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Tips for Healthy Parenting

Posted 01-06-2014 at 05:53 PM by ChristaIB (HealthBoards Blog)
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Most parents begin worrying about their children even before they are born, and most certainly after they arrive. From immunizations to a healthy diet to being on par with developmental charts to social development, there are worries galore! Raising healthy, happy, well-rounded children who make good choices is the goal of every loving parent and opinions abound on how to accomplish that. You can get really fancy in your parenting by relying on all the studies you can research...
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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
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Back to School Anxiety

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

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My Never Ending Cycle

Posted 08-23-2012 at 03:20 PM by scarecrow447

The pressure is back, it's a very heavy pressure that gives a feeling of compacting my insides into mush. It keeps me bound to a place that i only want to escape from, but I cannot move or speak, only see. I see the others around me running freely as if there were no worries to be heard of. But I am chained by this dark terrible pressure, so i can not do what i want, or say what i want i can only watch others be so lucky. They have it.... they have what i long for with an aching through my whole...
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Unsure about support sites

Posted 02-25-2011 at 12:57 PM by SarRu

I was diagnosed six years ago now with CVID. I never was sick as a kid, despite having incredibly low levels when I was diagnosed. The docs described me as a "miracle." I'm thankful I wasn't ever sick as a kid, but now I wish I still had that luck. I am getting ready to go off to college, and I have been diagnosed with interstitial lung disease. I have already had a lung biopsy, deal with a chronic cough and am often breathless.
I am at a point where I am very scared, sad and mad....
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