for a group of people who would understand my postpartum anxiety and help me work through my […]

Puberty and its Symptoms and Timing Explained

As children grow, their bodies undergo significant changes, marking the onset of puberty. It’s a crucial phase for both kids and parents, and understanding its symptoms and timing is crucial. Our comprehensive article on puberty and its symptoms and timing provides detailed insights, answering common questions like “when does a person reach puberty?” Don’t miss […]

Navigating Puberty for Pre-Teen Girls

Navigating Puberty for Pre-Teen Girls

For many pre-teen girls, navigating puberty can be a stressful and perplexing period. The list is endless from embarrassing mishaps to hormonal changes, excessive hair growth, and premenstrual syndrome (PMS). The awkwardness of puberty is exacerbated for some people, though. That’s why its important that before puberty comes, parents learn how to prepare their girls […]

Eating Disorders in Children Affect Both Girls and Boys

Eating Disorders in Children

In this article, we’ll talk about how eating disorders in children can both affect girls & boys. As well as the symptoms & what you can do. When they think of persons with eating disorders, most people picture women and girls in their teens and early adulthood. In the United States, eating disorders affect around […]

What You Need To Get Now For Back To School

What You Need To Get Now For Back To School

It appears like notebook paper and backpacks were placed on store shelves early this year, and if you noticed them right after July 4th, you’re not alone. School supply lists may not yet be available in some areas since while some states have a late August start date, others don’t send their pupils back to […]

How Real Are Growing Pains?

How Real Are Growing Pains

You might have written off your kid’s unexplainable aches and pains as “growing pains.” As it turns out, that label may not do justice to the current situation. According to new research, the term “growing pains” isn’t the most accurate description. In fact, it might have nothing to do with expansion. Up to half of […]

The Rise of the Stay-at-Home High School Parent

The Rise of the Stay-at-Home High School Parent

Due to the pandemic, the rise of the stay-at-home high school parent is on the rise. Those who choose to stay home to raise their children are typically associated with caring for infants and toddlers. According to the data, mothers with young children (those under the age of three) are the most likely to stay […]

Assisting Children in Dealing with Their Emotions

Assisting Children in Dealing with Their Emotions

The year 2020 was unlike any other. The suddenness of the coronavirus pandemic threw all of our children’s routines and reality into disarray. That’s why its crucial parents focus on assisting children in dealing with their emotions. Children’s interactions with their peers and adults in their communities ground to a halt as after-school programs and […]

What the Student Loan Forgiveness Plan of Means for Your Family

What the Student Loan Forgiveness Plan Means

If you have student loans or are the parent of a student who does, it’s crucial to know what the student loan forgiveness plan means to you and your family. On August 24, 2022, President Biden will announce a strategy to try to resolve the student debt crisis, which he hopes will be a relief […]

Finding Therapists For Children is Difficult Due To The Pandemic

Finding Therapists For Children

Inflation’s rising expenses, the Russian war in Ukraine, and COVID-19 fears are all major sources of worry for many working-age folks. Children, like adults, experience stress about the world and their place in it, albeit the specific issues they worry about and the intensity of their worries may vary. Finding therapists for children can be […]

How To Help Children Socialize Safely with their Peers?

How To Help Children Socialize Safely with their Peers?

A new wave of Covid-19 cases has been stoked by the Delta variation, and just as school is about to start this fall, parents are left with the all-too-familiar conundrum of whether or not they can bring their children to school while keeping them safe. In this article, you will learn more about how you […]

Children Have Gained Weight During The Pandemic

There were several unintended consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, and weight gain was one of them. Many children have gained weight during the pandemic. Forty-two percent of respondents, according to a recent survey, put on weight while under lockdown. A recent investigation has revealed that youngsters have the same difficulties in accepting unexpected windfalls. The […]

Teachers Can Help Students By Being Vaccinated and Wearing Masks

Teachers Can Help Students by Being Vaccinated

Uncertainty about how COVID-19 will affect the classroom continues to plague parents, educators, and kids as the new school year begins. Infection rates continue to rise across the world as the extremely contagious Delta version of COVID-19 makes its way around the world. But teachers can help students by being vaccinated. and by wearing masks. […]

Scholars Discuss Pros And Cons of School Mask Mandates

Pros And Cons of School Mask Mandates

Three educators in Broward County, Florida, passed tragically within 24 hours of each other from complications related to COVID-19. A mandatory mask policy had just been implemented by the Broward County School District in defiance of an edict from Florida Governor Ron DeSantis that school districts do not have such authority. Due to this incident, […]

High Vaccination Rate Can Help Things Get Back to Normal

High Vaccination Rate Can Help Things Get Back to Normal

This fall, students all throughout the United States will return to university, and a modeling research has determined that the single most important determinant in campus safety will be the percentage of students who have been vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus. In this article, learn more about why a high vaccination rate on school campuses […]

The Covid-19 Pandemic and the Spike in Type-2 Diabetes in Kids

We’ve all been profoundly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The impacts of the virus on our health have been long-lasting. However, the pandemic had further negative consequences for our and our children’s health. In this article, learn more about the connection between the Covid-19 pandemic and the recent spike in Type-2 diabetes in our kids. […]

What To Do If Your Child Comes Out To You

What To Do If Your Child Comes Out To You

For parents and other caretakers, finding the appropriate response when a child comes out can be challenging. Naturally, parents want to be as encouraging as they can, but it can be difficult to know what to say. The Trevor Project has announced the results of a national poll on the emotional wellbeing of LGBTQ adolescents, […]

How To Talk With Your Kids About Risky Online Activities

How To Talk With Your Kids About Risky Online Activities

A new advisory for parents from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) addresses the perilous trend of “social media challenges.” This is in response to the rising popularity of a viral trend that instructs its followers to boil chicken with NyQuil. In this article, you will learn more about how to talk to your kids […]

How School Gardens Can Encourage Children To Eat More Veggies

How School Gardens can Encourage Children to Eat More Veggies

It’s a well-known uphill battle to convince kids to eat their vegetables. However, recent studies show that school gardens can encourage children to eat more veggies. This study continues a previous assessment of a garden, nutrition, and culinary program in after-school care. Children in the after-school care study saw their body mass index (BMI), waist […]

Marijuana Vaping May Be More Harmful To Teen Lungs Than Smoking

Marijuana vaping

The Journal of Adolescent Health states that vaping cannabis may pose a larger risk of lung harm to adolescents than smoking cigarettes and marijuana together or even vaping nicotine products. Researchers found that among the roughly 15,000 adolescents who reported regular use of e-cigarettes, cigarettes, or cannabis, those who vape marijuana are roughly twice as […]

What Are Covid-19’s Side Effects In Kids’ Relief Strategies

What Are Covid-19's Side-Effects In Kids' Relief Strategies

Concerns about the vaccine’s safety have been raised by several families. In this article, you’re going to learn more about Covid-19’s side-effects on our kids’ relief strategies. Vaccines made by Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna, respectively, were given the green light by the FDA in June 2022 for use in children aged 6 months and up (FDA). […]

Roe V. Wade’s Overturn and it’s Effects for Teens & their Families

Roe V. Wade's Overturn

A purported draft of a Supreme Court majority judgment on Roe v Wade’s overturn, the seminal case which protected the legal right to an abortion, was published by Politico on May 2, 2022. The Supreme Court confirmed the document’s legitimacy the next day. Many are asking, in light of the verdict, what it could imply […]

Your Family And The Covid-19 Vaccine

Your Family And The Covid-19 Vaccine

The United States offers COVID-19 vaccinations from four manufacturers: Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson (J&J), and Novavax. Because of the persistence of vaccine-related myths, you must inform your family about the facts about the Covid-19 vaccine. More and more evidence from scientists and doctors shows that the COVID-19 vaccines are safe, effective, and the greatest […]

Does The Covid-19 Vaccine Affect Fertility in Children and Adolescents?

Does the Covid-19 Vaccine affect Fertility

Concerns about the COVID-19 epidemic have weighed heavily on families. Both parents and students found themselves in a challenging situation as a result of school closures, mask demands, lockdowns, and the general emotional stress of the situation. Pfizer, Moderna, and J&J’s release of the COVID-19 vaccine was a fantastic advance in the fight against the […]

Child Depression Symptoms During the Covid-19

Child Depression Symptoms During the Covid-19

Isolating their children at home during the COVID-19 outbreak has caused concern for many parents. While remaining home, social distancing, masking, canceling events, and limiting in-person school were all critical to saving lives and halting the spread of COVID-19, the truth is that these adjustments in routine are deeply emotionally taxing for many children (and […]

Are Pearly Penile Papules an STI?

