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Is it normal for a three year old to be very emotional? Cries or gets teary eyed when something sad happens....Tv and real life.

Is it normal for a three year old to be very emotional? Cries or gets teary eyed when something sad happens....Tv and real life.

Reassurance needed: It may be that she is imitating someone at home or something she has seen on the television. When this happens talk to her to try and reassure her that everything will be alright. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a 3 year old to be really emotional?

Is it normal for a 3 year old to be really emotional?

Not really: Need to find out what triggered it off. Please take your child to his/her pediatrician before things get out of control. ...Read more

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Can you still have emotional development in old age at 65?

Can you still have emotional development in old age at 65?

Yes, of course!: As long as a person is alive and breathing, emotional development can continue. That's one of the wonderful things about being human, and having neuroplasticity ; neurogenesis going on in your brain all the time. Enjoy. ...Read more

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How does marriage affect your emotional development?

How does marriage affect your emotional development?

As long as married: Throughout the course of a marriage, or any significant relationship, the emotional development of the individuals is effected. It can be altered for the better or for the worse. Much is dependent on the patterns of communication, role expectations, and rigidity versus flexibility. If you need help, seek guidance from a therapist. ...Read more

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What factors may affect a preschooler's emotional development?

What factors may affect a preschooler's emotional development?

Emotions: The love, understanding, attentiveness and empathy they receive is crucial to a young child's development. You may benefit from reading my blog, "the psychology of goodness" on the soundmindz. Org website which describes how early emotional development influences us in one direction or the other. Best. ...Read more

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How do you treet arrested emotional development in adults?

How do you treet arrested emotional development in adults?

Arrested development: This depends on what you mean by "arrested development, " and how the person sees it himself/herself. A good psychiatric/psychological evaluation is needed first. If a personality disorder is present, longer term psychotherapy will be needed. Some of these are not easily treatable, because the individual either doesn't see the issues as problems, or doesn't see himself/herself as responsible. ...Read more

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Will arrested emotional development becaused by bullying and having no one to confide in at that time?

Will arrested emotional development becaused by bullying and having no one to confide in at that time?

Tell someone: I would say trauma is caused, more than arrested development, per se Find someone you trust and say something. Keeping it inside does nothing. Depending on the context, find out what resources you have at your disposal to stop the bullying. ...Read more

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How does a depressed mom impact her child's emotional development?

How does a depressed mom impact her child's emotional development?

Severely.: The child's emotional development depends on a give-and-take with the primary caregiver: infants learn to replicate the caregiver's nonverbal mood cues, and caregiver's displays of pleasure reinforce behaviors of the infant that led to these positive reactions. A depressed parent is unable to provide these reinforcements. ...Read more

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My three year old girl has some kind of eczema (itchy skin and rash). What kind of doctor should I take her to see to save my time and money and get best result for my girl, a pediatrician, a dermatologist, a family doctor, a hospital, or someplace else?

My three year old girl has some kind of eczema (itchy skin and rash). What kind of doctor should I take her to see to save my time and money and get best result for my girl, a pediatrician, a dermatologist, a family doctor, a hospital, or someplace else?

Pediatrician: How about starting with your child's pediatrician? He or she is likely to be very experienced in treating eczema in children as this is a very common skin problem. If your pediatrician feels it is medically necessary, he/she may subsequently refer you to a dermatologist if necessary. ...Read more

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What’s the normal development of a 3-year-old?

What’s the normal development of a 3-year-old?

Three yrs: rule of 3: Three is a fun age! Most 3 year olds can do a lot of "three" things: 3 word sentences, 3-4 phrase conversations, follow (when they feel like it!) 2-3 step instructions, and can ride a 3-wheeler (trike). Three year olds have short (think 3 minute!) attention spans. For some really nice information about child development, check the cdc site (cdc. Gov) or the aap parent site, healthychildren. Org. ...Read more

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What is the development of a 3 year old like as far as developmental milestones?

What is the development of a 3 year old like as far as developmental milestones?

The list is too long: For this format. See HealthyChildren. Org. Some are: Dress independently in "pull-on" clothes Exhibit pretend play with peers, taking turns & working out differences verbally; Play simple board games; Say name & age; follow 3-step commands; Draw a circle & a person with 2-4 body parts; know 3 colors, numbers & shapes; pedal a trike; identify feelings; Speak in 4-5 word sentences; follow rules. ...Read more

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My 3 year old toddler is having cold almost evwry week for thw past three months now. What couls be the reason. We live in milan italy?

My 3 year old toddler is having cold almost evwry week for thw past three months now. What couls be the reason. We live in milan italy?

See an allergist: He may allergic? Do you have animals at home? Any body smoke? Is your apartment damp? You should see an allergist for evaluation. ...Read more

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My 3 year old son been having big lumps to come in his head and turn into sores and when I press down on them he said it hurts. He have three. Please?

My 3 year old son been having big lumps to come in his head and turn into sores and when I press down on them he said it hurts. He have three. Please?

Head lesions: Spontaneous lesions on a child that are causing pain is a concern. Please take your child to a pediatrician to get this evaluated. To help you the most a physician needs to see the actual lesion and if needed perform a biopsy. ...Read more

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My 3- year old child had a CBC test and the result shows that he has a high white blood count of 26, 700. I would like to know what does this mean?

My 3- year old child had a CBC test and the result shows that he has a high white blood count of 26, 700. I would like to know what does this mean?

This is a fairly: High wbc. If the cells are mostly neutrophils this probably represents a healthy response to a bacterial infection. More information is needed to know for sure. Are the hemoglobin and platelets normal? ...Read more

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My 3 year old son have a high fever for three days and just started vomiting today. His sister has a fever also. What could this be? What should I do

My 3 year old son have a high fever for three days and just started vomiting today. His sister has a fever also. What could this be? What should I do

Probably viral but..: It is impossible to know for certain from these symptoms, but the most likely cause is a viral infection, possibly roseola, which is common in 3 yo's & has high fever with few other symptoms (though vomiting can be one of them). Classically the fever goes away after 3-5 days & then a rash appears, so it may be hard to know if he has this for a couple more days. Please see "comment" below for more. ...Read more

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I got three dissolvable stitches in my upper lip two days ago. My 3 year old son just head butted me and one the stitches is loose. What do I do?

I got three dissolvable stitches in my upper lip two days ago. My 3 year old son just head butted me and one the stitches is loose. What do I do?

Head butt: Ok, take a look at the wound. Are the edges of skin touching each other? Is there a space large enough to slip a dime into? One loose stitch is no problem as long as the wound looks ok and you're not seeing a gap in the skin. If there is any question, we are happy to look at it in a Prime visit with photos! Sorry about the head butt! Those hurt! ...Read more

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For the past three days My 3 year old has sporadic episodes of pain in his hands and feet. They get red slightly swollen and warm when you touch It?

For the past three days My 3 year old has sporadic episodes of pain in his hands and feet. They get red slightly swollen and warm when you touch It?

Swollen hands and fe: There are many reasons to have swollen hands and feet. My concern if there is also joint pain and swelling around the joints. You need to check with his pediatrician who might refer your son to a pediatric rheumatologist. At the same time we need to check his urine for protein just to make sure we are not dealing with a nephrology problem related to kidney issues also. ...Read more

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What should I feed my two to three year old baby?

What should I feed my two to three year old baby?

Your Food: Assuming no food allergies in the family, children two years old and older can eat and should eat whatever their parents are eating. Of course, that food should be mashable or cut into pea sized pieces. ...Read more

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