Health&Fitness Talk

Supporting Healthy Life Styles

Trauma and Children

As parents and caregivers we try to protect our children from anything that can harm them, physically or psychologically. However, in today’s world that’s not always possible. The recent events in Newtown, Ct really brings that home. The trauma of such horrific events can affect not only the surviving children of the school but the children in the community and across the country…

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Extreme developmental hazards of child neglect

Imagine never leaving your crib until you were 7 years old. No cuddling, no crawling and climbing, no playing or interacting with others. There’s a young girl I’ll call Sally living in a local orphanage that was rescued from that life. Think of all the growth and development that takes place before reaching the age of 7…

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