infant mental health

What Is Infant Mental Health? 

When we think about babies, we’re usually concerned with their most physical needs. After all, babies do a lot of sleeping, eating, and pooping! But as a newborn grows, their mental health needs grow too. They express themselves in ways beyond crying and they need support to build social and emotional health. 

talk about financial hardship

How to Talk to Your Kids About Financial Hardship

As a parent, there are many things that you want to protect your children from for as long as possible. There’s a natural desire to try to stave off the harsh realities of the world so that you can allow them to enjoy a carefree childhood for as long as possible. However, the problems of the world tend not to listen to your wishes, and issues can disrupt lives, forcing you to break that bubble. 

child's scoliosis

What You Can Do to Help If Your Child Has Scoliosis

Scoliosis is the curving of the spine into a ‘C’ or an ‘S.’ Although it affects all genders, it is more prevalent in girls than boys. It is most noticeable between the ages of 10 and 14. If you notice that your child’s shoulders are uneven when they are standing straight, they might have scoliosis. Another sign to look out for is if the child’s hips do not look aligned. While it might not have any back pain, scoliosis will affect your child in later years, and there are high chances of it progressing. If you have a feeling that your child has scoliosis, here are a couple of things you can do:

kids' stress

How to Relieve Kids’ Stress

As a parent, you are probably more than familiar with the stress and all its negative effects. However, stress is not something that only affects adults; children experience it too and the truth is that it can affect them even more acutely. Since they are not as experienced, they might not know how to deal with the tension. This is why you need to watch out for any signs of stress and help your children cope with it, as well as teach them how to handle stress on their own. Here are a few useful tips.