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  1. Toddler & Child
    In a day and age where many kids are glued to electronic devices, France just took a major leap to curb the addiction, at least during the school day. As the link between screen time and mental health becomes more apparent, educators and parents around the world are trying to figure out how to...
  2. Toddler & Child
    If you think that your child would never sext, think again. A new report in JAMA Pediatrics finds that sexting is much more common than previously thought. It seems as though the world is moving at a much faster pace these days, thanks in part to the rise of technology. Protecting our children...
  3. Green Goods
    The teenage years are notorious for mood swings. However, today's teens are unhappier than ever before. A new report suggests that the culprit of their unhappiness is right in their hands: the smartphone. Being a teenager has never been easy. From the vast array of shifting hormones to the...
  4. Family Life
    Wait Until 8th is a new social media campaign encouraging parents to delay giving cell phones to children until at least 8th grade. Moms all across the country are taking the pledge. The movement's official website aims to "empower parents to say yes to waiting for the smartphone." Organizers...
  5. Toddler & Child
    It's hard to imagine life without cell phones. To my kids, the idea of living in a world without cell phones is as outlandish as living on the Moon. As parents, we are in the crossover generation: we did not grow up with cell phones, yet now, we've become dependant on them. The dilemma many of...
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