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How early must I teach my child healthy eating habits and how do I teach little ones?

How early must I teach my child healthy eating habits and how do I teach little ones?

Before they are born: Teaching your child healthy eating starts with our own healthy eating. Society provides a regular message to children that encourages eating unhealthy foods. Children's tv is littered with advertisements for sugary cereals and beverages and we have a growing rate of obesity among toddlers. Parents in today's society will have to work hard to provide healthy food messages, modeling is the key. ...Read more

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Discipline (Definition)

Discipline is a topic that includes recommendations on how to systematically train a person to have good moral behavior, follow important rules, know right from wrong, learn strong work habits, etc... Discipline should be seen ...Read more


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When will my child understand rules and discipline?

When will my child understand rules and discipline?

Up to you.: The concept of "no" comes into a child's head when whatever they want to do, that the parent says "no" to, becomes physically impossible to do. Holding your child gently but firmly while saying "no" will get the message through the quickest. ...Read more

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How do I help my child develop more skills in discipline when it comes to practicing piano?

How do I help my child develop more skills in discipline when it comes to practicing piano?

Make it fun: At the beginning practice sessions should only be 10-15 min and you can work up to 30 min. You can even have multiple 10 min sessions a day. Pick out some fun music books with songs your child may recognize. Sit at the piano bench with your child. Don't force practice sessions. If your child isn't enjoying it talk with them- maybe there is another activity they would rather put energy into. ...Read more

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How do I motivate myself to go to my exercise classes each day?

How do I motivate myself to go to my exercise classes each day?

Just get to the gym: Don't think about how much effort exercising will take. Just think about getting to the parking lot. Once you're there you're very unlikely to turn around and go back home. Think about how good you'll feel after your class and about other reasons that you want to be fit. What kinds of things do you do that would be impossible or hard if you weren't fit? Is there anything you like about your class? ...Read more

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How do I prepare my students for tornado and handle fear? We duck and cover so I can't comfort them well.

How do I prepare my students for tornado and handle fear? We duck and cover so I can't comfort them well.

Calm reassurance: This is a situation where fear is a natural response. Calm reassurance on your part and distraction, if possible, singing, some sort of naming game, etc., are the best available tools at the time. Practicing in advance with clear explanation of what they are doing and why also can be a big help if thte actual event occurs. ...Read more

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Why do social worker/child protective service people need to know my grades and ho well I do in school?

Cause it'll help you: If urnin cps, then your parent(s) have been deemed unfit to care for u. Hopefully their behavior will change. In meantime, cps/soc worker will take on a parental role, which means they'll 'meddle' in ur personal life, because they care. That can feel intrusive. I hope u can either return to ur parents, be adopted...We all get bad breaks in life, sounds like urs came early. I feel 4 u. Good luck. ...Read more

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How do I convince myself to stop procrastinating in school?

Hard to train: Yourself to stop. Unfortunately some of thrive on doing things last minute. Work deadlines school work etc. try to organize your time and work at things a little each day. Slowly work into good habits It will take time and effort. But well worth it in the long run. ...Read more

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How can I teach my child the social skills necessary to make little friends?

How can I teach my child the social skills necessary to make little friends?

See below.: Children have to learn how to choose friends wisely. Parents can help young children learn how to make friends by teaching them concepts such as sharing, compassion, and conflict resolution and how to choose good friends and resist negative influences. Kids learn how to get along by watching other kids. ...Read more

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How do you teach kids proper ear care?

How do you teach kids proper ear care?

O-tips: I think one of the most important ideas that you can teach your children is that wax in the ear is healthy and should not be compulsively cleaned with instruments such as a q-tip. The use of q-tips is one of the most common causes of impacted wax and is not easy to remove unless it is softened with hydrogen peroxide. Wax is anti-bacterial and lubricates the skin of the outer ear canal. ...Read more

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How do I prepare the teachers to help my child with diabetes?

How do I prepare the teachers to help my child with diabetes?

Safe at school: Check out the resources available for this situation from the american diabetes association safe at school program. http://www.diabetes.org/living-with-diabetes/parents-and-kids/diabetes-care-at-school/. ...Read more

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How do I get my child to be more disciplined about homework?

Expectations: Set expectations, and a specific schedule. Your child should not be allowed to participate in desired activities until the homework is completed. ...Read more

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How must I teach my teen self-control?

How must I teach my teen self-control?

Example: The best tool we have for teaching is modeling the behavior. If you have modeled it then your teen will see that. If you have modeled poor self control then he/she will model that as well. Understanding the teens point of view and offering other ways to react to situations. You may find that a counselor who does cognitive behavior therapy or dilaectical behavior therapy will also be very valuable. ...Read more

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How can I set goals and manage time to create willpower and discipline?

How can I set goals and manage time to create willpower and discipline?

Emotional Health: I commend you for wanting to have Discipline. Discipline requires self-control, setting structure, and staying focused. Willpower requires Determination. Setting Goals could be in: • Work • Relationships • Finances • Personal hobbies Management of time requires Priority-setting of the most important task first; after that next most important task; and so on- Be the Captain of your Goals and Time ...Read more

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How can I motivate myself to follow my diet plan?

How can I motivate myself to follow my diet plan?

Motivation: Create small goals , if you need to loose twenty pounds, work on the first five first. Loosing the first five gives you a sense of achievement and motivate you to keep going . Keep reminding your self why are doing this diet and what are the benefits. Also some time little rewards are very effective. For some women for example being able to fit in their favorite outfit comfortably is all it takes. ...Read more

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How to discipline a 8 year old boy with adhd or teach not to do what he ain't suppose to do?

How to discipline a 8 year old boy with adhd or teach not to do what he ain't suppose to do?

Duplicate question, : though you 1st stated that he also has Autistic Spectrum Disorder. A Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrician & other specialists can clarify his Neurodevelopmental Disorders, look for underlying causes & define his developmental levels. Then seek behavioral therapy to learn to state rules at his language level, follow through with immediate consequences & use other effective behavioral techniques. ...Read more

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How do you deal with rsd/crps when nothing works?

How do you deal with rsd/crps when nothing works?

Manual therapy: In the 50s travell, md a pain pioneer concluded that chronic tissue pain was caused by numerous trigger points in muscle fibers causing the muscles to contract compressing nerves, vessels and alter the flow of lymphatics. Rds develops from this myofascial dz. Early therapy is the key with myofascial release therapy with massage, tissue therapy, trigger pt injs w Lidocaine and acupuncture. ...Read more

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How do I discipline a child without yelling or punishing? Children often don't understand what we try to tell them...

Consequences : They will learn they need to listen and follow your rules if not doing so caused for them to lose something they truly like. ...Read more

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