(University of Montreal) Divorcing parents, a car accident, a job layoff or any other major stressful event can provoke adolescents to quit their studies, a new UdeM study shows.
Infants with a first-degree relative (parent or sibling) with celiac disease, and who carry an at-risk (DQ2 or DQ8) gene, have a higher risk of developing the autoimmune disorder triggered by gluten-containing foods. Many parents, especially those with a family history of celiac disease, are understandably nervous about introducing gluten into their child’s diet. They […]
WHICH OF THESE TWO PRESENT DAY EVENTS THAT ARE TAKING PLACE IN 'METRO-ATLANTA SCHOOLS' WILL DRIVE BLACK PARENTS TO MOVE TO A NEW LOCATION? OK - WHICH ONE IS THE NAACP ENGAGED WITH? (NOW YOU SEE WHAT I AM TALKING ABOUT WHEN I CALL THEM...Show More Summary
Parenting is a field of landmines full of anxiety triggers, and no matter how old your kid is, those triggers will always be there, no matter how irrational they may be. We're all slightly terrified that our newborns are going to roll...Show More Summary
You know how some parents will break the bank to buy Christmas presents for their kids? And despite any suggestion that Christmas is not really about money, kids are the driving force behind the buying frenzy? Well, it's Christmas for Snapchat, and the kids who are making it happen.......
In a time where there’s an emphasis on community-police relations, why not have uniformed police officers welcome elementary school kids by...
Shelley: What happens when a parent volunteer (in the hallway) reaches out to another parent (student with special needs) and tells her things that “may have triggered” an outburst? Our Continue Reading ?
For parents of children with autism, there are specific activities that can be overwhelming, sometimes triggering temper tantrums and chaos, but one woman went above and beyond to make sure a young boy had a successful haircut, something he usually can't stand. Show More Summary
The War on Santa - @midnight with Chr... 1:59 Triggered by parents who lie about Santa Claus, Chelsey Crisp, Dana Carvey and Scott Aukerman fess up to the emotional damage Kris Kringle has caused them. Watch full episodes of @midnight...Show More Summary
The election of Donald Trump to the presidency triggered a stunned reaction from the nation ? or at least from the half of the nation who voted for Hillary Clinton. Panic was felt the strongest among women, the LGBTQ community, immigrants, blacks and a small niche group of which I am a proud member: those with children adopted from other countries. Show More Summary
Few things rival a kid tantrum for shock, awe and (especially in public) damage to the parental ego. Triggered by seemingly random, utterly innocuous events, tantrums are designed to explode without warning and bombard its target--that...Show More Summary
Addicts’ brains don’t respond to infants’ big eyes and round faces — features that normally trigger caregiving responses, a study found.
DISPATCHES FROM THE EDUCATION APOCALYPSE: Northwestern Univ. President Calls Those Who Decry Safe Spaces, Trigger Warnings ‘Lunatics.’ Parents, alumni, spend your money accordingly.
It was the dark ages of the 1980s. “Safe spaces” were spots in which parents dumped drooling infant millennials who, nearly two decades before the year 2000, had yet to earn their whiny monikers. “Trigger” was something found on a gun or the name of the Lone Ranger’s horse. Political correctness was beginning to choke...
Anthony Weiner’s crotch shot selfie with his 4-year-old son as a prop prompted a coming city investigation of the pervy pol’s parenting.
Trigger warning: Rape; physical, mental, sexual abuse; suicide attempts; food deprivationI was somewhere between 2 and 3 when my father began raping me. I don't remember exactly when because my brain has tried to let me forget as much as possible ever since. It has mostly... Continue reading
Many new parents know that a good night’s sleep is tough to come by. What the new parents probably do not know is that a crying infant can trigger a testosterone dip in some men, which turns out to be a good thing. Less testosterone may make them more empathic and less aggressive, which may...
[Editor’s Note: Today’s guest post is from a Warrior Mom who endured a traumatic childhood and wants other moms to know they don’t have to end up like their own parents. When you feel triggered, you can choose how to react. You can choose to breathe. -Jenna] I see you. I see you milling thru […] The post Breathe, Mama appeared first on Postpartum Progress.
Trigger warning for anybody who has a kid, knows a kid, once met a kid, or ever was a kid. This trailer for Kidnap is essentially that nagging fear that is constantly running in the background of every parent’s brain, but amplified by a thousand and then condensed into two minutes. Show More Summary