November 23, 2017

Middle school phone wars

cellphone kids crossing street

By Julie Samrick The verdict is still out whether or not the MTV effect will work on my sixth grader. When I was his age my mom delayed letting me watch MTV long enough that by the time I had the freedom to watch it, I’d never developed the habit and lost interest. My son… Read more

Even Slight Prematurity Has Lasting Effects

toddler tantrum

A new study finds children born even 3 weeks early have more emotional and behavior problems when they’re 2-4 years old. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 12% of babies in the United States are born before 37 weeks of gestation. Read the full article