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2014-06-26 04:21:11

Letting your child know they are going to be an older sister or brother can be an intimidating conversation. Dr. Michael Gabriel, a Staten Island pediatrician, gives his advice on how parents should approach the issue. BOHEMIA, N.Y., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dr. Michael Gabriel or GPM Pediatrics, a Staten Island pediatrics center, comments on the article, "New sibling: Preparing your older child" published by Mayo Clinic, which discusses how to prepare children to be an...

2014-03-19 23:33:32

Save The Marriage made by Lee H. Baucom is a newly updated marriage course for men who want to learn how to start creating the marriage of their dreams. A full review on the site Vkool.com indicates if it is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Save The Marriage is a newly updated marriage course for men who want to learn how to get a healthy, stable, and loving marriage. This course provides people with easy ways to assess the stage of their marriage crisis, and detailed...

2014-03-03 12:26:36

BOSTON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Its education and awareness that is driving girl children in India to stand up against abuse and forced marriage As she talks about girl child empowerment, the grit and determination in her voice is unmistakable. She speaks with a vehement fervor advocating the importance of education to the children's collective council in her village, of which she is the Vice President. She is Shravani, 16. It is hard to believe that she...

Parents Kids Similar Sounding Names
2014-01-14 08:46:00

[ Watch the Video: Why Do Parents Confuse Theirs Kids' Names Sometimes? ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Parents want their baby's names to be pleasing to the ear, sometimes turning to alliteration when naming multiple children. A new study from The University of Texas at Austin reveals that when parents give their children similar-sounding names, they set themselves up for speech errors. What many people consider to be "Freudian slips," may be a quirk in the...

Playing Out Medical Experiences Promotes Emotional Healing In Children Battling Serious Illnesses
2013-11-05 10:34:34

University of Cincinnati New research finds that chronically ill children celebrate a successful recovery. It’s through their imaginative play with medically themed toys. Laura Nabors, an associate professor of human services in the University of Cincinnati College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services (CECH), will present new research on Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the American Public Health Association’s (APHA) 141st Annual Meeting and Expo in Boston. The project primarily...

Marital Conflict Eased When The Wife Calms Down First
2013-11-05 04:29:02

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Marriage is hard work and can become a battlefield at times. A new study from UC Berkeley, however, has found that when it comes to keeping the peace in a marriage, it's more important for wives than husbands to calm down after a heated argument. During a conflict, both spouses are equally able to cool down. The study findings, however, revealed that the husbands' emotional regulation has little or no bearing on long-term marital...

2013-09-28 23:03:15

Bestselling author and matchmaker Hellen Chen talks about how the "entitlement mentality" affects relationships and shorten the lifespan of marriages. Her next workshop which helps couples and singles to learn how to make a relationship last is announced. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 Bestselling author and matchmaker extraordinaire Hellen Chen has a mission in hand. After helping at least 100 unwilling singles to nod their heads and become married, she continues to...

Casual Attitude Sibling Bullying
2013-09-23 14:17:01

[ Watch The Video: Sibling Bullying Could Lead To Mental Problems ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Many recent public awareness campaigns have focused on preventing bullying among peers, whether that bullying takes place at school or the workplace. However, some new studies have begun looking at the home as the place where the psychological mechanisms that give rise to bullying first take root. In one such study recently published in the Journal of Interpersonal...

Siblings Lower Divorce Rate
2013-08-13 10:14:59

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Growing up with lots of siblings can be frustrating at times for young children, but a new study being presented this week at the American Sociological Association’s annual meeting in New York City says children from large families are less likely to get divorced later in life. The study researcher Doug Downey, a professor of sociology at The Ohio State University, said having one or two siblings doesn’t affect the risk of divorce...

2013-07-25 10:13:10

Little is known about how sibling relationships impact child and family functioning, but Penn State researchers are beginning to shed light on intervention strategies that can cultivate healthy and supportive sibling relationships. Parents frequently rank their children's sibling rivalry and conflict as the number one problem they face in family life. "In some other cultures, the roles of older and younger, male and female siblings are better defined, and in those more-structured family...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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