It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board
Parenting Issues
Old

Can Delaying Motherhood Affect You and Your Baby?

Posted 04-16-2014 at 06:04 PM by ChristaIB (HealthBoards Blog)
Updated 04-17-2014 at 01:16 PM by ChristaIB

Name:  pregnant woman and doctor1.jpg
Views: 758
Size:  15.1 KB
Many women today are choosing to delay motherhood until after age 35. You may be waiting to start a family until after you've established your career or traveled the world, which makes sense, but keep in mind that delayed motherhood can increase certain health risks for you and the baby.

Waiting to Become a Mother

Some experts believe the risks of delaying pregnancy are greatly exaggerated and that the overall health of the mother, before and during...
ChristaIB's Avatar
IB Editorial Staff
Views 424 Comments 0 ChristaIB is offline
Old

Children's Eye Health

Posted 08-06-2013 at 09:38 AM by ChristaIB (HealthBoards Blog)
Updated 08-09-2013 at 10:56 AM by ChristaIB

Did you know that August is Children's Eye Health and Safety Month?

As kids, we all got advice on how to care for and protect our our own children. The thing is, while some of the advice—like “Don’t stare at the sun”—is good, a lot of it is inaccurate, and even dangerous. Below we revisit seven popular myths regarding children’s
ChristaIB's Avatar
IB Editorial Staff
Views 2752 Comments 0 ChristaIB is offline
Old
Rating: 2 votes, 2.50 average.

Back to School Anxiety

Posted 08-02-2013 at 12:15 PM by ChristaIB (HealthBoards Blog)
Updated 08-09-2013 at 09:54 AM by ChristaIB

Some kids actually look forward to going back to school each Fall. They get new clothes, they get to see their friends, and they view each new school year as starting a new chapter in their lives. But for many students, and their parents, the changes associated with a new school year can be a source of anxiety. Below are some tips for managing back to school anxiety, and making the beginning of a new school year pleasant for everyone.

Identify the Source of Anxiety

...
ChristaIB's Avatar
IB Editorial Staff
Views 1094 Comments 0 ChristaIB is offline
Old

Schizophrenia and parental abuse

Posted 04-28-2012 at 02:19 PM by howcurious
Updated 04-29-2012 at 08:42 PM by Administrator

Hello,

my psychiatrist has asked me to write to express myself, I would like to give a different vsion of the disease. I was diagnosed schizophrenia 16 years ago, recently I have been diagnosed with a schizoaffective disorder, I have been working for more than 10 years, I live alone and I drive my own car, I have friends and I have a normal life (except during the two occasions that I was in the hospital with a duration not exceeding two weeks).

I can say...
Views 271 Comments 0 howcurious is offline
Old

Trusted

Posted 10-20-2010 at 02:28 AM by Searchin
Tags addiction

No, the addict in your life can not be trusted. They have lied, cheated, stolen from you, abused you... An addict, you say, can not be trusted while they are still using. I know I would rather say anything, even be a failure to avoid that look on your face. The look I get when you know I am lying, avoiding. That look you get when you find out I am struggling. That look when I fall off the pedestal you had me on. I would rather look at this as a learning process; a work in progress. A process that...
Searchin's Avatar
Senior Veteran
Views 617 Comments 2 Searchin is offline

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:36 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.com™ All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!