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    Making Time for Mom
    10 Stress-Busting Tips from Moms Like You
    A stressed mom is an unhappy mom. If you're feeling frazzled, frustrated, or drained from the daily grind of being a busy parent, learn some simple stress-relief tips submitted by our readers — other real mothers who have been in your shoes. Pl...
    Erin Dower
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    Positive Thinking
    10 Things That Make Everyone Happy
    10 Things That Make Everyone Happy Wake refreshed -- Ironically, to be happy when you're awake, you need to make sure you spend enough time in bed. Make sure you get enough sleep. Find love -- Few people would enjoy years alone on a desert islan...
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    Dealing With Stress
    Top 10 Sources of Stress for Kids
    Top 10 Sources of Stress for KidsIn addition to minor aggravations like running late or having a bad hair day, kids (like the rest of us) have to cope with major life events. These events don't have to be negative to be stressful. Remember: the k...
    Diana Bohmer
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    Parent/Child Relationships
    Essential Rules of Parenting: How to Stay Sane
    Your sanity isn't only important because you are important, but also because your children need sane parents. And there are just a few Rules that you'll find, after you get the hang of them, help you keep your head when your children are crying t...
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    Dealing With Stress
    Promoting Mindfulness in Kids
    Promoting Mindfulness in Kids One the most exciting recent developments in the modern treatment of depression has been the integration of cognitive behavioral principles with insights from an Eastern tradition that goes back many thousands of y...
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    Dealing With Stress
    Calming Activities
    Calming Activities Essential Although many people associate the term stress with psychological stress, physicians use this term to denote any force that impairs the stability and balance of bodily functions. By definition, exercise is stressful,...
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    Handling Life Changes
    Coping with Frustrations of Motherhood
    The mother of a three-year-old wonders why she feels overwhelmed and saddened by the demands of motherhood. ...
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    Fact Monster - a safe online educational space for kids

    Are you worried about your kids being online? Fact Monster is a KidSafe-certified site for your kids to get homework help, play games and watch educational videos. Check it out...and give Same Game a try yourself!

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    Dealing With Stress
    Do You Pass the Stress Test?
    It's amazing the effects that too much stress can have on your life. Take this quiz to see if you need to find more ways to relax. ...
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    Stress Worksheet
    Use this worksheet to help you determine the level of stress in your life. ...
  • Family Life
    Changing Jobs
    Involuntary Job Changes
    Involuntary Job Changes While voluntary job changes can be stimulating and ego-boosting, involuntary job changes usually are pretty much of a drag—at least initially. American workers learned this en masse following the September 11, 2001, ter...
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    Dealing With Stress
    Injury, Illness, and Stress
    Injury, Illness, and StressKeep in mind that stress can have detrimental effects on the body and is closely related to pain, injury, and illness. Stress weakens immunity, and physical stress weakens muscles and joints. It can cause immediate symp...
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    Working Moms
    The Changing Workplace
    The Changing Workplace The workplace in America is changing, and will continue to change as we move further into the twenty-first century. Many of these changes are due to technological advances, and others result from shifts in the numbers of w...
  • Family Life
    Handling Life Changes
    Strategies for Handling Life Changes
    Strategies for Handling Life Changes Experts say that when change occurs, it's important to recognize and acknowledge it, rather than trying to ignore or avoid it. Once you acknowledge change, you can effectively work toward accepting it. Some ...
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    Handling Life Changes
    How to Cope with Change
    How to Cope with Change Change is rarely easy, but life would be pretty stagnant and boring without it. Many people resist change, finding it far more comfortable to drift along day after day in the same old routines. They eat the same kind of c...
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    Positive Thinking
    10 Things That Make Everyone Happy
    10 Things That Make Everyone Happy Wake refreshed -- Ironically, to be happy when you're awake, you need to make sure you spend enough time in bed. Make sure you get enough sleep. Find love -- Few people would enjoy years alone on a desert islan...
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    Dealing With Stress
    Stress Management and Relaxation
    Stress Management and RelaxationNot only do stress management and relaxation allow for better training and athletic performance, they help prevent illness and injury, and most important, allow for a happy and fulfilling life. Stress that is out o...