mental health
August 1, 2018

Children can develop an anxiety disorder. Some amount of anxiety is normal. But if anxiety is too strong or happens frequently, it can compromise a child’s cognitive and social-emotional development.

Here are seven strategies for parents to avoid and three that are considered effective for managing children’s anxiety.

Author: Carol S. Lee
Estimated time to read: 06:50

July 25, 2018

A recent study by the University of Oregon reported that infants whose mothers had symptoms of depression, had higher levels of cortisol. Cortisol is a hormone released in response to stress.

Author: Benjamin Nelson, Heidemarie Laurent, Nick Allen
Source: The Conversation 
Estimated time to read: 04:35