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How soon should my child be walking or cruising?

By Magdalena Oledzka, PT, MBA, PCS, pediatric physical therapist and pediatric rehabilitation section manager at the CA Technologies Rehabilitation Center at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York Walking is ...

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Children Learn by Doing: Everyday Lessons in Everyday Tasks

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Some time ago, I stumbled across this quote from educational reformer John Holt: “Children learn from anything and everything they see. They learn wherever they are, not just in special ...

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Boredom Syndrome and It’s Cure

Tips for when your kids hit that boredom period.

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Handling Postpartum Depressions for Dads

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Postpartum depressions for dads? It turns out that it’s a fact that not most of us know or aware of–some men suffer from “baby blues” too. A dad’s journey goes ...

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Make Family Travel Days Less Stressful and More Educational

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Spending long periods in a car or on a plane with young children is asking for trouble. I am often left wondering why some airlines don’t have a separate line ...

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A Teen’s Perspective: Cleaning my room

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Cleaning my room The first mission I knew that I needed to accomplish upon returning from college between semesters was cleaning my room. For years, my room has been a ...

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Safety Tips for Trick-or-Treating

Halloween Party With Children Trick Or Treating In Costume

Halloween is one of the most exciting nights of the year, but with candy and costumes comes the potential for mischief and havoc. Follow these tips for a safe and ...

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INTERNET SAFETY FOR TWEEN GIRLS – A MUST-READ FOR PARENTS

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Internet safety for tween and teen girls – a must read! The age we are living in, everything is becoming harder to keep up with. Looking back at my own ...

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