Originally posted at Grounded Parents Trigger Warning for talk regarding neonatal mortality. The relative risks of homebirths versus hospital births is an extremely contentious subject. Previous research, mostly done in European countries...Show More Summary
Last month, PIMCO and its parent company Allianz unexpectedly announced that CEO and Co-CIO Mohamed El-Erian would be resigning. It was unclear what triggered the decision. Some speculated fatigue. Some speculated political interests. Others...Show More Summary
Usually, bug bites do little more than cause itching and discomfort to kids, but parents should always be aware that bites can trigger allergic reactions and infections. Below are five common bug bites, and recommended treatment for each. Show More Summary
Originally posted (by me) on Grounded Parents. Trigger warning for abuse and for being married to a mind-controlling jerk. I met him when I was lonely, and confused, and young and idealistic. I met him when I was still aching over the big, gaping hole in my gut that my college boyfriend had left. Show More Summary
"[They] kill innocence during children's’ childhoods, kill our romance during adolescence and kill our will during our youth."
Post by Kiri Blakeley. Jealousy may be one of the most petty emotions, but it's also one of the strongest. Jealousy can trigger that most deep-seated fear: Fear of abandonment. When we were babies, if our parents abandoned us, we were finished. Show More Summary
NBC's affiliate news station in St. Louis, Mo., drew local outrage after going undercover to test a high school's security system, triggering a lockdown and panic among parents and students.
1. “Lies and betrayals” / “Fruit-covered nails”—Pavement, “Trigger Cut” “Show me a word that rhymes with Pavement / And I will kill your parents and roast them on a spit,” Stephen Malkmus sings in the Pavement song “Porpoise And TheShow More Summary
Being around my mother must somehow trigger some chemical in my brain that deludes me into forgetting my own imperfections and forces me to nitpick at hers. Read more
1. “Love Makes You Feel” (1972) Lou Reed’s death this week has triggered an upsurge of eulogies, epitaphs, and encomiums. As well it should. One of the most vital and influential singer-songwriters of his era, Reed and his work will likely be reassessed by every generation of pop-culture scholar from here to eternity. Show More Summary
EUGENE, Ore. -- Parents who physically abuse their children appear to have a physiological response that subsequently triggers more harsh parenting when they attempt parenting in warm, positive ways, according to new research. read ...
By Liz Peek, Fiscal Times Will America’s parents tire of waiting for Superman, and take matters into their own hands? One of the most exciting and joyous events in recent weeks was the uprising of determined parents in Adelanto, California, who bucked local teacher unions and took over their kids’ school.
About 57,000 children won't be going back to preschool this September, thanks to deep cuts to Head Start programs triggered by the sequester. Their teachers and aides will be out of a job. Their parents, most of whom are working, will need to find another place for them to go. Show More Summary
Speaker John Boehner did something extraordinary this week, something akin to a parent posting a positive drug test on his or her child's Facebook page.
Please be aware that this post mentions a parent mistreating a child, and makes references to addiction and infidelity. If that's likely to be triggering for you, please read with care. I have a memory from my chaplaincy training at...
A charity in Derby, England called Karma Nirvana is advising young women to put spoons in their underwear if they fear they are being trafficked from the UK by their parents for forced marriage.
Here's the trailer for the new documentary about the parent trigger that's screening tonight in LA and elsewhere to follow: Here are the reviews so far: "You don’t let the patients decide what the doctors can do,” says CFT president in a Hollywood Reporter review. Show More Summary
The global recession is enough to put a strain on many family finances. But genetic science is suggesting that some moms feel the strain more, and are more likely to practice harsh parenting. The study, published in the journal Proceedings...Show More Summary
But, the gun wasn't loaded! It doesn't matter. Putting a gun to your child's head and pulling the trigger is a crime. And it wasn't Gregory Culbert's first. Culbert's son and stepson, both teenagers, were arguing over money. The stepson has ADHD and opposition defiance disorder. As his mother put......
Parent Trigger Law changes failing Adelanto school into new charter ASan Bernardino Sun: The parents chose Tarver, whose LaVerne Preparatory Academy in nearby Hesperia also serves a predominantly poor population. But LEPA's test scores are in an entirely different league than Desert Trails': The school received a 911 API score in 2012. Show More Summary