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Mother Daughter Communication

Posted by on Oct 7, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Step into Your Daughter’s World to Improve Communication Reality can be subjective. We all share the same physical world, but we see it through the filter of our own perspectives. After a crime or natural disaster, witnesses will describe the sequence of events differently. It’s not that any one person is lying. People just experience things in their own way. This phenomenon is yet another factor that can harm a mother daughter relationship. Everything you’ve learned about life comes from your own perspective. When you try to explain...

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Back to School

Posted by on Sep 30, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Teen Issues with Anxiety: Facing the New School Year Going back to school is often an exciting time for teens. They get new clothes, new supplies, and a chance to approach the new year with a good attitude. They also might face teen issues they were free of over the summer vacation. While high school can be an enjoyable time, it’s a source of anxiety for many kids. Maybe your teen will have to face the person who bullied them last year. There might be other worries about fitting in, finding a boyfriend or girlfriend, or making the team. As a...

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Ways to Develop Healthy Habits in your Teen

Posted by on Sep 23, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Healthy Habits Teens Should Learn Teens are always going to rebel against their parents, but that doesn’t mean the ideas and habits you pass down won’t continue to influence them throughout their lives. Three Healthy Habits Teens Should Learn 1. Nutritious Eating Your kids only get to be young once. It makes sense that they’d want to enjoy the ability to snack on junk foods without worry. Preaching to them about healthy eating will only make them rebel more, but practicing healthy eating yourself is another story. When you make a nutritious...

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Teen Sexting

Posted by on Sep 16, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Dangers of Teen Sexting Teenage cell phone use is often a big challenge for parents. The last thing you want to do is encourage teen sexting, but you also know your teen needs the freedom to communicate with peers and begin making adult choices.   Scary Teen Issues: When Flirtatious Texts Go Too Far 1. Violated Privacy What your teen thought of an innocent night of flirty texting with a romantic interest could end up a source of embarrassment. People aren’t always trustworthy. Teen issues with cheating and heartbreak are common, and some...

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Teen STD’s

Posted by on Sep 9, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Teen Issues with Sex: Discussing the Dangers Most parents probably wish that teen issues with sex were uncommon, but that isn’t the case. Statistics show that people between the ages of 15 and 24 account for 50 percent of all new STD infections. Up to 46 percent of American high schoolers have had sexual intercourse. This means that if you’re not giving your teens the facts about sex, you should be. Decide Your Stance There’s no one right answer when it comes to educating your kids on sex. Your views, religious beliefs, and relationship...

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Teen Addiction

Posted by on Sep 2, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Teen Addictions: Keeping a Watchful Eye Teenage drug use is a major concern for parents. Research has shown that the earlier someone begins using drugs, the greater the likelihood that they’ll develop long-term addiction. Teens are struggling with all varieties of drug use, from abusing cannabis to getting hooked on opioid drugs. However, drugs aren’t the only concern, and when you think about the above statement in reference to phones, the internet, and social media, it becomes even more frightening. Generation Z, which follows the...

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Teaching Teens to be Okay with Feeling

Posted by on Aug 26, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

How to Teach Teens it’s Okay to Feel As a society, one of our biggest issues is that we are cut off from our own emotions. We’re taught that sadness is bad, and happiness is good. The rising use of antidepressant medications says it all. While these medications do have legitimate uses, many doctors are far too quick to prescribe them to anyone who is going through a tough time. They’re too quick to offer pills instead of suggesting therapy, exercise, meditation, or other holistic options. We teach our kids not to use drugs to...

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Is Euphoria Doing Harm to Teens?

Posted by on Aug 19, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Should You Let Your Teens Watch Euphoria? If you’re a parent who has seen HBO’s new show Euphoria, you might’ve felt a bit disturbed afterward. The show, which stars Zendaya and depicts the struggles of a group of teens as they explore drugs and sex, is said to be based off some of the creator’s real-life experiences as a teen. Is this show a realistic depiction of what life is like for teens today, or is it an exaggeration? Real Life versus Your Life: The Truth is Highly Subjective Some parents are upset that shows like Euphoria exist. After...

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10 Most Common Teen Issues

Posted by on Aug 12, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Most Common Teen Issues and How to Get Help Teen issues are perhaps one of the scariest aspects of raising kids. As parents, it’s wise to be aware of the common problems teens deal with and how to spot the signs that your child might be struggling. The Most Common Teen Issues are: Depression, anxiety, and other mental-health problems Bullying Body image and self-esteem Substance abuse and addiction Underage sex Stress from feeling pressured and overwhelmed Rebellious and defiant behavior Watching for Teen Anxiety and Other Issues You know...

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Teen Social Issues

Posted by on Aug 5, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Harsh Negatives of Teen Issues: Creating Positive Energy in Your Teen’s World As a parent, you want more than anything to promote teen self esteem. Parents have always wanted their kids to feel good about themselves and do well in life, but in the modern world, teens are dealing with more pressure than ever. This can be difficult for parents. Many of us grew up in different times, and we can’t relate to what it’s like to be a teen today. That’s why we need to work harder than ever to help our kids cultivate positivity. Fighting Teen...

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