January 20, 2018

Best not to be coolest kid in middle school later

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It might have been tough not being the coolest kid in middle school, but new research shows that teens who weren’t part of the in crowd go on to have healthier lives once they hit adulthood. A study published Thursday in the journalChild Development shares that teens who were so focused on being popular were often… Read more

Ask Karen: My Daughter’s Bossy

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Q:  I’m looking for some advice with some issues we’re having with our daughter. She’s 8 and in 2nd grade and can be very bossy with her friends and some of them are getting sick of it and therefore being mean back to her. So, she has come home several times lately very upset saying… Read more

Fixated by Screens, but Seemingly Nothing Else


A child’s ability to stay focused on a screen, though not anywhere else, is actually characteristic of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Read the full article here