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2013-12-30 23:21:17

Dr. Joanne Wendt, a psychologist practicing in San Diego, is providing tips to help parents raise successful, independent children.

2013-12-18 23:30:18

Boys Town, the national child and healthcare organization, tells parents to teach their children the true meaning of the holiday through words and their own deeds. Omaha,

2013-12-12 23:31:00

Get DNA Testing from the Comfort of Home with Natus DNA Testing Kits. (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Natus, a

2013-12-12 11:37:01

A new book by Murray Straus, founder and co-director of the Family Research Lab and professor emeritus of sociology at the University of New Hampshire, brings together more than four decades of research that makes the definitive case against spanking, including how it slows cognitive development and increases antisocial and criminal behavior.

2013-12-12 11:19:42

New findings from a long-running study of nearly 1300 rural children by UNC’s Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute (FPG) reveal that parenting deteriorates when families face a number of risk factors at once.

2013-12-03 23:31:49

While the specific act—the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre—could not have been predicted, Adam Lanza’s murder of his mother and the mass killing and his suicide which followed can

2013-12-02 23:00:16

Talking To Toddlers designed by Chris Thompson is a new course that covers a lot of parenting tips for toddlers.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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