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Does your high-speed crawler need a helmet?

Given the lengths so-called helicopter parents will go to protect their children, one would think an actual helicopter blade is hurling toward their sheltered offspring. I suspect the stress caused by parents’ fears might harm kids more than the occasional stitch-wo …
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Helicopter Parenting Your Kids Now Might Make Them Depressed Later

Lifestyle / Parenting : The Stir By CafeMom: Toddler (2 years ago)

Post by Jacqueline BurtIt's easy to judge helicopter parents. Especially now that there's actual research confirming such overinvolved, overprotective childrearing does more harm than good: A recent study showed that college kids of... Read Post

Parental Stress Influences Children's Obesity

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

A high number of stressors in parents can cause a greater likelihood of children with obesity. Additionally, when parents feel stressed, their children consume fast food more frequently, in contrast to children whose parents are les... Read Post

Children Being Harmed Through Lack Of Free Play

Health : Medical News Today (3 years ago)

Hovering helicopter parents who restrict their kids' unstructured play may actually harm, rather than help, children according to the latest issue of the American Journal of Play, a scholarly journal which has gathered a distinguish... Read Post


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