Children

How to React When Children Bite

It’s common that children bite during a phase that occurs between two to three years of age. This occurs when they start to have emotions they didn’t have previously (such as anger, frustration, or jealousy) and don’t know how to…

Two Diets for Children with Obesity

Over the past few years, the number of children with obesity has increased dramatically. Many parents are looking for dietary solutions for their children to prevent future heart disease, diabetes, asthma, and even social discrimination. To help with this, today we’ll…

What to do about Disobedient Children

Disobedient children can be a headache for parents. Childhood is one of the happiest and most challenging times for every parents. There are many stages, challenges and changes that they must face together. Meanwhile, they must try to maintain the…

Signs of Attention Deficit Disorder in Children

Attention deficit disorder in children is one of the greatest causes for worry among parents. However, due to its complexity, it is difficult to get an accurate diagnosis when you first notice its early signs. Children with ADHD (attention deficit…

Four Problems of Being an Only Daughter

From birth, an only daughter may become spoiled at home and become mom and dad’s little princess. As a result, her parents may be overprotective. They may also make an extra effort to take care of her needs, since she’s…

6 Harmful Effects of Divorce on Children

Unfortunately, there are harmful effects of divorce on children. Divorce affects other aspects of children’s lives, such as education and, in some cases, even health. It’s much more than the dissolution of the marriage bond. When parents are separated, it…

You Can’t Force Children to Kiss in Greeting

For young children, a kiss is a sign of affection. Normally, they kiss their parents, siblings or grandparents to express love. Therefore, this action can make them uncomfortable with a stranger. They might even refuse to do so. That’s why you…

Five Exercises to Promote Speech in Children

Although very young children don’t know how to talk, they can express themselves through crying and body language. It’s vitally important that they develop their verbal abilities, however. One way to do this is to perform some exercises to promote…

Couple Life After Having a Child

“It doesn’t seem that hard.” Many couples think this when they meet a newborn baby. However, when the time comes for them to taste what life after having a child actually is like, the little changes begin to disrupt the…

How to React if Your Son or Daughter is Homosexual

Homosexuality is defined as sexual attraction between two people of the same gender. Since the 1970’s, it’s no longer considered some form of mental disorder. However, even today, for a traditional or conservative family, learning that your son or daughter is…

My Child Is a Tablet Addict

Is my child a tablet addict? If you’ve asked yourself this question, you might have been noticing that your child gets upset when you take away the tablet, or if it runs out of battery. But can children really get…

How to Make a Baby Laugh

Very few people can resist smiling when they make a baby laugh. This is why we all try to make babies laugh. According to studies, children can laugh 300 times a day on average until they’re 6 years old. Why…

What to do When Your Child Misbehaves

When your child misbehaves, parents tend to lose their patience and a power struggle ensues. People often think that children misbehave on a whim, but they’re wrong. Your job as a parent is to identify the reasons why your child…

My Child Doesn’t Listen to Me

Many mothers say that their children don’t listen to them. These mothers have tried everything to communicate effectively with their child and have failed doing so. However, this isn’t the end of the world. You can have a good communication…

How to Treat Herpes in Children

Herpes in children is caused by the herpes virus.  A few decades ago, it wasn’t very common in children. However, in recent years, it has gained ground. This could be due to certain risk factors that children are exposed to…

10 Values You Must Teach Your Children

There are many values that you must teach your children so they become adults who are able to make their own decisions and function in their own social context. In this article, you can find out what are the most…