Are Pearly Penile Papules some kind of an STI? While teens may be concerned when they notice little pimples on their penis, these bumps (also known as papules) are usually nothing to be worried about. *Image source: Unsplash/Pixelbay/Pexels Infection or uncleanliness may cause other types of pimples, but they are natural and don’t require medical […]

Reasons Why The R-Word Should No Longer Be Used

As a euphemism for retard and retarded, the R-word is derogatory and rude when used to characterize or disparage persons with intellectual impairments or to insult people, places & things by comparing them to people with intellectual disabilities. During this same time period, the label “mental retardation” is being phased out and replaced by “intellectual […]

A Guide For Parents of Middle Schoolers

A Guide For Parents Of Middle Schoolers

For both students and their parents, middle school is a time of great anticipation. To give you a helping hand, here’s a guide for parents in understanding their middle schoolers better. *Image source: Pexels/Pixelbay/Unsplash Students in the middle grades are beginning to become self-sufficient, discover their unique passions, and become ready for the challenges of high […]

Periods And Their Complications For Teenagers

Periods and their Complications For Teenagers

There are certain basic facts concerning a teenager’s menstrual cycle that all parents, whether they are moms or fathers, should be aware of. Learn more about periods and their complications for teenagers and their phases. There are several terms for menstruation, including “menses,” “your period,” “that time of the month,” and even “Aunt Flo.” That […]

Intense Mood Swings In Adolescents May Be A Sign Of Something More Serious

Mood Swings In Adolescents

The terms “the tween years” and “moodiness” could be used interchangeably. When your tween is snuggling up to you on the couch, the next thing you know, you’re being called “embarrassing” for it. Sometimes it appears your tween is brooding in the bedroom for hours. As a parent, it’s crucial to realize the difference between […]

Taking Care of An Uncircumcised Penis The Proper Way

Taking Care of An Uncircumcised Penis

Here are facts about taking care of your son’s uncircumcised penis, plus find out when to call a doctor about issues. As the prevalence of circumcision declines, more parents are beginning to ponder what it means to have their child born without circumcision. At birth, the foreskin remains intact, and the penis is uncircumcised. The […]

Advice For Girls on Good Personal Hygiene

As your daughter grows and changes, ensuring that she is clean becomes more critical. Here is a list of sound advice for girls on personal hygiene, menstruation, and all other puberty-related changes. *Image source: Pixelbay/Pexels/Unsplash Sanitation of Oneself The first step every adolescent should take is to learn the fundamentals of personal hygiene. Encourage your […]

Why Discussing Depression With Your Daughter Is Important

Discussing Depression With Your Daughter Is Important

More and more kids are suffering from depression—especially girls. Many girls, though, aren’t receiving the care they need to recover. Here’s why discussing depression with your precious daughter is important! Some parents avoid discussing their children’s mental health because of the stigma surrounding it. Depression is a topic that many parents are unfamiliar with or are […]

Average Penis Size For Teenage Boys

Penis Size For Teenage Boys

The penis size for teenage boys experiences a growth spurt during puberty.  It might be a moment of considerable uncertainty for some teenagers, as they are bound to fall behind others in their growth. With sexual development, the scrotum thins and reddens as the testicles increase in size. Growth in the penis occurs simultaneously with […]

Boot Camps For Troubled Teens!

Boot camps for troubled Teens

Boot camps for troubled Teens are often the last resort for despairing parents of out-of-control teenagers. When an adolescent misbehaves, it’s not uncommon for parents to wonder what they can do about it. Many parents believe that a military-style boot camp might be the only way for their teen to stop running away or refusing […]

How Tweens’ Development Is Affected By Family Differences

How Tweens' Development is affected by Family

Tweens’ development is affected by family differences. For parents, it’s important to understand how individual differences influence puberty and adolescence. A person’s uniqueness can be traced back to various individual distinctions in their outlook on life, such as their sense of self-worth, a sense of purpose in life, rate of cognitive development, and even how […]

Why media exposure damages teens’ body image!

media exposure damages teens'

Common Sense Media estimates that the average adolescent spends nine hours a day consuming media for fun. On the other hand, those same teenagers speak with their parents for fewer than 10 minutes daily on average. Learn more about how you can help your teen with social media and why today’s media exposure damages teens’ body image! […]

Why Your Teenager Is Grumpy or Moody

Why Your Teenager Is Grumpy Or Moody

It’s not unusual to have a moody teen, but why is your teenager Grumpy Or Moody? Find out what’s causing this and when it’s not normal. A parent of an adolescent is someone who can laugh at their jokes. Many parents bemoan their children’s erratic behavior as they approach adolescence. Hormones aren’t the only cause of […]

How To Teach Teenagers Time Management!

How To Teach Teenagers Time Management

Even though your teen’s procrastination may seem acceptable while she’s in high school, it can have a negative impact on her future career prospects. Here are techniques on how to teach teenagers time management, which will serve them nicely throughout their lives in the future! A sudden illness, emergency, or trouble may prevent her from completing […]

Teaching Your Teen To Use A Pad

Before puberty, tweens need to know what to expect, including how to manage their menstrual cycle before they begin their period. As well as helping girls and boys prepare for the inevitable changes that come with puberty, teaching your teen how to use a pad and tampons ahead of time gives them a sense of […]

The Friendship Issues Tweens Face Commonly

Friendship Issues Tweens Face

Friendships can be hard during the middle school years. Friendships can be complicated at any age, but as a parent, you have a responsibility to help your child deal with friendship issues. Aid your child to deal with the common friendship issues tweens face. *Image source: Pexels/Pixelbay/Unsplash Peer rejection, bullying, or the manipulation of a friend […]

Tweens How To Get A Great Shave

Tweens How To Get A Great Shave

When it comes to the first time a child shaves, there is no such thing as an appropriate or inappropriate age. It’s all a matter of timing and how engrossed they are. Here are tips on teaching your tweens how to get a great shave!  It’s not uncommon for girls to begin puberty younger than men, […]

The Effects Of Political Bullying On Children

You’re bound to encounter political discussions in day-to-day life, and so does our kids. Here are the effects of political bullying on children. The politicians themselves have a lot to say about the people they’re running against, not to mention the public. And the majority of it is downright revolting in tone. The majority of […]

Male voice changes in adolescence

Along with noticeable changes in physical appearance that come with puberty, your boy will experience male voice changes in adolescence. Your son’s voice cracking is a normal part of puberty for boys. As a young man matures, he experiences a shift in his voice and personality. Become familiar with what to expect and why these […]

Talking To Your Tween About Puberty

Parents and tweens alike might find puberty a challenging time. Moods, bodies, hobbies, and even family relationships can shift as a child grows up. Even if you want your child to stay a child forever, the day will come when they enter puberty, and you will need to be ready. Before their child reaches puberty, […]

Tween Dealing With Delayed Puberty – Tips for parents

A tween’s puberty can be even more traumatic if all of their pals have matured, but they haven’t. It’s a difficulty that parents and children may work together to overcome when it comes to delayed puberty. Here’s how to handle your tween dealing with delayed puberty. Delayed puberty in adolescence can make adolescent boys and girls […]

The negative effects of Weight-Related Bullying on Self Confidence

Even though anyone can be bullied for many reasons, it seems that being overweight is particularly attractive to bullies. Even healthy-weight tweens and teens can be targeted for their low weight, obesity, or both. That’s why parents need to learn more about the negative effects of weight-related bullying. Bullying children because of their weight or physical […]

Tampons, Virginity, And The Perils Of Teenage Girls

Tampons & Virginity The Perils of Girls

Regarding tampon use among adolescents, numerous questions and misconceptions need to be clarified. After all, Tampons & Virginity are the perils of girls. Whether or not tampons are detrimental to virgins is a common concern for both parents and teenagers when discussing sexual purity issues. After all, Tampons & Virginity are the perils of girls. […]

What a training bra is for?

What a training bra is for?

