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Please help! My marriage is on the rocks and my stepson plays a large part in it. I have raised him since he was 4 and have been in his l...
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I have an 11 year old step son with opposition behavior disorder and adhd. He is constantly acting out in school. Cleared classrooms beca...
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My wife and I have a very bright 9 year old daughter who seems to be "borrowing" cigarettes, and we dont know from where. My wife is a st...
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My 10 yr. old daughter started her period right after her 10th birthday. Anybody else got an early bloomer? Thanx!
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My son was in preschool until summertime then we pulled him out so he could be on "summer vacation" before starting kindergarten. I staye...
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My son is very large for his age. He is not fat (though he does have a little bit of a belly). He is just big. Since he was a baby he has...
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I am happily married with tween daughter who has 2 younger siblings. She is extremely gifted in all areas of school and gets bored easily...
My oldest son is almost 10. I didn't find out I was pregnant until 8 months along. I had him 3 weeks after I found out. I'm still with hi...
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This question is actually a 2 part question regarding my friends 11 year old son. My friends son is definitely masculine because he love...
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I have 10.5 year old identical twin girls with stomachs that generally seem bloated and protruding all the time. They are getting to that...
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My 6yr old, will during the day, and night; remove all together or pull down and away her pants and underclothes to pee in the corner of ...
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Please read and give me some advice. I'm reaching out to anybody in a similar situation. I have physical custody of my daughter and have ...
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When my daughter, who is a 2nd grader and almost 8, visits her dad, they share a bed. I feel that in no way is this acceptable or healthy...
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I am from New Delhi, India.My 8 year old son started drinking more water and pee more 2 seasons back in summers I took him to ped his uri...
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My granddaughter became obous (fat) last yr. The doctors detected thyroid problem . After taking pills she became normal. But now she is...
We have a 9 year old girl who was potty trained by four, a little late I know.My wife was in a divorce with her former husband at the tim...
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I just had my son 3 days ago and I've noticed some yellowish watery discharge coming from his eye. I've read that it's pretty normal and ...
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When my son was six months old, I went back to work as planned. For one day. I couldn't do it--couldn't stand to be separated from him. I...
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why is my 7 yr old all the sudden the past 2 weeks having bowel movements in his pants
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My son is 6 yrs old and recently he asked if he could call his step-dad Dad. I said he can call him whatever he feels comfortable. I've ...
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