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Lots of Questions - No answers. New Dr?
Good afternoon! I'm hoping someone here can provide a bit of advise. A month ago my family went to Orlando for a...More
Posted by p_beck
Thumbsucking at 11 years old
My step son will be 12 in June. He still sucks his thumb...every night, and constantly when at home. I have...More
Posted by jesterific
Constant nausea
just now Constant nausea My 15 yr old son has been "diagnosed" with functional nausea. This all began 10 mos...More
Posted by jscdi
Constant nausea
My 15 yr old son has been "diagnosed" with functional nausea. This all began 10 mos ago with occasional bouts...More
Posted by An_261853
school
I am tired of fighting with my 15 yr old son about going to high school, how many days does he have to miss...More
Posted by notnice2me
school
I am tired of fighting with my 15 yr old son about going to high school, how many days does he have to miss...More
Posted by notnice2me
Oppressive father
It's not like me to connect on the web this way, but I'm so wound up and can't take it anymore. I didn't know...More
Posted by An_261313
13 year old boy and sexual curiosity
I am raising my 13 year old grandson who has lived with me since he was a baby. Over Christmas, he spent the...More
Posted by An_261151
12 yr old boy, TOUCHY SITUATION
a 12 yr old boy is crippled and cannot move to even do basic things. he is bathed and cared for. this...More
Posted by bobspock
boy 13, girl11
I have a 13 yr old son who has his own room. he is spending time with the 11 yr old girl next door. she lives...More
Posted by bobspock
My 11 year old daughter still wets her bed!
my 11 yr old daughter wets her bed daily. Till she was 8 I was waiting it out as doctors suggested that she...More
Posted by An_260840
Dizziness with headache
My son came home a couple of days ago from school and said that he has been getting dizzy, blurred vision,...More
Posted by metalhead54
start off on the RIGHT foot.
my 13 year old boy is starting to act cool, dress cool, swearing with his friends. Hi sister said that there...More
Posted by An_259655
need advice for my teenager
I am a mom to three. Two are biological and one is adopted. The older one, whom is adopted, has some issues....More
Posted by teenhelp14
Caught my son masturbating. Now he won't talk to m...
Hello, My name is Rudy, currently a single father of two great sons (age 16 and 22). My wife passed away...More
Posted by rudy1972
Divorced dad trying to connect with 14 yr old daug...
My daughter is not the average girl. She was attending special education until recently. They have now decided...More
Posted by troy2731
16 yo not liking hs because all of her friends hav...
Hello everyone. My 16 yo has always been a really good kid. She has a huge heard, and she has never liked...More
Posted by Anon_160551
Quasi-stepmom seeking advice
I've been living with my boyfriend for two years. He has a 16 year old son, who until recently we had 50% of...More
Posted by An_258966
A concern for a hyperactive 13 year old girl
My mother has been friends with Alice since they were in college, and the friendship hasn't changed since...More
Posted by peterconnor
Question
My son made a mistake a money one and if I don't pay for it he will loose his driving privileges how can I turn...More
Posted by moni25
Teens with Bipolar
My 16 year old daughter started taking medications (Seriquil 300mg at night and Lexapro 30mg during the day)...More
Posted by An_257904

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dental care
My 16 year old son's dentist says he needs 6 crowns on his upper front teeth! Because he has a missing...More
Posted by An_257747
Should a 12 year old be given this choice?
Hi all, I'd love your opinions. My 12 year old daughter and 9 year old son live with their mom in primary...More
Posted by wiscoman
teen lacks respect and expects his way
My son (16) has been angry with me for 2 years. He is close with his dad (we all live together), but I get no...More
Posted by bawether
puberty in early teen boys
Hi Friends, My son is 13 years and his penis started erecting. is it right for me to talk about it directly....More
Posted by zixaxmo
diabetices
can a teenager get diabetices cause her mom has type 2 diabetices? and her dad does not
Posted by An_257175
What age would you allow teen to go to a concert w...
Hello everyone, I am having trouble with this one. My 16 year old daughter wants to go see a Paramore/Fall...More
Posted by reneegavin2
family problems
I have a 14 year old cousin who is selling a dog that was giving to them and every time some one tells them...More
Posted by An_257109

Spotlight: Member Stories

My Story: Hi, I am a mom of 4-daughters. My youngest daughter was dx at age 6 with ODD (oppositional defiant disorder), then eventually classified a...More

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