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Girls Binging, Drinking to Reduce Stress

Michele Borba February 24, 2011 Comments Off on Girls Binging, Drinking to Reduce Stress

Research shows a disturbing trend: girls are drinking and binging more to reduce stress. Parenting solutions to help young girls Think drinking is only a “boy” problem? Data from the Partnership for a Drug-Free

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Little Black Swans meet Tiger Mom: Why a toxic combo for girls’ mental health

Michele Borba February 21, 2011 Comments Off on Little Black Swans meet Tiger Mom: Why a toxic combo for girls’ mental health

Young girls severe stress levels; Mental health at record low Parenting alert: Studies show steep rise in girls getting high to cope, as well as eating disorders, depression, suicide, self-mutilation, and perfectionism. Girls as

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Michele Borba Blog: Teen Drinking and Substance Abuse Up – 4 Key Parenting Lessons

Michele Borba March 21, 2010 Comments Off on Michele Borba Blog: Teen Drinking and Substance Abuse Up – 4 Key Parenting Lessons

After almost a decade of a decline in teen drug abuse, a new survey out this month shows a marked and troubling upswing in youth substance abuse. While there are some encouraging stats, the

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Dangerous Teen Activities: Are Your Kids Buying Blow?

Michele Borba February 9, 2010 Comments Off on Dangerous Teen Activities: Are Your Kids Buying Blow?

Earth to parents: Are you aware of the energy drink called, “blow?” If not you should. I know. Kids will be kids. But there are certain risky behaviors kids, tweens, and teens do that

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