Category Archives: Kids and Health

Parents, Think Positive Thoughts

What kind of thinker are you? You may not consider yourself a negative person, but if you took an honest inventory of your thoughts, could you still maintain your positive defense? Your thoughts determine your emotional state so it is imperative that you become cognizant of them and the effect they have on your life.

Parents, Think Positive Thoughts

What kind of thinker are you? You may not consider yourself a negative person, but if you took an honest inventory of your thoughts, could you still maintain your positive defense? Your thoughts determine your emotional state so it is imperative that you become cognizant of them and the effect they have on your life.

Parenting Tips: Healthy Mood Stability

Ever see a child play with a cherished toy, then decimate it — hurl it, smash it, laugh, and pull it apart piece by piece? If you have a pulse, you’ve felt like that toy at some point in the parenting process…

Parenting Tips: Healthy Mood Stability

Ever see a child play with a cherished toy, then decimate it — hurl it, smash it, laugh, and pull it apart piece by piece? If you have a pulse, you’ve felt like that toy at some point in the parenting process…

7 Tips to Help Parents Tackle Fall Frustrations

Editor’s Note: As we approach that wonderful time of year when the leaves change colors and scents of pumpkin and spice fill the air, significant changes to daily routines may deliver a healthy dose of stress and anxiety to unsuspecting—and even the most well-informed—parents. Here are some helpful reminders from our friends at USEP-OHIO to help you stay focused and grounded this fall.

7 Tips to Help Parents Tackle Fall Frustrations

Editor’s Note: As we approach that wonderful time of year when the leaves change colors and scents of pumpkin and spice fill the air, significant changes to daily routines may deliver a healthy dose of stress and anxiety to unsuspecting—and even the most well-informed—parents. Here are some helpful reminders from our friends at USEP-OHIO to help you stay focused and grounded this fall.

Keep Kids Safe and Cool This Summer!

With much of the nation in the grip of a heat wave and severe drought [Hello, California!], it is of utmost importance that parents and caregivers know how to protect children from heat-related illnesses and can recognize the symptoms of a heat-disorder in order to provide first aid.

Keep Kids Safe and Cool This Summer!

With much of the nation in the grip of a heat wave and severe drought [Hello, California!], it is of utmost importance that parents and caregivers know how to protect children from heat-related illnesses and can recognize the symptoms of a heat-disorder in order to provide first aid.