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A 3-year old should be able understand that you are sick and that something hurts - unless you have an exceptionally healthy child he should have experienced this himself. You need to explain what hurts and what you need to do or can't do. Repeat the explanation as often as needed: You can't do X because your back hurts a lot. This is actually a good ...


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I suffer from some chronic pain issues, which occasionally make it impossible or very uncomfortable for me to get down and play with my son, who is just over 2 years old. My wife has also had some issues, recently. She sprained her foot during her last trimester, and just delivered our second son and has quite a few tender spots. The solution we use with ...


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--- Disclaimer: Some might feel this answer to be hard to digest. --- Have you ever thought about what is happening in your kid's brains while they are watching TV? I mean, from a neuroscientistic perspective? Basically a fireworks of impressions without any chance to influence what is happening. A child in front of TV will absorb a flood of pictures, ...


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Children can learn about and accept the different "roles" of mom at home and at work/church group/sports team/.... There are scores of dads coaching their children's teams, there are parents (or even siblings - much more potential for conflict and less emotional maturity involved!) leading church groups, boy scouts, dance classes, orchestras... There are ...


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Just keep on wobbling or eating and it will fall out if it's really loose and when it's out gargle water and spit it out to get rid of the pain


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According to developmental studies (and don't ask me why age 5 is an overlap, I am not the one whom created these): Newborn 0-3 months Infant 4-12 months Toddler 13 months to 35 months Preschooler 3-5 yrs Kindergartener 5-6 yrs (I included this because it is good to know.) I kind of agree with last two I guess 5 can fit in both slots. But yeah they ...



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