Could your tantrum-prone child be anxious, rather than naughty? Here's a closer look at the anxiety disorders that cause temper tantrums.
Everyone worries sometimes. If your child's worries cause severe distress and interfere with daily functioning — because they're refusing to go to school, for example — you may begin to wonder if your child's worrying is the sign of an anxiety disorder.
Data shows that anxious children suffer from nightmares much more frequently than those without anxiety disorders. Do nightmares alone give you reason to believe your child is struggling with anxiety, though?
So, your toddler, preschooler or early elementary child has separation anxiety and you want answers. How can you help your anxious child, and are their worries a sign of separation anxiety disorder?
There's no single medication, vitamin, diet, or medical treatment that will cure autism. A very simple vitamin supplementation intervention for autistic people who have the MTHFR mutation, however, may be very helpful.
Moving house is one of the single most stressful experiences adults go through, so what's it like for kids, and how can you help them fall adjust to their new surroundings?
Working mothers vs. Stay-at-Home Mothers has been a controversy since the "Mommy Wars" of the 90s. Here, we look at the effects on children of being in daycare vs. having an SAHM in our uniquely determinedly nondefinitive, nonjudgmental guide.
Want an academically advanced preschooler? Forget hothousing. Play is still the most effective way to learn for the preschool crowd.
Once you set the example for eating well, exercising and respecting the need for sufficient sleep, your kids will have a role model to follow. You can be the inspiration they need to make healthy choices in life, so start setting a good example today!
There's nothing wrong with being an energetic child, but too much energy may not necessarily be a great idea. Children must eat right at all times, especially if they are hyperactive. Read on to know more about the right and wrong foods for them.