“Family Acceptance Key to Curbing Teen Suicides, Study Shows”

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This October 17, 2014 Health Day article posted on the Philly.com website talks about how teens who feel they are accepted by peers and family members tend to be at a decreased risk for suicide.

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“Family Meals May Defuse Cyberbullying’s Impact, Study Says”

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This September 2, 2014 Health Day article found on the Philly.com website talks about how family meals can help prevent kids from being negatively impacted by cyber-bullying.  The article also offers a reminder to parents to be aware of what you kids are doing online so you can help head off problems before they get out of hand.

“Nightmares May Haunt Bullied Kids”

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This May 3, 2014 Health Day article on the Philly.com website talks about research that seems to show a possibility that kids with nightmares or night terrors could be at a higher risk of being victims of bullies.

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“Popular kids get bullied too, new study shows”

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This April 1, 2014 Mother Nature Network article talks about a dynamic of bullying that is not often recognized, but is brought to light by a recent study on bullying.

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English: the picture consist of articles on bullying, I obtained it from public domain. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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“What can I do if my child is teased during physical activity?”

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This February 26, 2014 Health D

 

English: Poor little birdie teased

English: Poor little birdie teased (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

ay article found on the Philly.com website talks about not only the effect of teasing on kids during physical activity, but also offers some tips to parents  if their child is being teased.

 

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“Harsh parenting, more common among poor, impairs kids’ brain growth”

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From the low 300s! (Photo credit: lsc21)

 

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This December 11, 2013 article on the Philly.com website talks about the effect of harsh parenting on the developing brains of children.¬† The article indicates that harsh parenting isn’t considered to be abuse, but that it does cause problems for the child that can last a lifetime.

 

 

 

“Erie’s New Bullying Prevention Program Launches”

 

 

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Erie County

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Erie County (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

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This December 6, 2013 article is about a grant awarded in Erie, PA to Grover Elementary that will help them start an anti-bullying campaign in the school that involves students, parents, teachers and other professionals within the community to work towards preventing bullying.

 

 

 

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