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Lying in young children

Research suggests that lying is very common in young children and starts early. The key is to recognize why your child is lying and help them reach an end goal without needing to lie.

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What are the rules for car seats?

Most convertible seats have limits that permit children to ride rear-facing for 2 or more years.

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Expert advice on identifying, improving your child’s anxiety

How do you know if your child’s anxiety level is above average? Psychiatrist Dr. Laura Willing weighs in.

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How do I teach my baby to talk?

The best way to help a baby’s language skills is for parents to talk while doing everyday things, and have fun doing them.

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Addressing body image concerns in teens

The media’s push towards a specific “ideal image” can become a dangerous and sometimes life-threatening one.