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COULD MY KID HAVE CELIAC DISEASE?

Celiac disease shows up in so many different ways. Although experts say there are not “typical” symptoms, if you detect signs as diarrhea, constipation, vomiting, stomach aches, rash, irritability, fatigue, inadequate growth, anemia, migraines and hyperactivity in your kid, maybe it is time to take him to the doctor for an accurate test. This disease…

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ARE YOU RAISING A “MILLENNIAL”?

Millennials

Millennials are also known as Generation Y and the “Echo Boomers” (children of the Baby boomers), they were born in the 1980s and 1990s and have certain characteristics that give them a specific character and behavior. According to some studies, Millennials are a “civic-minded” generation with a strong sense of community both local and global.…

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GARDENING, A HEALTHY THERAPY FOR ACTIVE KIDS

Taking care of plants in the garden can be an excellent project to develop with our children. It can also be an activity to eliminate stress and stimulate creativity, as some scientific research suggests. Being outside and gardening can help kids to control the temper, burn off extra energy, develop stronger immune system, stimulate the…

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YOGA FOR KIDS

Yoga is a group of physical, mental, and spiritual practices originated in ancient India. There is a broad variety of yoga schools but the essence is unique: the combination of physical exercise, meditation, spiritual core and its ultimate goal: moksha (liberation). Based on asanas or postures, yoga is a form of exercise that has been considered as an…

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GRANDPARENTS, THE NECESSARY INFLUENCE

Studies have shown that there is a special bond between children and their grandparents and a variety of important benefits from it. Development of kindness, generosity and less anxiety and depression are the results of this interaction. The explanation seems to be the special kind of love, support, and mentoring only grandparents can provide. Many…

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