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I'm a single mom, how will I know how to raise a boy?
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Children
There is no handbook to correctly raising children.
You can make it easier by reading a couple of parenting books and magazines but love, affection, and setting rules early and often will set the tone.

In brief: Children
There is no handbook to correctly raising children.
You can make it easier by reading a couple of parenting books and magazines but love, affection, and setting rules early and often will set the tone.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine
In brief: Yes
You can utilize many other male sources, such as fathers, brothers, brother in laws, uncles, and other male friends.
Many men would love to share male bonding with your son.

In brief: Yes
You can utilize many other male sources, such as fathers, brothers, brother in laws, uncles, and other male friends.
Many men would love to share male bonding with your son.
Dr. Neeoo Chin
Dr. Neeoo Chin
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