mental health, Parenting

Helping children create a healthy relationship with food

Earlier this week, I shared some¬†developing research about the importance of healthy eating for emotional and physical health. ¬†In the same vein, this article describes some straightforward strategies to help our children develop healthy attitudes towards food, and thereby reduce their risk of developing eating disorders and other mental health issues, and to maintain good… Continue reading Helping children create a healthy relationship with food

In the news, Parenting

Parents ignoring SIDS guidelines to avoid “flat head syndrome”

"One of the most common challenges facing new parents is the many pieces of health advice they receive. And a new study from the George Institute for Global Health at the University of Sydney has identified one area where conflicting advice may be putting their children at risk." This article provides an interesting examination of… Continue reading Parents ignoring SIDS guidelines to avoid “flat head syndrome”