Positive Childhood Experiences May Buffer Against Health Effects Of Adverse Ones
Researchers asked adults to reflect back on their happy childhood memories. They found those who recalled more were less likely to have depression in adulthood and had more supportive relationships.
How College Loans Strain Families, Not Just Students
A new book looks at how the struggle to pay for college has transformed the experience of the American middle class.
Praise, Don't Tease, And Other Tips To Help Kids With Their Weight
Even well-intended comments about weight and dieting can actually harm children. Here's advice for how to set kids up for a healthy life and a positive self-image.
Three Things Overscheduled Kids Need More of in Their Lives
Playtime, downtime and family time are so essential to a child's healthy development. But with competing demands from school, extracurricular activities and anxiety, getting downtime might be hard to come by.