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Feng Shui and the Teenager

This month's look at Dad's Humor...

Rapunzel, Rapunzel... Give It A Rest!

I think all kids, no matter how “hot,” should spend time in their rooms, gazing out the window, reading books and wondering what life is about.

Teenagers On The Job

A Dad's Eye humorous look at teenage employment...

The Secrets to Staying Motivated

We ran a survey asking our visitors how well they do when it comes to setting and meeting their goals. What better time to do this than when everyone's making (or breaking!) New Year's resolutions?

I Love You, But... Please Don't Embarrass Me....

by: Kim Green-Spangler

Kids and Cholesterol a Growing Problem

Kids and cholesterol is rapidly becoming a major concern for parents and health professionals. In 2008 the American Academy of Pediatrics issued a recommendation that all children with a family history, or health concern for high cholesterol be screened beginning at the age of two, but no later than the age of ten. If no evidence of high cholesterol is found, children should be regularly screened every two to five years. However, if there is an excessive amount of cholesterol found in children, more serious measures may need to be taken.