In the early stages of breast development, a training bra is ideal. In the 1950s, training bras were trendy. Females wore undershirts until they reached puberty. A training bra is not designed to strengthen the breasts despite the name. As a result, it is a bit of a disguise for the delicate breast buds and […]

Teenage Masturbation What Parents Need To Know

Teenage Masturbation What Parents Need To Know

It’s possible that as a parent you have no idea that your adolescent is masturbating. Learn more about teenage masturbation and what parents need to know about it. Masturbation is a regular part of a child’s exploration of their body, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics, and most teens engage in it. *Image source: […]

How exercise can help teens manage puberty!

How exercise can help teens

Teenagers’ bodies and minds undergo significant transformations during puberty, which can cause discomfort or worsen any existing concerns with body image. Do you know how I can help you? Fitness. Here’s how exercise can help teens manage puberty! *Image source: Unsplash/Pixelbay/Pexels Tweens and teens who engage in regular physical activity may feel more in control of their […]

The Effects of Spreading Gossips and Rumors

Effects of Spreading Gossips and Rumors

Drama. In their late teens and early twenties, many people have come to accept it as a normal part of life. However, it is everything but usually when that drama involves toxic friendships, slut-shaming, and spreading rumors. It can be plain uncomfortable and nearly hard to ignore rumor, especially if it is conveyed over social media. […]

The consequences of sibling bullying!

consequences of sibling bullying

Fighting between siblings is commonplace. It’s a reality of life, and you know that much. While watching television, they argue about who gets the best seat in the car. When it comes to dinner, the two of them can’t agree. Bullying, on the other hand, occurs when a dispute between siblings turns violent. Discover the […]

The Effects Of Name-Calling On Our Children

The Effects Of Name-Calling On Our Children

“Words can shatter my bones, but sticks and stones can never hurt me,” goes an old saying. However, this assertion is completely untrue in every way. One of the most damaging and unpleasant forms of bullying is name-calling. Victims get mixed messages about their own identity as a result of this. That’s why parents need to […]

How Slut-Shaming Affects Teenage Girls

How Slut-Shaming Affects Teenage Girls

Today’s scarlet letter is far more permanent and much more difficult to remove. “Slut-shaming” is a sort of “scarlet letter” for these students, both online and in school halls. Learn more about how slut-shaming affects teenage girls! A form of cyberbullying known as slut-shaming is when girls are targeted on social media and abused for their sexuality through […]

Orthopedic Impairments In Children

Orthopedic Impairments In Children

Orthopedic impairments, as defined by the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), are bone, joint, or muscle-related handicap that is so severe that it has a detrimental impact on the academic performance of children. Genetic abnormalities (such as those that result in a missing arm or leg) and other problems, such as cerebral palsy, […]

How To Communicate With A Child Who Has An Intellectual Disability Regarding Puberty

How To Talk Your Child with an Intellectual Disability about Puberty

Nothing is more awkward for a guardian or a youngster than “the talk.” But knowing how to talk to your child with an intellectual disability about puberty is vital.  Navigating this touchy subject is also tricky when it comes to kids who are classified as having an intellectual disability. The main worry is that kids won’t […]

How To Teach Kids Backward Chaining

When teaching children life skills, the term “backward chaining” refers to breaking down a task into its parts and teaching them in the opposite order. As a result, the child experiences accomplishment and success with each try. Learn how to teach kids backward chaining in this article. *Image source: Unsplash/Pixelbay/Pexels The adult completes all but […]

The Factors Affecting The Mental Health Of Teens

The Factors Affecting The Mental Health Of Teens

Thinking about your adolescent’s mental health problem can make you nervous or even scared. Just as it’s critical to maintain tabs on your teen’s physical health, so is it crucial to keep tabs on your teen’s psychological health. In this article, you will learn the factors affecting the mental health of our teens. Teenage years […]

Correlation Between Age And Changes In Logical Reasoning

Correlation Between Age And Changes In Logical Reasoning

Tweens undergo various mental changes, one of which is a growth in their capacity for logical thought. Three primary ways in which children between the ages of 7 and 12 develop more concrete reasoning and problem-solving skills are conservation, classification, and reversibility, according to the American Psychological Association (APA). To a large extent, the cognitive […]

Teaching Children Lifelong Hygiene Habits

They’re going through puberty, their skin is breaking out, and their bodies are altering. Teaching children lifelong good hygiene habits is vital. Tweens can be particular and careful regarding sanitation and personal hygiene. Other tweens may benefit from more support to develop healthy habits and routines. Here’s how to manage personal hygiene and develop healthy […]

The Typical Attitudes And Conduct Of Adolescents

The Typical Attitudes And Conduct Of Adolescents

There is a dramatic shift in how teenagers act between 13 and 18. However, the process is so gradual that you may not notice your adolescent becoming an adult right before your eyes. In this article, you will learn more about the typical attitudes and conduct of adolescents. Knowing what to expect from your teen […]

How To Help Your Teen Develop Good Decision-Making Skills

How To Help Your Teen Develop Good Decision-Making

Every day, teenagers are faced with life-altering decisions. However, most teenagers never receive instruction on how to make healthy choices. In this article, you will tips on how you can help your teen develop good decision-making skills. *Image source: Pixelbay/Pexels/Unsplash As a result, some teenagers have a hard time deciding whether or not to find […]

The Preteen Years Of Parenting

Parenthood isn’t for the faint of heart in the preteen years. Your child may benefit from some guidance if they are approaching (or are already in) the tween years of life (between the ages of 9 and 12). These tips will help you with the preteen years of parenting. Middle School Preparation *Image source: Pixelbay/Pexels/Unsplash […]

Cultural Differences In How Children’s Ages Are Observed

Cultural Differences In How Children's Ages Are Observed

The journey from infancy to adulthood is called “coming of age.” When a child turns a specific age and no longer qualifies as a minor, they are considered to have reached their “coming of age” milestone in various cultures. In some cultures, a child’s maturation is marked by the onset of puberty. A coming-of-age ceremony […]

Advantages Of Having A Pen Pal

Advantages Of Having A Pen Pal

There are a lot of advantages of having a pen pal. However, although the world has “shrunk,” instructors continue to arrange worldwide pen pal exchanges for their kids and for a good reason. Having an international pen buddy for your tween might be a good idea for you and your teen. Your child’s pen buddy […]

How To Discuss Disabilities With Children

How To Discuss Disabilites With Children

Your youngster may be interested in persons with disabilities, whether it be a classmate with dyslexia or a cousin who uses a wheelchair. When parents discuss disabilities with their children, they help them better learn and understand the people around them who are disabled. Utilize Direct Language Never try to persuade your youngster that a […]

Parenting Tips For Parents Of Troubled Teens

Parenting Tips For Parents Of Troubled Teens

Engage Your Adolescent When dealing with a difficult adolescent, it’s natural to feel the need to distance yourself as the situation worsens. However, maintaining a close relationship with your teen is essential. Maintain the greatest possible relationship by focusing on good communication. In this article, you will find much more parenting tips for parents who […]

Teenagers Running Away From Home

A runaway child is every parent’s worst nightmare. To make matters worse, practically every adolescent has contemplated fleeing at least once. Just a few of them follow through. There can be many reasons why teenagers are running away from home. If your teen leaves without consent, it is essential you follow the tips in this […]

How To Support Students With Tourette Syndrome In The Classroom

How to Support Students with Tourette Syndrome

Repetitive and uncontrollable movements and vocalizations, known as “tics,” are the hallmark of Tourette syndrome. Symptoms commonly peak between the ages of 10 and 12 years old in children with Tourette’s syndrome. In this article, you will learn ways on how you can support your students with Tourette Syndrome. To describe tic movements, we use […]

Teaching Your Kids Self-Responsibility

There are a lot of ways of teaching your kids self-responsibility. A good period to teach responsibility is throughout adolescence. Consciousness begins to rise for the first time as adolescence approaches. Here are some ideas for using this natural tendency to teach children about responsibility and help them grow into responsible individuals. Teaching Personal Accountability […]

Help Your Daughter Prepare For Her First Menstrual Cycle

Help Your Daughter Prepare For Her First Menstrual Cycle

There is a common fear among young women that their first period will occur while away from home or at school. Preparing your daughter for the unexpected, even though you cannot control when her period starts, is a good idea. Help your daughter prepare for her first menstrual cycle with these tips and find out […]

