Q&A: Otitis Media: What parents Need to Know

According to a study done at the University of Michigan, by the age of three, 80% of children will have had acute Otitis Media (The inflammation of the middle ear) with its peak of incidence between the ages of 6 – 12 months. My eldest son was among the children who had it so frequently, that we had to do the operation for him. Not only did it relieve him from his frequent Otitis, but it also ended his long periods of pain.

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5 Important Manners Every Child Needs to Learn to Survive in Society

Does your child ever scream in your face in public? Ignore what you ask him/her to do, or do the exact opposite? Throw a tantrum in the supermarket, rolling and screaming on the floor?
As parents, we are bound to go through similar episodes with our children every now and then, simply because “kids will be kids”. However, this behavior might get worse with time if we just let it be and don’t react.
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Bullying: A Concern to All Mothers

Bullying is perhaps one of the most harmful experiences a child can endure, and yet it is still neglected by many parents, schools and children. According to a study, about 49% of children in grades 4–12 reported being bullied by other students at school at least once during the past month in the West, where bullying is being treated as a public health concern. Even if we don’t see it happen or hear about it, bullying can have detrimental long-term consequences on our children’s health and well-being.
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