Why condoms are still the most popular birth control method

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Today we have more choices than ever when it comes to birth control – pills, spirals, rings and many more – yet, condoms are still the most popular choice for many reasons. Condoms have been around for a long time, and are by now a very effective and useful means of birth control if used in the right way. As you probably already know, they are the only way – well, apart from a...

Three Ways to Teach Your Kids the Value of Money

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With the ever increasing availability of credit facilities such as student loans, personal loans, and credit cards, it is quickly becoming ‘the norm’ for adults to have debt. What many parents are not aware of, however, is that this mentality is something their children are noticing and will inherit. Below are three great ways to help you teach your child how to spend their mon...

How StealthMate Makes Parenting Easier in the Digital Age

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It’s no big secret that today’s younger generation is pretty much addicted to mobile devices like Android phones. These gadgets may have made life more entertaining and convenient for kids, but unfortunately it has also made it a whole lot more challenging for you, the parents, to keep them safe from the new set of dangers that have emerged and grown rapidly in recent years. Ac...

5 Reasons Why Your Teenager Should Learn to Drive ASAP

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Learning to drive is something many teenagers can’t wait to do, but inevitably there are some who don’t see the point. As their parent, you will no doubt feel rather frustrated at their lack of motivation. After all, you probably learned to drive as soon as you were old enough to get behind the wheel! Teenagers don’t like to be told what to do, but it is worth doing your best ...

Should your kids accompany you to the funeral?

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When a close friend or a relative expires, parents often get worried about whether or not they should carry their child to the funeral of the demised. Soon there are many factors that enter into this decision, including the cultural background of the child, the age of the child, the emotional maturity of the kid and the closeness of the relationship that the child shared with t...

New Flu Vaccine for Babies is Now Available

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Flu season, which is identified by most doctors as being from October to March, can have devastating effects on your baby. While you may not think of the flu as being a particularly serious illness, babies and children under two are particularly susceptible, as they can dehydrate much quicker from fever and vomiting than adults. While you might be concerned about what kind of s...

Make this year’s Halloween night special for you and for your little ones

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Kids always love to be dressed in fancy dresses and I hope the best time for parents to fulfill their kids’ dream is the Halloween. So, if you wish to make this Halloween special for your kids then you need to choose some interesting dresses that your child will love to wear and others will also love to see. Most importantly, Halloween is also a great time for kids and even for...

Why Character Beds and Bedding are Ideal for your Children

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According to most psychological studies, involved and engaging parents are key to their child’s future success. This is because children tend to flourish when they are stimulated and able to enjoy regular interaction. Whether this is through rudimentary communication attempts or interactive games, the underlying idea is to encourage a faster rate of mental development and lay t...

Gay Teen Treatment: On Bullying

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Bullying has become a very serious problem for teens in the United States, sometimes even leading to violent acts, either against others or against self.  What was perhaps once just the discomforts and lessons of growing up and making friends, is now often a form of torment and ganging up, with the power to cause severe negative effects in the targeted teens, including but not ...