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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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Let kids play - government restrictions, helicopter parenting causing long-term harm

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (3 years ago)

CHESTNUT HILL, MA (8-26-11) -- Hovering helicopter parents who restrict their kids' unstructured play may actually harm rather than help, children according to the American Journal of Play, which gathered experts to discuss the near... 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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