Teenage Depression And Anxiety Are Common Problems

Teenage Depression And Anxiety

Teenage depression and anxiety are common problems. Many of the same mental health disorders that affect adults affect teenagers. Despite this, many teenagers go undiagnosed and untreated for treatable diseases. Having an issue with one’s mental health can happen to everyone. Although some kids are genetically predisposed to mental illness, all teens, including straight-A academics […]

Strategies For Addressing Teenage Drama

During adolescence, the roller coaster of emotions can be a roller coaster. Your teen’s out-of-control behaviors may seem exaggerated to you as a parent. In this article, you will strategies you can explore in addressing teenage drama. In addition to that, some teenagers are just drawn to drama. They live on the thrill of the chase, […]

How To Deal With Your Daughter’s Self-Deprecating Comments On Her Size

Your Daughter's Self-Deprecating Comments On Her Size

There is an epidemic of body image disorders among teenagers, particularly girls. How do you react to your daughter’s self-deprecating comments about her size? It’s common for parents to hear their teenage daughter say things like, “I’m so fat,” or “Look at how enormous my thighs are!” about her physique. Many parents are embarrassed and […]

Cramps How To Treat Them

Anyone who has menstrual cycles is familiar with the discomfort of menstrual cramps. However, the severity can vary widely. People can have cramping that is minimal for some, or it can be excruciating for others. In this article, you will learn more about girls’ period cramps and how you can treat them. It’s important to […]

Boost The Confidence Of A Shy Teen

Trying to force a shy teenager to be the center of attention is unnecessary. It’s okay to be quiet and reserved. A lack of self-confidence among teenagers can cause an inability to join extracurricular activities or meet new friends. You can use these tips to boost the confidence of your shy teen. Why Some Adolescents […]

Girls’ Tween Years

Girls’ tween years are difficult for everyone, including for us parents. However, the preteen years are particularly difficult for girls. This is only the beginning of adolescence. Your child will encounter guys, body image, peer pressure, and many other issues in middle school. In this article, you will learn what defines the tween age group […]

Reasons For Children’s Negative Social Comparisons

Reasons For Children's Negative Social Comparisons

What does it mean to make a lower comparison? In this article, you will learn the reasons for your children’s negative social comparisons. Downward Comparisons Need To Be Defined. As a form of social comparison, a downward comparison is a type of social assessment. When we compare ourselves to others who are less skillful or […]

Advantages And Disadvantages Of High School Dual Enrollment

Advantages And Disadvantages Of High School Dual Enrollment

Schools across the country offer dual enrollment and concurrent enrollment programs to encourage more high school students to continue their education after graduation. College credit is earned while they’re still in high school, so it’s not just a taste of what it’s like to be in college. Graduating high school with 20 or 30 college […]

How To Help Your Tween Make And Maintain Friendship

Help Your Tween Make And Maintain Friendship

You may help your tween make and maintain a new friendship in various ways. They need the support of their friends when they begin to distance themselves from their parents at this time in their lives, which is why friendships at this stage of life are critical. A parent’s intervention may be necessary if your […]

Concerns And Stages Of Adolescence

Teenage puberty is an essential part of a teen’s growth. Your teen’s reproductive system is preparing at this time. However, it can be perplexing and unpleasant at times. Your adolescent’s life is through a sea change right now. So, how do you distinguish between what’s acceptable and not? The physical changes associated with adolescence affect […]

Are Deodorants Safe For Children?

When they hit puberty, most kids have to use deodorant for the first time. On the other hand, some have a strong body odor and must use deodorant daily, even before puberty begins. Are deodorants safe for children? Learn what the experts say in this article. The First Symptoms of Adolescence You need to know […]

How To Safely Teach Your Tween Son To Shave

How To Safely Teach Your Tween Son To Shave

If your son has already expressed an interest in shaving, now is the time to plan your approach. Even if they have to wait until puberty arrives, many boys look forward to shaving because it is a huge event for them. In this article, find tips on how you can safely teach your tween son […]

Unhygienic Teen Take A Look At The Hygiene Of Teenagers

Teaching teenagers about excellent hygiene is often a combination of teaching and gentle reminders. Even if you’ve taught them many things since they were little, some of these hygiene chores may be new to them or ones they must complete on their own for the first time. This article gives you a look at the […]

The Effects Of FOMO On Adolescents And Teens

“You blew it!” I said. This is the most terrifying thing you can say to a teenager and has the greatest impact. There is even a term for the bad feeling some kids get when they realize they will miss out on an experience: FOMO. In this article, you will learn all about the effects […]

How Exercise Can Help Teens Manage The Challenges Of Puberty

How Exercise Can Help Teens Manage Puberty

During puberty, children’s bodies (and brains) undergo fast transformations, which can swiftly lead to uncomfortable feelings or more significant difficulties with body image. What do you think will be of assistance? Fitness. In this article, learn how exercise can help teens manage the challenges of puberty. Tweens and teens who engage in regular physical activity […]

What Are The Common Examples Of Victim-Blaming

What Are The Common Examples Of Victim-Blaming

Bullying victims are frequently blamed for their actions. As a rule of thumb, they feel that if the bullied person were somehow different, bullying wouldn’t have a place. They may ask the victim, “What caused it?” This article will guide you through the common examples of victim-blaming. Bullying can be prevented in some cases by […]

Bullying And Harassment By Children Using Technology

Bullying And Harrassment By Children Using Technology

Technological advancements have transformed teenagers’ lives in the last three decades. Modern technology means that people can instantly access vast amounts of information and communicate with others worldwide in real-time, rather than relying on antiquated methods. In this article, you will learn more about bullying and harrassment in children using the technology we all know […]

A Parent’s Guide To Dealing With Their Teen’s Stalker

A Parent's Guide To Dealing With Their Teen's Stalker

Every year, 7.5 million people in the United States are stalked, with teenagers and young adults being the most at risk. Of those in a relationship, 48 percent had been stalked or harassed by their spouse, according to a recent survey. Moreover, a third of the kids surveyed said they’d been stalking a relationship. In […]

The Effects Of Religion-Based Bullying At School On Adolescents

The Effects Of Religion-Based Bullying

Children who are viewed as different are often bullied. There’s no wonder that kids are frequently bullied for their religious beliefs, especially if they’re not widely held. In this article, learn the effects on our kids about religion-based bullying. For example, girls wearing hijabs (head scarves) and boys wearing patches or daystars (turbans) are frequently […]

Why Bullied Teens May Carry Weapons To School

Why Bullied Teens May Carry Weapons

Any parent’s worst dread is sending their child to school with a classmate who may have a weapon. Research conducted during the 2015-2016 school year found that that scenario occurred more than once a day in the United States. On a minimum of 269 occasions, children of all grade levels were found in possession of […]

Identifying Bullies In The Classroom Tips For Teachers

Detecting a bully in your classroom isn’t as simple as it appears. There is, in reality, more than one type of bully in the school environment. They come in many forms and sizes, as well as different personalities. In contrast to popular bullies, some loners have few or no friends. To help teachers in identifying […]

How Bullying Increases Mental Health Problems

How Bullying Increases Mental Health Problems

Bullying has long-term, lasting impacts, say researchers. When children are bullied regularly, it can hurt their mental and emotional health. People with low self-esteem, an inability to trust people, and difficulty making long-term connections are just a few of the issues they may face. In this article, you will learn more about how bullying increases […]

Why Do Children Engage In Sexual Bullying?

