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Trending Topic of the week
Why kids today are out of shape, disrespectful
Leonard Sax, a family physician and psychologist, argues that American families are facing a crisis of authority, where the kids are in charge, out of shape emotionally and physically and suffering because of it.
A significant number of parents tell stories about video-obsessed kids who are moody, explosive, withdrawn and suffer sleep difficulties. Research finds that electronic, screen-based devices actually interfere with normal brain development.
I have a confession. I am just as afraid of potty training my 2-year-old son as he is, possibly even more afraid. I’m scared of pushing him too hard too soon. I’m scared that it means he is growing up too fast.