Young adults who were criticised or insulted by a parent while growing up are more likely to be anxious or depressed.
Exercise can help a child academically as well as physically and can also boost their confidence and improve their behaviour.
We can try to steer our children in the right direction, towards the people that are good role models.
I didn't understand why my mother wasn't staying true to her word. Why did she continue to break her promise?
We all know it's important for kids to be active and healthy, but would you send your children to a CrossFit class?
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Parents and caregivers have less than a month to prepare for changes to child restraint laws, or risk being fined.
A seven-year-old girl may begin taking drugs in two years to stop the onset of puberty.
Parents of a seven-year-old girl are backing a decision for her to live as a boy and to medically stop puberty.
Every time we rush in to save our child from failing we deprive them of learning their own lessons.
Here are some fun ways to help keep your kids clean while teaching them some important life skills.
All a parent wants is to make their child happy, and sometimes that involves life-affirming decisions.
Should what we teach our kids be confined to measurable things? Tie a shoelace, sing the ABC, drive a car, make a white sauce...
Horror stories about how they could hurt themselves are unlikely to sway kids and teens from risky behaviour. Afterall, they're bulletproof at that age.
CJ likes being a boy, but isn't comfortable with what society thinks a boy should be. He's just as happy playing with dolls as he is shooting hoops.
Ruby is 10 and she loves to dance: ballet, tap jazz, the lot. The hairs under her arms, however, which first appeared when she was only seven, inhibit her.
Is raising girls as perilous as it's made out to be? Type 'raising girls' into a search engine and you'll soon see all the ways it could go wrong.
Many kids today are more time-tabled than kids were a generation ago, but are they more stressed?
Does your child worry about the simplest of things? Does he or she get upset easily? Chances are you have a sensitive little soul on your hands.
'They look mad but they're sad' - why it's hard to be a boy in this day and age.
A 5-year-old boy stuck by his diabetic mother when she slipped into a coma, watching over her and calling 111.
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