Why Do Children Engage In Sexual Bullying

Sex bullying is a rising problem that affects everyone, but is most frequent among young people. A lack of action could lead to more serious situations like sexual harassment or even sexual assault if left untreated. In this article, you will learn more about why children engage in sexual bullying. As a general type of […]

Impacts of Bullying on the Family

Victims of bullying go through a variety of psychological and behavioral changes as a result of the abuse. Bullying victims, though, aren’t the only ones impacted by it. Studies have found that the effects also extend to the target’s family members. In this article, learn about the impacts of bullying on your family. A bullying […]

The Causes of Speech Delay in Children

The Causes of Speech Delay in Children

There can be various causes of the speech delay in our children. Your youngster may be unable to form words appropriately if they have a physical disability. Alternatively, your child’s internal communication system may be unable to transmit a message from the brain to the mouth because of processing difficulties. Consider these criteria if you […]

Teaching A Baby To Walk

Teaching A Baby To Walk

Learning to walk happens at a varied pace for every healthy baby. Many parents are concerned if a kid does not meet this developmental milestone by their first birthday. The good news is that it’s not too early to start worrying. Learn how to look for signs in your baby that they’re ready to walk […]

When is My Child able To Use Stairs on Their Own

When is My Child Able To Use Stairs On Their Own

It’s common for children first to learn how to climb the stairs by crawling, much like before they learn to walk. Your child should be encouraged to navigate the stairs this way until she is more sure on her feet. As soon as your child begins crawling, you should put up gates to prevent them […]

Gift Ideas For Your 7-Year-Old Boys

Seven-year-olds are in a transitional period of their lives. It can be difficult to find presents that captivate them now that they’re neither teens nor toddlers. But in this article, we’ve collected the best gift ideas for 7-year-old boys, from parents and experts. They’ll probably enjoy bigger kid toys, but they’ll still enjoy playing alone […]

2022’S Black-Owned Gift Catalog

It’s a wonderful feeling to choose the ideal gift for everyone in your family and see them light up as they open it. Black-owned businesses can help you find the right gift for any occasion, whether you’re looking for something for your toddler to play with or a present for a mother who needs to […]

Preparing Your Kid For Their First Overnight

Every parent knows that when their child is first away from home for an extended time, it’s a monumental occasion for both the parent and the child alike. In this article, you will find a simple guide on preparing your kid for their first overnight elsewhere and ensuring all goes smoothly. You can do a […]

13 Best 2023 Gift Ideas For Mothers

13 Best 2023 Gift Ideas For Mothers

No, they don’t know how much we appreciate all they do for us. Especially when they consistently come through and never seem to complain, it’s easy to take your mother or another mother in your life for granted. To make them feel extra special, we’ve gathered the 13 best 2023 gift ideas for mothers to […]

Here’s Everything You’ll Need When Your Child is Sick

Everything You'll Need When Your Child is Sick

To help all parents, new and old, in this article you will find everything you’ll need to know when your child is sick. Although they won’t speed up your baby’s recovery, they will keep him happy and calm.  Having to deal with sick children is one of the most difficult aspects of parenthood. Although you […]

Educating Your Children About Racism

Educating Your Children About Racism

The United States has been plagued by racism for a long time. Racism and discrimination based on skin color and ethnicity have been a part of human history since the dawn of time. To help end racism, start educating your children about racism now! This article will give you valuable information how to do just […]

Educating Your Children About War

Educating Your Children About War

There has never been a time since 2001 when there hasn’t been some kind of conflict. Children are usually far away from the actual battle, which is a blessing, but that doesn’t mean they shouldn’t be informed about it by their parents. In this article, you will find tips for parents in educating their children […]

How To Discuss Job Loss With Your Children

How To Discuss Job Loss With Your Children

Parents need to recognize that losing a job impacts the entire family, even if it seems like they are the ones who are bearing the brunt of the burden. If you want to help your loved ones through a difficult time, you must talk about their job loss with them. To make things easier for […]

The Best Apps For Learning To Read

At-home reading classes have been around for decades, and learning to read with apps is merely the newest version of that practice. In this article, we’ve collected the best apps for homeschoolers on learning how to read. Nowadays, toddlers may participate in entertaining activities with their families by tapping on a tablet instead of the […]

Finest Sites For Online Reading Instruction

We’ve collected the finest free sites for online reading instruction to help your child improve their reading and comprehension skills. Only 35% of 4th graders and 34% of 8th-grade students met or exceeded NAEP Proficient reading standards in 2019, according to the 2019 National Assessment of Educational Progress Reading Assessment. This is a 2 percentage […]

The Best Children’s Book Susbscription

The Best Children's Book Subscription

A subscription service for children’s books regularly delivers new books to children and their families, sometimes focusing on a specific topic. Whether it’s a few books in every box or a few extra things to go along with the book of the month, these subscription boxes are all about encouraging a lifelong and active interest […]

The Difference Between Wants and Needs

It can be tough for kids to understand the difference between wants and needs. Even if you’re talking about money with someone mature and logical, it’s challenging to discuss it. Teaching your children the difference between “desire” and “need” when it comes to money might be even more difficult. Making the connection between the toys […]

How To Approach The Subject of Guns with Children

How To Approach The Subject of Guns with Children

Children need to know about weapons, no matter their views on gun ownership or whether or not they have a gun in their homes. When children are naturally curious about guns, their lack of knowledge could be lethal. In this article, you will learn how to approach the subject of guns with your children. Every […]

How To Teach Children To Be Safe at the Beach

How To Teach Children To Be Safe at the Beach

Parents should teach their children how to be safe at the beach. In addition to providing a much-needed reprieve from the pressures of work, school, sports practices, piano lessons, and other responsibilities, a day at the beach or an entire beach vacation can lull people into an illusion of stability. If you and your family […]

Tips For Appreciating Your Child’s Individuality

Tips For Appreciating Your Child's Individuality

As a parent, you get to see your child’s development from a helpless infant to a fully-fledged youngster with their own thoughts, ideas, preferences, and unique characteristics. Our rebellious toddler or moody teenager may make us long for the days when they were sweet and cuddly. Even if it’s excruciating at times, seeing your child […]

Anti-Racism Resources You Can Use in Your Family

Anti-Racism Resources You Can Use in Your Family

Anti-racism education generally begins with a dialogue, especially with children and teenagers. Many of the best discussion starters can be found in various media, including books, movies, and television shows. To start anti-racist dialogues, this article provides you with a list of helpful anti-racism resources that you can use in your family. As a starting […]

Children’s Development Benefits From Play That is Functionally Appropriate

Development Benefits From Play That is Functionally Appropriate

Child development specialists consider the benefits of play that is functionally appropriate for our little children. Many developmental psychologists refer to functional play as “initial play” because young toddlers initially utilize toys to amuse themselves. This type of play begins in infancy and lasts until about the age of 2 when it usually ends. Why […]

Is it Necessary For Children To Have a BFF?

Is it Necessary For Children To Have a BFF

Is it necessary for our children to have a BFF? Childhood’s best friendships are generally cherished. As they spend so much time together, kids who are in these kinds of interactions tend to develop really close friendships. As a source of support and social interaction, they are a vital part of the lives of many […]

10 Fun Fall Crafts For Children

Creating fall crafts with your kids is a great way to celebrate and learn about the changing seasons! And you will find the 10 best and most fun fall crafts that you can make with your children. Inventive things to make at home are easy to come up with when you’re surrounded by the changing […]

The Best Kids’ Roller Skates

For kids, roller skating is a terrific way to get in some exercise. Skating is a great way to stay fit, improve your coordination, and have a good time all at the same time. A helmet, knee pads, and wrist guards are all important safety equipment that children should wear while roller skating under adult […]

What To Do if Your Child’s Friend Isn’t Your Favorite

What To Do if Your Child's Friend Isn't Your Favorite

Parents like watching their children meet new friends. You can witness their social skills (and social lives) develop, and it’s heartwarming to hear their giggles and watch them play with their friends. But what do you do if your child’s friend isn’t your favorite? This article will help you out They are also learning how […]

The Best Hanukkah Crafts For Children

As the Holiday approaches, you may be seeking ways to celebrate with family. You can celebrate Hanukkah by making these best Hannukah crafts for children. From dreidel garlands to paper menorahs and even a wall-hanging for presents, these adorable craft ideas are sure to thrill your youngsters about the Festival of Lights.  *Image source: Pixelbay/Pexels/Unsplash […]

Books For LGBTQ+ Children During and Ater Pride Month

Books For LGBTQ+ Children

These ten books for young LGBTQ+ children will help you celebrate Pride and honor those who have fought for equality. Our children’s education wouldn’t be complete without books. A storytime is a great place for children to acquire vital life skills, whether they’re learning their ABCs or settling down before bed with a fairy tale. […]

How Having a Pet Benefits Children

How Having a Pet Benefits Children

If your children have been requesting a dog or a cat, it’s probably not a surprise to you that kids love pets. A specific form of camaraderie can be found only with a pet, and children seem to recognize this instinctively. Furthermore, animals are always ready and willing to listen without judging. In this article, […]

