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We are all collectively parenting

Eliana Alba - Thrive Global, 28 April 2019.
29-04-2019
All it takes to start making a big impact on the future of our society is a slight mindset change on how we see our relationship with the upcoming youth.
 

Pakistan: Early marriage leads to domestic violence

Pakistan Today, 28 April 2019.
29-04-2019
A survey reveals that early marriage deprives girls of education opportunities and predisposes them to teen childbearing as well as domestic and spousal violence.
 

Getting married in your 30s is the new normal

Cassie Werber - Quartz, 23 April 2019.
29-04-2019
Since the 1970s there’s been a clear trend in the UK for rising age at first marriage —which excludes people who were previously married and have divorced or lost a spouse.
 

The most important study on parenting in the age of anxiety

Peg Tyre - Forbes, 16 April 2019.
20-04-2019
According to the National Institute for Mental Health, more than a third of adolescent girls have an anxiety disorder. The rate for boys is only slightly less.
 

Singaporeans share views on marriage and parenthood

Amelia Teng - Straits Times, 20 April 2019.
20-04-2019
Singaporeans can share their views on marriage and parenthood over the next few months through a number of channels, both online and offline, as the Government looks to encourage more people to have families.
 

Children who spend two hours a day on smartphones risk ADHD

Laura Donnelly - The Telegraph, 17 April 2019.
20-04-2019
A study of 3,500 children found that high levels of screen time were associated with a far greater risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder by the age of five.
 

‘Foreign children’ in Syrian camp need urgent help

UN News Centre, 18 April 2019.
20-04-2019
Help is needed urgently from the international community to help some 2,500 apparently stateless “foreign children” at a camp for the displaced, in north-east Syria.
 

Canada: How housing is helping immigrant families

Murtaza Haider and Stephen Moranis - Financial Post, 18 April 2019.
20-04-2019
For immigrant families, housing alone has been the primary driver of wealth growth.
 

Instead of parenting race, let’s focus on raising happy children

Neela Kaushik - Hindustan Times, 8 April 2019.
14-04-2019
The parenting journey can sometimes be draining. We all have had our moments in the parenting journey where we have felt clueless and wondered if we were indeed doing the right thing.
 

All parenting is hard — Don’t compare yourself with others

Meg St-Esprit - The Washington Post, 10 April 2019.
14-04-2019
You may not be exactly where others are, but you should much rather walk this journey in solidarity than in competition.
 
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