Like Parents, Like Children: The Dangers of Medicating Unhappiness, Stress, and Inconvenience

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Thomas Fiffer exposes three inconvenient truths about adults and wonders if children’s “attention deficit” is nothing more than the lack of a compelling message?

“Can Proper Drug for ADHD/ADD = Raising Quality of Life?”

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America, Please Stop Drugging Your Children

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America has a drug problem, especially when it comes to “medicating” our kids. Please watch this video for the sake of our children.

The Disposability of Boys

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The UN’s recent reports on the treatment of children in Syria and in the Roman Catholic Church revealed some of the despicable acts committed against boys that are part of a disturbing and hidden global trend.

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My Father Taught Me that Women Count and It’s Okay for Girls to Get Dirty

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Edie Weinstein had a tough South Philly Street Kid father who showed her that being a woman was a good thing.

Two Tips For Positive Parenting

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Black belt Theresa Byrne meets a lot of frustrated parents. Here are a couple of tips she’s shared with them.

The Unrevealed Soul

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The unexamined life, and what it means for the world around you.

The Role of Gender in Education (Infographic)

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How does gender affect our education system?

I Don’t Have to Talk to My Son About Looking at Women. When Should That Worry Me?

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This is one of the tougher articles Steve Murray has ever written. He wants to know: “Am I completely over-reacting?”

Love Him as He Is

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Larry Bernstein loves his son and sees all of the positives. But what is there to do when other people focus on the negatives?

The Roller Coaster of Obsession, and also…Roller Coasters

The author in his childhood bedroom, still adorned with tokens of coasters past.

Diagnosed with ADHD at a young age, Dan Grantham let an obsession with amusement parks order his life.

Boys and ADHD

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The inside scoop on ADHD, and whether boys are more likely to be diagnosed.

Rates of ADHD Diagnosis for School-Age Boys Alarming

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While some see the numbers as a good sign that ADHD is being more widely recognized, many are truly concerned that over-diagnosis is at work.

Seven Steps Schools Can Take to Close the Gender Gap

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Boys are being shortchanged in schools. How can we fix this?

Why Can’t My Ex-Husband Talk About Our Son’s Psychiatric Disorder?

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Part of loving a person with a psychiatric disorder, writes Pauline Gaines, is acknowledging that the disorder is real.

Working through your ADD

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Working when you have ADD can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. J.R. Reed gives you the lowdown on how to conquer your job.