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What to do about a 6 year old who knows when to go to the bathroom but still doesn't?

My son is 8 now. When he was around 4 he got a medication with the side effect to have hard to work to poo and it was very uncomfortable for him to do so. This led to a total avoiding strategy in his ...
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How to tell 7 years old why he is not able to go to school?

I know it's tough not to be able to provide to your children what they need and desire, when those desires are congruent with our own. I get that it must be heart breaking to not afford their ...
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How to tell 7 years old why he is not able to go to school?

The best time to tell your child that their life is going to change is before the change happens. For transitioning from school to homeschool, telling your child at least a week before the change ...
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Should I reveal the truth about Santa?

Do reindeer and children know something that we don't? Pediatric inpatients' belief in Santa Claus. Claude Cyr A study of children who were not hospital inpatients showed that they generally ...

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