Halloween Crafts For Kids

Halloween Crafts For Kids

Even if you don’t go trick-or-treating or dress up for Halloween, you may still have a creative and exciting time by making these Halloween crafts for kids. Getting the whole family involved in a simple project is simple and fun. You can discover a Halloween craft for your kids, whether they’re into terrifying witches and […]

Adolescent Identity Foreclosure

Adolescent Identity Foreclosure

Young individuals often go through a period of adolescent identity foreclosure, a psychological phrase that characterizes one of the most common stages in this process. Adolescents are still forming their identities and may take on characteristics from others, such as their peers or family members. Foreclosure of an Individual’s Identity Can Occur at Any Time. […]

Penis Size For Males and Teenagers

Puberty-induced growth spurts and other transformations are common during adolescence. It’s a moment of immense anxiety for many teens, as some will undoubtedly lag behind their peers in growth. In this article, you will learn the stages of puberty and the average penis size of males and teenagers so that you’ll know whether or not […]

Tweens and Teens Are Subject To An Identity Moratorium

Tweens and Teens Are Subject To An Identity Moratorium

Teens and tweens are subject to an identity moratorium. To discover one’s true identity, people go through a time of looking for their profession, religious or ethnic origins, or any other aspect of their identity. In their drive to discover who they are, teens and tweens are experiencing an identity crisis. The Signs of an Identity […]

How Obesity Leads To Bullying

How Obesity Leads To Bullying

Obesity and bullying have a complicated relationship. While overweight students are usually the targets of bullying at school, they are also sometimes the perpetrators of bullying themselves. Still, some obese children are caught in a cycle of victimization and retribution, in which they are both the victim and perpetrator of bullying. In this article, you […]

Signs That Your Friend is a Controlling One

Signs That Your Friend is a Controlling One

There are unhealthy friendships as well as healthy ones. In fact, if a buddy is trying to exert power and influence over you, they may actually be a bully in a friend’s disguise. In this article, find out the signs that your friend is a controlling one. Don’t feel bad if you learn that this […]

What is the Term Relational Aggression?

What is the Term Relational Aggression

The term relational aggression pertains to a terrible form of bullying that often goes unnoticed. Students with relational aggression tend to bully, control, and manipulate others without drawing the attention of adults such as parents, teachers, and those in authority positions. A few students are so good at this kind of bullying that no one […]

Difference Between a Male and Female Bully

Difference Between a Male and Female Bully

Bullying affects children on a daily basis. They are pummeled, pushed, and humiliated as a result of their abuse. In addition to the type of bullying they’ve been subjected to, as well as the gender of the bully, each encounter is unique. There’s a difference between a male and a female bully. According to a […]

How Cyberbullying is Perpetrated Under the Cover of Subtlety

How Cyberbullying is Perpetrated Under the Cover of Subtlety

When it comes to social media, today’s teenagers are extremely adept. Posting, liking, sharing, and commenting are second nature to them. Many adults simply don’t understand how children utilize social media. But they’re also adept at using it to abuse others online. In this article, you will learn how cyberbullying is perpetrated under the cover […]

What You Need To Know About Bullying

What You Need To Know About Bullying

Bullying can appear to be something that only occurs in fiction until it happens to your child. It’s easy for this behavior to go unnoticed because of the general public’s lack of knowledge and comprehension of bullying. In this article, you will learn the facts about what every parents and teachers need to know about […]

What Kinds of Kids Get Bullied The Most

What Kinds of Kids Get Bullied The Most

Anyone might be a victim of bullying for a variety of reasons. Personality differences and being in the wrong location at the wrong time are only two examples. Bullying may affect anyone, including those who are strong, athletic, and popular. But in this article, you’ll find out why certain kinds of kids get bullied the most. […]

Knowing the Difference Between Conflicts and Bullying

Knowing the Difference Between Conflicts and Bullying

Everyone has their share of disagreements. As a matter of course. This can help children develop the social skills they’ll need down the road. There is nothing normal about bullying, as there is nothing normal about confrontation. It’s not a “rite of passage,” and it doesn’t teach youngsters to be tougher because of it. This […]

When Do Girls Stop Growing?

When do our girls stop growing? While growing up, growth spurts are a huge event for your daughter (or child who was assigned female at birth). These stages of growth not only made your baby irritable or fussy but also made them more hungry and disrupted their sleep. They grew more slowly as they got […]

Your Adolescent’s Socioeconomic Status

Your Adolescent's Socioeconomic Status

Your adolescent’s socioeconomic status relies heavily on their ability to maintain healthy social relationships. Evidence supports the idea that youngsters with a solid sociometric status are likely to have lower levels of inflammation and better interpersonal skills. Your teen’s sociometric status tells you how their peers see them. Children’s sociometric status helps researchers better understand […]

When Can I Hear a Difference In The Tone of My Son’s Voice?

When Can I Hear a Difference In The Tone of My Son's Voice

What does it mean when a boy’s voice changes during puberty? And when can you expect to hear a difference in the tone of your son’s voice? For both genders, puberty brings with it a slew of unpredictabilities. Your child is going through puberty, but you have no idea when the symptoms will start to […]

How To Teach Children Respectful Disagreements

How To Teach Children Respectful Disagreements

Respectfully disagreeing with others is an essential life skill that children should learn from an early age. In this article, you will learn how to teach your children the crucial tactics of respectful disagreements and help them develop the skills to express their opinions politely. School-age children are developing their own identities and determining what […]

Understanding The Differences Between Bullying and Unkind Behavior

Differences Between Bullying and Unkind Behavior

Bullies, without a doubt, are cruel to those around them. They slap, shove, and call others by their first names. They may also participate in relationship aggression, cyberbullying, and other forms of bullying. Many people don’t seem aware that bullying isn’t the only form of child abuse. In this article, learn to discern the differences […]

How To Foster A Strong Bond Between Parents And Children

How To Foster A Strong Bond Between Parents And Children

Parent-child relationships can benefit from certain simple behaviors that can be simply introduced into daily routines. This article will guide you on how to foster a strong and tight bond between you as parents and your children. Talk About How You Spent Your Time *Image source: Pixelbay/Pexels/Unsplash Bedtime is a fantastic time to talk with […]

The Importance of Teaching Children To Have Grit

The Importance of Teaching Children To Have Grit

The term “grit” has become a catchphrase in the fields of child development and education because of its ability to motivate children. Grit is defined as an individual’s passion, motivation, and tenacity to attain a specific objective in psychology. Grit, according to the American Psychological Association, is what differentiates the great from the rest. In […]

What To Do if Your Kid is Ignoring You

When a child refuses to follow instructions, it can be downright frustrating. It can be extremely irritating when your youngster refuses to cooperate in a time crunch. The first time you speak to your child, you should instill the habit of paying attention to what you have to say. In this article, you’ll find out […]

Effects of Pressuring Your Kids To Get a Good Grade

Effects of Pressuring Your Kids To Get Good Grades

Your children should know that you expect them to do well in school if you want them to succeed. Right? I don’t know. According to recent studies, children may interpret high expectations as a form of stress. And they don’t grow because of the pressure to perform. In this article, you will learn more about […]

How To Raise a Child Who Has a Strong Emotional Intelligence

How To Riase a Child Who Has a Strong Emotional Intelligence

Helping your child develop cognitively is a parental responsibility. Although academic intelligence has a role, it is merely one of several types of intelligence that are important. In this article, you will learn how you can raise a child who has strong emotional intelligence. When it comes to emotional intelligence (EQ), the ability to express […]

How to Talk to Your Child About Disabilities

Are you wondering how to talk to your child about disabilities? Open communication is essential for children with epilepsy, dyslexia, cerebral palsy, or other disabilities. Conversations like this one are bound to come up again and again. Your child’s impairment is likely to be an issue as they grow older. How you handle these conversations […]

How to Discuss Miscarriage with Children

How to Discuss Miscarriage with Children

It might be challenging to discuss a miscarriage with children. Whether or not you need to say to your children about the pregnancy will depend on their age and whether or not you have already told them. Pregnancy Loss and Talking to Children *Image source: Pixelbay/Pexels/Unsplash Even as a parent, you may struggle to find […]

