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The New Face of Transgender Youth

By Brian Prowse-Gany What defines gender? Is it biology, the heart and mind, or some combination of both? As the debate surrounding transgender children swirls, one girl is sharing her personal story in the hope that she can help others. Jazz Jennings was born a boy, but started to show leanings toward a feminine side…

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5 Things Children Should Do On The Internet

The internet is a great place for doing all sorts of things. Unfortunately there are always some bad things out there on the web but you shouldn’t think that the whole internet is a waste of time just because of these few problems. There are plenty of good things children can do online and you…

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Critical Mental Health Resources for College Students

With the pressures facing most people today, it is essential to take your mental health seriously. This is especially true for college students and young people, whose lack of experience in the real world could lead to major mental health issues resulting from stress, overwork, fatigue, or even the onset of a more serious mental…

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Infographic: 6 Great Outdoor Games for Kids

Everyone spirit’s are high in the summer time, especially children. Make sure you make the most of the summer for your kids while it lasts. The physical and emotional benefits of playing outdoors for children are huge. Kids love to be physically active, so why not seize on the opportunity to let them loose in…

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5 Ways To Help Your Child Deal With Peer Pressure

Teens and pre-teens often seem to look for risky behavior. The teen years are the time most people first experiment with drugs, alcohol, and other dangerous games or activities, like eating disorders or huffing. Every parent wants to protect their child, and the good news is that there are things parents can do to help…

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6 Signs You’ve Become A Grown Up

Image by thisgeekredes One of the greatest experiences in life is the sense of invincibility that comes with youth. This feeling can stretch on for years and years. ‘Fear’ and ‘consequence’ aren’t a part of your lexicon; you knee is perpetually scraped; your Mum is forever washing dirt and blood off your clothes, and the…