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Are you guys working with a Child Psychiatrist? Often times medication for ADD, make OCD behaviors worse -...More
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OMG - this is my house! but i only have 1 now that i have to get off, and i don't work now. I cant find...More
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I would simply take your DD OUT of the class room and into another,- usually there are more than 1 class....More
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If you find this one out - let me know! My children both (9 yrs apart) have had the back of their knees...More
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My DD had trouble with throwing up kind-of violently (out of the blue) about every 3 weeks, about a...More
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Well, it sounds like since most of these behaviors are at the Daycare - - maybe it would be time to think...More
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Reply: My 6 year granddaughter is my 6 year is the only o...
Sorry, your post didn't quite make it through... Are you your Granddaughter's caretaker? Does she have a...More
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Reply: 6 year old boy pooping in his pants
Actually on two different occasions I've known a previously potty trained boy to begin suddenly soiling his...More
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Reply: Body Odor
Yes, my daughter started having body odor at age 8 also. She didn't begin "full-blown" puberty until age...More
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Body Odor
Hello, I am Mom to an 8 year old boy in great health. We've been noticing adult body odor on him. Isn't it...More
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Body Odor
Hello, I am Mom to an 8 year old boy in great health. We've been noticing adult body odor on him. Isn't it...More
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hi im 53 an I whent to the bathroom an my bowels was green an its got me wory please help .
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We shouldn't blame children in public, but do you ...
Some people think that criticizing children in public will hurt their self-esteem, but do you think in...More
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My 8yr old son has started masturbating,...
My son, who is 8, almost 9, has recently started masturbating. We've caught him numerous times with one or...More
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Reply: Stomach Pains
This is really tough, and I'm so sorry you are finding answers so difficult to come by. I just have...More
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Reply: bad behavior
Have you talked to her teacher? How does she behave at school? There can be a bunch of reasons a child...More
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Reply: Getting Kids Out the Door in the Morning
Can they eat bfast at school? We put things like half bagel, english muffin, cereal (my kids eat it dry),...More
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Reply: Childs behavior
I am wondering if your son has been evaluated by a professional? Personally, I would not medicate with...More
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Thanks Kathleen. I did do the" matter of fact" discussion last night. It went ok, he was defensive of course. I...More
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This is really tough, and I can emphasize with your situation! I think getting to the root of your son's...More
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Reply: 8 yr old still wets bed at night
As a mom who helped her child stop bedwetting, my heart goes out to children and families struggling with...More
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Reply: 6 year old wetting herself
It's No Accident: Breakthrough Solutions to... I think you should read this book...seems like it will...More
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Reply: 15 yr old girl bedwetting
Seven Steps to Nighttime Dryness: A Practic... This is the best book about how to help someone who...More
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Daughter behind in math - Help!
My daughter is 10 years old and starting 5th grade in a public school this fall. She is in special ed for a...More
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It's actually quite simple You tell her that you know it feels good but that it's a private activity and she...More
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Behavioral issues with 7 y/o girl I babysit
I babysit a 7 y/o girl who I've watched since she was 4. Over the past year/ish I've seen her digress into...More
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