Parents Should Discuss Bullying, Rape, and Suicide With their Kids

Parents Should Discuss Bullying

Bullying, rape, and suicide are significant issues for teens in this era of instant connectivity thanks to social media. That’s why parents should discuss happenings like bullying with their kids as early as possible. Fans of Jay Asher’s novel “13 Reasons Why” were pleased when Netflix revealed it was producing a miniseries based on the […]

Discourses on Poverty for Children

Discourses on Poverty for Children

A child’s comprehension of poverty is limited by the issue’s complexity, which stems from a wide range of factors. Engaging in discourses about poverty with children is crucial, although it’s challenging to do so. Wrapping your arms around this talk may be a challenge if you are a parent who rarely thinks about food or […]

Best Scouting Groups For Children

Best Scouting Groups For Children

An excellent approach for children to get active in their community is through scouting organizations. Scouting is a great way for young people to meet new people, learn new skills, and give back to their community. Aside from developing leadership abilities and self-confidence, they also know how to create and achieve goals. In this article, […]

Reasons Why Kids Resort To Cyberbullying

Reasons Why Kids Resort To Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying affects children around the world on a daily basis. Knowing the reasons why kids resort to cyberbullying is the key to preventing it. There’s no denying that this is an urgent problem that needs to be addressed. However, if you want to stop cyberbullying, you need to know why they do it in the […]

Your Adolescent’s Autonomy Development

Toddlerhood and adolescence are the two times in a child’s life when they demonstrate a yearning for independence. Adolescence is a formative time for developing this sense of self-governance, as adolescents become more aware of the world around them and more confident in their skills. In this article, you’ll learn more about your adolescent’s autonomy […]

Middle School Friendships

Middle School Friendships

When a child reaches middle school, the importance of friendships has surpassed that of family life in a child’s growth and development. It’s common for middle schoolers to rely on their peers for support as they transition into puberty and all that comes with it. Friendships may brighten even the most dreary of days. At this […]

Ways To Make Puberty Easier For Your Teenage Son

Ways To Make Puberty Easier

Puberty begins for boys in their tweens when their hormone levels rise. When a boy is in this stage, he can be delighted, bewildered, and humiliated. While it’s understandable that boys may be reluctant to seek advice from their parents, you shouldn’t let that stop you from contributing in a supportive and constructive manner. Respond […]

Choosing A Tween Bra

Choosing A Tween Bra

There are many options for choosing a tween bra. Bras can either be viewed as perplexing contraptions by tween girls or as something they eagerly await the opportunity to wear. If your tween is approaching or has already reached puberty, she should be familiar with the various styles of bras on the market. Tween and […]

Tweens Can Try These 8 Different Types of Deodorants

Tweens Can Try These 8 Different Types of Deodorants

Every teen has to learn about personal hygiene at some point in their lives. Tweens benefit from hygiene education, which is typically provided in the context of the classroom. What kind of deodorant should your child be using? This is a common question that the teacher will likely ask, and it’s something you’ll want to […]

Help Your Tween Get Rid of Body Odor

Help Your Tween Get Rid of Body Odor

Everything changes when your child reaches puberty. Your child’s body odor may change or worsen due to hormonal changes, mood swings, and menstruation. In this article, you’ll learn how you can help your tween get rid of body odor. In medical terms, the physical changes in your child are known as adrenarche, and the specific […]

Identifying Your Child’s Potential Enemies

Identifying Your Child's Potential Enemies

Being a teen means having lots of friends. While quality friendships are healthy, not all friendships are healthy. Some of them are even malicious. Despite this, children are often blind to the harm that their interpersonal interactions can inflict on them. In reality, many adults cannot distinguish between a buddy and a bully. In this […]

How Do I Prevent My Child From Being Sexualized

How Do I Prevent My Child From Being Sexualized

When applied to adolescents and children, “sexualization” usually means “the process of highlighting a person’s sexual character.” Sexualization is a sort of sexuality that is not good for you. In this article, you’ll learn about ways you can prevent your child from being sexualized. Sexism can manifest in four ways, according to the American Psychological […]

Early Puberty And Its Harmful Effects On Girls

Early Puberty And Its Harmful Effects On Girls

Early puberty has various harmful effects on girls, including increased depression and substance abuse risks. While puberty can be challenging for any child, some youngsters are more prone to experiencing difficulties than others. Children who enter puberty earlier than their classmates may face additional challenges. Although it’s rare, some females begin puberty before age eight, […]

A Guide To Helping Your Tween in Tracking Period Arrival Dates

A Guide To Helping Your Tween in Tracking Period

As a parent, it’s vital that you learn this guide on helping your tween in tracking period arrival dates. It’s easier for a tween or adolescent to deal with menstruation issues when she learns how to forecast her period. She may be more equipped to deal with the discomforts of menstruation, such as cramps, migraines, […]

Cyberbullying And The Practice Of Catfishing

Cyberbullying And The Practice Of Catfishing

Many individuals across the globe are now able to communicate with each other via the internet and social media. As a result, new forms of cyberbullying, like the practice of catfishing, have emerged due to this increased connectivity. Those who aren’t who they claim to take advantage of others by tricking, bullying, and intimidating them. […]

How Are Bullying And Hazing Different

How Are Bullying And Hazing Different

It’s no secret that hazing has become a major problem in both high schools and colleges. Hazing has been reported by more than a quarter of all college students active in clubs, sports, or other groups. In this article, you will learn about how bullying and hazing are two different things. At the same time, […]

What Are The Characteristics of A Bully

What Are The Characteristics of A Bully

While some students become bullies in elementary school, others don’t start bullying until they’re teens. The characteristics of a typical adolescent bully can help you spot kids who are on the verge of becoming bullies themselves. To better understand why some kids turn into bullies and others don’t, you can look at the behavior of […]

Why Children Are Bullying One Another On Instagram

Why Children Are Bullying One Another On Instagram

In this article, you will find answers to why many children are bullying one another on Instagram. Bullies who pretend to be friends are known as “frenemies.” Your children’s lives are made a misery by their nemeses. Master manipulators lead others to believe that their friendship is more than just a means to a purpose […]

Signs of Emotionally Abusive Relationship In Teens

Signs of Emotionally Abusive Relationship In Teens

The prevalence of teen dating abuse may surprise you if you’re like most teenagers. Perhaps it only happens to other students in a school hundreds of miles from where you reside. You may also believe that only men can be abusive or that physical abuse is the only type of abuse that matters. This is […]

3 Common Types of Prejudiced Bullying

3 Common Types of Prejudiced Bullying

Bullying can occur for various causes in the lives of children and adolescents. Prejudiced bullying, on the other hand, focuses on criteria such as skin color, religious beliefs, and sexual orientation. In this article, you will learn about the 3 common types of prejudiced bullying. Prejudice-based bullying typically stems from children’s prejudices and anxieties about […]

What Does A Bully-Proof Friendship Look Like

What Does A Bully-Proof Friendship Looks Like

Kids and teens, in particular, yearn to fit in. As a parent, you may help your child feel more at home in the world by fostering solid friendships and by helping them recognize what a bully-proof friendship looks like. According to research, healthy friendships have a beneficial effect on one’s general health and well-being. Anti-bullying […]

Helping Children Respond To Cyberbullying

Helping Children Respond To Cyber-Bullying

Cyberbullying is rising as social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter become more popular among young people. There may be even more incidents that go unnoticed. As a result, parents must be prepared to deal with incidences of cyberbullying. In this article, learn what you can do in helping your children respond to cyberbullying properly. *Image […]

Methods For Resolving Problems When Timeout Didn’t Work

Methods For Resolving Problems When Timeout Didn't Work

There is no one-size-fits-all approach to disciplining children. It’s time to examine other methods for resolving problems when a timeout doesn’t work. You may have to confess that the “commit the crime, do time” method isn’t working for your child if she’s always yelling and screaming in time out and you don’t notice any change […]

How To Introduce The Mind and Body Connection to Your Child

How To Introduce The Mind and Body Connection to Your Child

Kids need to grasp the importance of the mind-body link. Physical health and emotional well-being are taught to children regularly. However, the tremendous connection between our bodies and minds may often go unmentioned or unexplored by children. In this article, learn how you can introduce the mind and body connection to your child. As a […]

