Teens & Tweens
Fostering Self-Esteem in Kids
01/04/2022 ● By Pilar Bradshaw, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Building our children’s self-esteem is one of the most important tasks we have as parents.Read More »
Reducing Holiday Stress
11/30/2021 ● By Pilar Bradshaw, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Despite our best intentions, it’s common for families to get overwhelmed trying to do so much in such a short amount of time.Read More »
Why Citizen Science Is Important for Our Children’s Well-Being
11/30/2021 ● By Sandi Schwartz
What is Citizen Science?Read More »
10/04/2021 ● By Sandy Kauten
…Ways to help, as kids return to pre-pandemic activities.Read More »
Back-to-School Gear, Gadgets and Gizmos
09/01/2021 ● By Kelli Matthews
Heading back to school may look different this year, but having the right gear and gadgets can make it feel like a fresh start for a new school year.Read More »
Learning Style: Mirror into a Child’s Natural Soul
08/02/2021 ● By Kim Green-Spangler
The manner in which information is learned, material is comprehended, and concepts are processed called a “learning style.” How often have adults wondered what makes a child tick?Read More »
Should I Vaccinate My Kids Against COVID-19?
08/02/2021 ● By Pilar Bradshaw, M.D., F.A.A.P.
With so much misinformation circulating, we understand why parents may be struggling with whether to vaccinate their kids.Read More »
Family Volunteer Vacations
08/02/2021 ● By Tanni Haas, Ph.D.
Experts say that family volunteer vacations are beneficial not only to the communities that are served but also to the families themselves.Read More »
Benefits of Learning a Second Language
08/02/2021 ● By Jan Pierce
Studies show that there are optimal times for the brain to “hear” and be able to correctly duplicate the sounds of a second language. The earlier the exposure begins, the better to achieve native-like grammar and pronunciation.Read More »
Oregon Family Magazine - July 2021
07/01/2021 ● By Kimberly Blaker
The History of Laughter and Science Behind Its Medicinal EffectsRead More »
Body Language: Talking to Boys About Body Image
06/03/2021 ● By Malia Jacobson
Parents of sons may not realize the impact of comments and conversations about size, weight, and fitnessRead More »