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Parenting 101: Your Child's Stress Is Your Stress

Leslie Rasmussen | Posted 04.09.2014 | Parents
Leslie Rasmussen

I don't think there's anyone who can raise my stress level the way my children can. Our children don't realize that we not only have our own anxiety, but we take on theirs as well. It's not the healthiest thing to do, but it comes with the territory of being a parent.

Why Hispanic Children With Stressed Parents Are More Likely To Be Obese

VOXXI | Hope Gillette | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

Children who have stressed parents are more likely to be obese, according to research published in the journal Pediatric Obesity. What’s more, of th...

The Best Of Mothers

Allison Tate | Posted 10.19.2013 | Parents
Allison Tate

There's no way to fast forward or take a shortcut when we give a moment to our kids; there's no app for that. That's what makes it special.

5 Easy And Effective Ways To Ease Kids' Stress

Posted 05.29.2013 | Parents

Stress can be dangerous -- and adults aren't the only ones who feel its harmful effects. As early as first grade, kids are able to identify what st...

Nearly Half Of Moms Stress More About Husband Than Kids

Posted 05.15.2013 | Parents

There's no denying the fact that motherhood is stressful: According to a recent TODAY Moms survey, moms on average say their stress level is 8.5 out o...

Why Parents Need To Think Differently About Time

Asha Dornfest | Posted 05.21.2013 | Parents
Asha Dornfest

You -- and only you -- get to decide what's important to your family. Not the modern culture of "more" and "faster." Not the experts. Not even your mother. You choose what your family considers valuable, enriching and fun.

8 Ways to Unplug Your Holidays

Common Sense Media | Posted 02.17.2013 | Parents
Common Sense Media

An outright ban on digital devices won't win your kids' respect -- or compliance. But with a little planning and intentional involvement, you can balance your family's tech activities with much-needed face time. Here's how.

What's REALLY Stressing Moms Out

2012-11-30-rbklogo.png | Posted 11.30.2012 | Parents

We asked 25 - 47-year-old and 57 - 66-year-old moms what’s stressing –- or stressed -– them out and whether they felt any of the blame, shame, g...

Are You Making Your Kids Sick?

The Huffington Post | Lisa Belkin | Posted 01.31.2012 | Parents

David Code would like us to all calm down. NOW. It is urgent he says, even while understanding that urgency itself is a cause of stress, because it's ...

Mommy Meltdowns: Has It Happened To You?

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

What is the rudest question you can ask a woman? According to "30 Rock" star Tina Fey, the answer is, "How do you juggle it all?" In "Confession...