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8 Things A Pediatrician Wants You To Know

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What does your pediatrician really think of you?For over a decade, I’ve been the one sitting on that spinny stool, talking to parents about every pediatric issue under the sun. And between the advice, reassurance, and tough questions, I came up with a few things I wish all my patients’ parents could know.1.) I realize […]

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How to Teach Respect to Kids In Any Life Situation

How to Teach Respect To Kids In Any Life Situation

Especially when you’re battling for your life.  I’m talking about the dreaded D-word. Divorce. After my wife and I started divorce proceedings, my son was a wreck. We tried to save our marriage, but no amount of talking it out or counseling provided a solution. My son and I both had to learn how to […]

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Dear Parent, This Teacher Has 8 Secrets to Share With You

Teaching is hard. Fulfilling and life changing yes, but also hard. Taking care of that many kids for 40 hours every week with the requirement of them actually learning things in that time….that can be a tall order. Add in the politics of it all, mandatory testing, continuing education requirements, packed classrooms, long days and […]

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