Junk Food Junkies – Children and Junk Foods

junk-foodsJunk foods! A category of food is just everywhere ruining the health of kids as well as elders. While adults may easily give up on taking junk foods, or recover from the health hazards, children are becoming the junk foods junkies!!!

Why children are becoming the junk food junkies?

Not even a single child would love to eat a piece of fruit or vegetable salad as an alternative for French fries or pizzas. The major reason is the complex society we live! Colorful and mouth-watering junk foods are just everywhere! Healthy foods are just replaced by the junk foods. Continue reading

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Help your Child Prepare for Board Exams

kids-at-schoolIt is almost exam time! The yearlong study will be ended with a bang in few weeks. The phase of preparing for the exams could be difficult. Parents hold the responsibility to help prepare kids for the exams! Whether your child writes her first board exam or if he is a high school student, you should provide optimal support. Extra care is needed when your child is preparing for the board exams. When the exams get closer, children develop stress and fear! Besides, children also find it difficult to express their emotions. It impacts the physical and mental health! What parents can do? How can you help? Continue reading

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5 Fixes for Homework Tantrums

practice_makes_perfectOne of the areas where many parents tend to have issues and experience extreme head ache is trying to make their child do Homework! Regardless of the child’s age, making them doing homework is a battle in many homes! Children who excel in academics also make the mommies and daddies to lose their tolerance over doing their kid’s homework.

It is one of the core areas where parents get stuck! Either the kids get distractions in the midway while doing their homework or they give up quoting difficulty even before they begin! The resistance to do homework will reflect in the behavior. Why it is so often very difficult? Is there any fixes for reducing the tantrums and meltdowns? Continue reading

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How to Spot Learning Disorders in Children

young_readerDoes your child struggle to read the study material or anything loud? Do you often or periodically find your child struggling with home work or reading? Struggling in education is very normal. They may excel in a few subjects and may struggles in one or two. Also, experiencing troubles during homework is quite normal. However, if your child is struggled or troubled constantly over a certain aspect of learning, it could lead to a learning disorder.

Children with learning disorders or disability may find classrooms are quite challenging. This will be reflected in their daily activities. It also impacts the mood and behavior. Continue reading

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Choosing the Right Toys for Kids

gitl-with-toysToys, it could be just anything to make a kid smile! Gifting a toy, your kids always will be happy. While most of the young children are so picky about their toys, parent should be! Many parents believe toys are just merely an entertainment for kids. Yes, it is indeed entertaining. However, toys are equal to education, more than playthings. It is essential to choose the right one when purchasing toys for your young ones.

For kids, play time always give them happiness and satisfy them physically, emotionally, socially and mentally. Yes, playing influence positively as well as ruins the growth of children. Physical and emotional development together with socio skills are influenced by the toys. Continue reading

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