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Raising the legal age to purchase cigarettes is something many parents and legislators have long-believed would decrease the number of kids who smoke. Hawaii might be the first state to make the change from 18 to 21 a reality. Hawaii’s governor, David Ige, is currently reviewing a bill preventing anyone under 21 years of age ...
How can you teach your child that drinking is a risky and sometimes fatal activity when the media and society portray it as cool, fun and often harmless? Here are four down-to-earth reasons to share with your kids on why they shouldn’t drink. It’s illegal. You don’t need a criminal record and—spoiler alert—you don’t get ...
Depression effects one in every five teens. The harm that it does can be both emotional and physical. Parents often struggle to understand teen depression, not understanding the daily pressures their kids face. Maybe kids don’t fit in at school, are failing a class, or their friends no longer want to hang out with them. ...
We all want our kids to grow up feeling good about themselves and feeling like they have a place in this world. We want them to be confident and have the courage to make the right decisions. Courage is the foundation for positive action and builds confidence so that kids feel like they can take ...

Keep Kids From Smoking

It takes more than a single conversation to keep kids from smoking. Find out how self-esteem, stress, courage, family time and more all contribute to keeping kids tobacco free.

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Raising Healthy Kids

Every parent’s wish is to raise happy, healthy children. We’ll help you along with tips on teaching healthy habits, managing stress, staying active and building self-esteem.

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Building Parent-Child Relationships

You love them. You want to strangle them. Our children are our world but that doesn’t mean we always know how to relate to them. Read on for new ideas on how to connect (or re-connect) with the kids in your life.

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Teaching Good Decision Making

We’re not always going to be there for our kids but—hopefully—the lessons we instill about how and why to make good decisions will stay with them.

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