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Are you affected by the government shutdown? Here's how to talk to your kids about it

As the government shutdown stretches into its second month with no resolution in sight, how do we speak to our children about what’s happening? Families of government employees have gone over a month without a paycheck, making it difficult for some of them to afford housing, health care and food. Funding for government programs that… Read More »

Children's sleep not significantly affected by screen time, new study finds

Screen-time has little impact on the quality of children’s sleep, according to new Oxford University research. Screens are now a fixture of modern childhood. And as young people spend an increasing amount of time on electronic devices, the effects of these digital activities has become a prevalent concern among parents, caregivers, and policy-makers. Research indicating… Read More »