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Answers to Top Kid Behavior Issues Parents Ask

Answers to Top Kid Behavior Issues Parents Ask

Michele Borba October 28, 2011 Comments Off on Answers to Top Kid Behavior Issues Parents Ask

Picky Eaters. Tantrums. Sleepless. Time out! Whining. Top questions moms asked me last week on  Dr. Drew Lifechanger’s and my answers If you didn’t get the memo here is it is: There is no

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The Kid Arrogance Cure

The Kid Arrogance Cure

Michele Borba October 10, 2011 Comments Off on The Kid Arrogance Cure

REALITY CHECK: “In data from 37,000 college students, narcissistic personality traits rose just as fast as obesity from the 1980s to the present. The rise is accelerating, with scores rising faster in the 2000s

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Building Children’s Character

Building Children’s Character

Michele Borba April 18, 2011 Comments Off on Building Children’s Character

Parenting strategies that help kids act right when we’re not around and nurture moral intelligence Every parent’s first concern is the same: “Is my baby healthy?” This question is one that doctors usually can

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Raising Only Children

Raising Only Children

Michele Borba January 27, 2011 Comments Off on Raising Only Children

What research says on how onlies turn out and parenting advice for raising the fastest growing kid breed. Tips I shared on NBC TODAY Your Trivia Pursuit question of the day: “What do these

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7 Troubling Youth Trends in the News

7 Troubling Youth Trends in the News

Michele Borba January 2, 2011 Comments Off on 7 Troubling Youth Trends in the News

REALITY CHECK TIME: Bullying, depression, eating disorders, ADHD, stress, early puberty onset, plastic surgery and Botox are all on increase and in younger kids. Here is my pick of the top troubling child and teen

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Is your child spoiled? A quick test to find out

Is your child spoiled? A quick test to find out

Michele Borba November 6, 2010 Comments Off on Is your child spoiled? A quick test to find out

Parenting advice that helps you see the dangers of raising a spoiled kid and a four-word review to assess whether your child just may be even a tad bit spoiled. “Spoiled! Not my kid!”

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5 Answers About School Problems

5 Answers About School Problems

Michele Borba September 28, 2010 Comments Off on 5 Answers About School Problems

NBC is featuring a week-long focus on education. This morning on the TODAY show parents had the opportunity to call, email or skype in parenting questions about their children’s education. I appeared as the

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Effect of Early Child Care Extend to Age 15: How to Find Quality Caregivers

Effect of Early Child Care Extend to Age 15: How to Find Quality Caregivers

Michele Borba September 23, 2010 Comments Off on Effect of Early Child Care Extend to Age 15: How to Find Quality Caregivers

Research finds quality childcare tied to academic gains and risk-taking 15 years later…10 questions to help you find quality caregivers for your child. Over 2.3 million American kids under years five of age are

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Grandparents Raising Grandkids

Grandparents Raising Grandkids

Michele Borba September 20, 2010 Comments Off on Grandparents Raising Grandkids

All the job losses and foreclosures that mark the recession are contributing to a new parenting trend: 1 in 10 Grandparents now raise their children’s kids. The TODAY Weekend Edition asked me on to report

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