Topic: parenting


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Social Media, Self-Esteem, and Teen Suicide

Suicide is the cause of 13% of teenage deaths in the United States. It is the third largest cause of death, falling short of only accidents and homicide. This is a very scary fact, as suicide is not something…
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Navigating Technology with Teenagers

It is already that time of year again, when school is starting up and life is returning to the normal routine. During the teenage years the brain is undergoing some of the most rigorous adjustments…
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10 Ideas for an Inviting Pediatric Practice Space

When establishing a new practice, or renovating an existing one, first impressions are important – to children, adolescents and patient families alike. The waiting room and the overall practice feel…