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What everyone can learn from parents of big families

Laura Vanderkam - The New York Times, 9 January 2020.
12-01-2020
An example of how, when you’re parenting at scale, keeping things simple is key.
 

US: One-fourth of children with autism are undiagnosed

Science Daily, 9 January 2020.
12-01-2020
The findings show that despite growing awareness about autism, it is still under-diagnosed, particularly in black and Hispanic people.
 

UK government urged to reunite child refugees with families

Diane Taylor - The Guardian, 10 January 2020.
12-01-2020
The UK government is “deliberately and destructively” preventing child refugees from being with their families, instead leaving them in the care of local authorities, according to a report.
 

Dowry - A contract for marriage

Asma Mushtaq - The Nation, 12 January 2010.
12-01-2020
One of the most heart wrenching concerns that needs to be addressed properly is the traditionally accustomed rituals of providing dowry to the groom’s family.
 

UK Children’s care system ‘in crisis’

Sky News, 9 January 2020.
12-01-2020
Ministers are urged to launch an independent review after the number of children in care soars by more than a quarter in 10 years.
 

More parents in Sweden suspected of child sickness benefit fraud

The Local, 10 January 2020.
12-01-2020
The number of parents required to pay back child sickness benefit increased significantly last year, with some parents asked to pay back hundreds of thousands of kronor to the state.
 

Do you really ‘see’ your child?

Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson - The New York Times, 6 January 2020.
09-01-2020
Helicopter parenting has become the norm in many places, but it may not be the best way to connect with our kids.
 

India: finally, number one

Chinmay Tumbe - India Today, 3 January 2020.
09-01-2020
By 2030, India will be the world’s most populous country with most of its population still in rural areas.
 

If America is great, why aren’t there more Americans?

Daniel W. Drezner - The Washington Post, 7 January 2020.
09-01-2020
America’s hidden strength, the one that powers all those more visible capabilities, has been its demography. Until Now.
 

Parenting parents when they don’t want help

Judith Graham - Concord Monitor, 7 January 2020.
09-01-2020
When understanding and support are needed the most, families find themselves feuding and riven by feelings of resentment and distress.
 
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