Benefits of Getting a Pet When you have Kids

When you already have kids, getting a pet can seem like a big added chore to your family’s already busy life. Fortunately, there are a ton of amazing benefits to adding a furry friend to your family! Studies have shown that families who have furry pets lead to kids with better relationship skills, kids whoContinue reading “Benefits of Getting a Pet When you have Kids”

How Diet Impacts Behavior in Children: hyperactivity, ADHD, Autism and more

Are you having issues with your child’s behavior? Maybe it’s generalized behavior problems, ADHD, hyperactivity or Autism… any of which can make life more challenging. I feel you and empathize with you. There has been a ton of research done on how a child’s diet, and adults, can impact their behavior and health. I haveContinue reading “How Diet Impacts Behavior in Children: hyperactivity, ADHD, Autism and more”

Shaken Baby Syndrome: causes, symptoms, prevention and everything you need to know

Shaken Baby Syndrome Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) is a form of child abuse that can cause severe brain damage or death. It is caused when a baby is shaken violently and repeatedly and can inflict serious injuries. Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) is a preventable public health problem that can also be seen as a crimeContinue reading “Shaken Baby Syndrome: causes, symptoms, prevention and everything you need to know”

CBD Oil Benefits for Moms and Children: Combat stress, anxiety, ADHD, Autism and Pain

There is an obvious stigma behind CBD and other cannabis products. Thanks to recent research, scientists have been discovered the low-risk and high-quality life improvements from using CBD oil. CBD, or cannabinoid oil, is making an impact more and more around the world. People have had a vast array of benefits from using the oilContinue reading “CBD Oil Benefits for Moms and Children: Combat stress, anxiety, ADHD, Autism and Pain”

Coping with Divorce: A Guide for Parents with Young Children

Divorce is hard. It can be emotionally draining, saddening, stressful, frustrating and difficult. Us as parents feel these emotions, and our kids feel them too. Parents who put off divorce usually do it for their children, not for themselves. We put our children before ourselves. We would rather watch our children thrive than thrive ourselvesContinue reading “Coping with Divorce: A Guide for Parents with Young Children”

Strategies to Combat ADHD in Children : Natural Remedies, Diet Changes and Lifestyle.

What is ADHD? Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, is extremely common in the United States, as well as the westernized world in general. 5-8 %, or 6.1 million, of children have been reported to have ADHD. According to the Journal of European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, children with ADHD have higher stress levels inContinue reading “Strategies to Combat ADHD in Children : Natural Remedies, Diet Changes and Lifestyle.”