List of Toxic Friends To Avoid

List of Toxic Friends To Avoid

The importance of friendships cannot be overstated. Friends may motivate you to attain your goals while also helping you to grow as a person. Aside from that, they’re a great company and can help brighten your spirits if you’re down. However, forming friendships with the wrong kinds of people might cause more harm than good. […]

How Cyberbullying Affects Children In The Real World

How Cyberbullying Affects Children

A child’s physical and psychological well-being can be jeopardized by any form of bullying. Children who are targeted may face a variety of difficulties, including anxiety, fear, sadness, low self-esteem, behavioral problems, and difficulties in the classroom. However, cyberbullying can be particularly harmful. In this article, learn more about how cyberbullying affects our children in […]

Types of Bullying To Keep An Eye Out For In Your Children

Types of Bullying To Keep An Eye Out

Bullying is more complex than previously thought, according to those who study it. For example, many people used to believe that bullying was limited to physical abuse and name-calling. However, this is no longer the case. Thoughtless remarks regarding someone’s race or religion are just one of six forms of bullying that can be used […]

Facts About College Bullying

Facts About College Bullying

Bullying is sometimes dismissed as a phase that children outgrow. In reality, the majority of parents believe that their children will be safe from bullying once they have completed high school. That’s why it is important for parents to know about the facts about college bullying in this article. Bullies are becoming more common on […]

How To Approach Your Child’s School About Bullying

How To Approach Your Child's School About Bullying

Most parents are aware that the first step in dealing with bullying is to contact the school and file a formal complaint. It’s unfortunate, however, that parents don’t always get the response they desire. Some parents though find talking to the school principal about bullying daunting. But in this article, find helpful tips on how […]

Bullying Hotlines And How They Work

You should be aware of the resources accessible to you when seeking help for bullying or cyberbullying. All things considered, bullying should not be handled on one’s own. Bullying rarely goes away on its own, despite the physical and emotional damage it can cause. To put a halt to this harassment, it’s imperative that parents, […]

8 Signs of A Fake Friend

8 Signs of A Fake Friend

Even if you don’t see it, there are instances of bullying and cyberbullying all around you. These ‘friends’ are liars who prey on the trust of others. They’re also prone to becoming one-dimensional and a member of a small group or groupies. Kids need to be aware of the difference between real and phony friends […]

Ways How To Prevent Cyberbullying

Ways How To Prevent Cyberbullying

Bullying in online communities is a growing social problem that has become all too common. Surveys show that one in five tweens and 59 percent of teens have been cyberbullied. And the rate of online bullying appears to be increasing. In this article, learn ways how you can prevent cyberbullying in your lives. Cyberbullying was […]

Cyberbullying Is Becoming The Most Common Type of Harassment

Cyberbullying Is Becoming The Most Common Type of Harassment

Children worldwide are being affected by cyberbullying. As a result, cyberbullying has overtaken bullying as the most common form of harassment for adolescents in middle and high school. Cyberbullying is becoming the most common type of harassment. 59% of U.S. teens have been cyberbullied or harassed online. 90% of youngsters feel it is a big […]

Tween Boys Puberty Signs

Tween Boys Puberty Signs

Tween boys’ puberty signs begin later than girls. This phase in their lives can be difficult for both children and their parents. When you know what to look for, you can assist your tween to get through these major physical and emotional transitions with less stress on both of you. It is important to remember […]

Reasons Why Timeout Isn’t Working For Your Child

Reasons Why Timeout Isn't Working For Your Child

Because timeouts work so well for some parents, they’re frequently employed by others. Timeouts don’t work every time, even for parents who notice a shift in their children’s conduct after using them. In this article, find out some common reasons why timeout is no longer working for your child. For other families, timeouts simply don’t […]

Consequences of Bad Behaviour In Children

Consequences of Bad Behaviour in Children

Children of school age enjoy receiving prizes and despise being defeated. When it comes to encouraging youngsters to make better decisions, simple things like stickers can be effective. In this article, find out why having a list of consequences for bad behavior in children is a great discipline tool that can help you guide your […]

Effective Lockdown Drills At Your Kid’s School

Effective Lockdown Drills At Your Kid's School

As a precaution, kids in the 1950s and ’60s had to practice “duck and cover” drills in the event of a nuclear attack. Now, effective lockdown drills at your kid’s school have become commonplace in schools of all levels. Lockdown drills are now commonplace in schools of all levels, including K-12 and certain colleges and […]

Kid’s Cough Remedies That Work At Home

Kid's Cough Remedies That Work At Home

As youngsters are exposed to pathogens, they are more likely to get coughs and colds. However, catching coughs and colds are ordinary in kids and teens. In this article, learn about the most proper kid’s cough remedies that work at home. It’s hard to watch your child get sick, but it’s a necessary part of […]

Subtle Insults Bullies Use

Subtle Insults Bullies Use

Bullies use cruel language to avoid taking responsibility for their actions. In this article, learn some of the subtle insults that bullies use. It’s common for someone to say anything negative about others. Even so, it isn’t appropriate. In fact, one of the most damaging types of bullying is the use of cruel words and […]

What Makes Someone A Bully

What Makes Someone A Bully

Several bullies are big. Some bullies have a following. It’s also possible that some bullies are introverts. Consequently, there is no single bully and no single source of bullying. Children are at risk of bullying their peers for a variety of reasons. Size, temperament, and self-esteem may influence a person’s success. There are situations when […]

People-Pleasing And Bullying What You Can Do About It

People-Pleasing And Bullying

Most parents instill in their children the virtues of cooperation, cooperation, and compromise. This desire for peaceful relationships can, however, turn into something unhealthy. Is your youth stuck in the damaging cycle of people-pleasing and bullying? Most often, kids who are too compliant and flexible, especially if they do so at the expense of their […]

Spotting The Difference Between Cliques and Friends

Spotting The Difference Between Clique vs. Friends

Middle and high school students build closer ties and seek purpose. There are more cliques and bullying as everyone tries to find their place in the world. To help you out in spotting the difference between cliques and friends, this article will help you. In order to distinguish between close friends and a clique, it […]

Warning Signs Of A Narcissistic Bully

Warning Signs Of A Narcissistic Bully

Narcissism is a topic that comes up frequently in casual conversation. They may characterize their friends, coworkers, and neighbors as narcissistic. Their in-laws, wives, and even the instructor of their child’s school could be deemed narcissistic. But in this article, we’ll be talking about the warning signs of a narcissistic bully. It is common for […]

Things Parents Do Not Know About Bullying

Bullying is a hot topic these days. As a result, the vast majority of parents are well-versed in this subject matter. They discuss bullying with their children and are aware of the warning signs. Even a significant number of parents monitor their children’s online activities. But this article talks about the things that most parents […]

Common Reasons Why Kids Bully Others

Common Reasons Why Kids Bully Others

Bullying is a common occurrence among children, but why? Understanding bullying behavior is critical to helping both bullies and their victims. Adults, on the other hand, must abandon their ingrained biases to achieve this. In this article, we’ll talk about some of the common reasons why kids bully others. Anger management and impulse control disorders, […]

The Telltale Signs Of A Bully Coach

The Telltale Signs Of A Bully Coach

Dealing with a bully coach can be one of the most challenging things a parent has to deal with. This type of bully is more harmful and difficult to identify than the ordinary “schoolyard bullies.” In this article, Learn telltale signs that your kid’s coach is a bully coach. Thus, parents often fail to see […]

Bad Bullying Pieces of Advice

Bad Bullying Pieces of Advice

When someone offers advice on how to deal with bullying, they usually mean well. Their advice can sound trite and outdated for those who are not trained in or have practical experience with bullying prevention. That’s why parents need to be careful, because bad bullying pieces of advice are not always helpful; some are even […]

Is Sleepaway Camp Right For My Child?

Is Sleepaway Camp Right For My Child

Are you wondering if a sleepaway camp is right for your child? In this articlw, experts answer the queries that will help you decide. While the summer months are ideal for children, they can also present many difficulties for parents. On the other hand, adults don’t receive a month-long vacation from work, and juggling the […]

Teaching Your Children Life Skills

Teaching your children life skills will forever benefit them for the rest of their lives. However, according to the aforementioned research, most students don’t learn how to deal with real-world problems until they are in high school. Life lessons don’t have to wait till your kids are teenagers. The sooner you start teaching your kids […]