There's a New Diet App for Kids, and That Scares Me

There's a New Diet App for Kids, and That Scares Me

In 2016, The AAP released guidelines warning parents and healthcare providers about the risks of focusing on weight loss and dieting with children and adolescents.Instead, the AAP recommends helping kids develop a healthy body image , avoiding weight talk, and eating family meals together.

Bereavement doula help grieving families with pregnancy loss

Bereavement doula help grieving families with pregnancy loss

“It is stuff you never think you’ll need to think about,” Bradley, of Pittsburgh Bereavement Doulas, told TODAY Parents.Often family or friends of a woman going through pregnancy loss finds Faith and connect with her or another bereavement doula for support for their loved ones.

Grieving a Friend: Do We Give and Get Enough Support?

Grieving a Friend: Do We Give and Get Enough Support?

In a recent study on the impact of the death of a close friend on emotional and physical well-being, Liu, Forbat, and Anderson found those without social and familial support were more likely to experience the negative consequence of their grief, sometimes for years.

Joy-Anna Duggar reveals she suffered miscarriage: 'We have cried countless tears'

Joy-Anna Duggar reveals she suffered miscarriage: 'We have cried countless tears'

Joy-Anna Forsyth (née Duggar) and her husband, Austin Forsyth, have announced that Joy-Anna has suffered a miscarriage. The "Counting On" stars, who had announced in May they were expecting and who are parents to son Gideon , 1, revealed the news Wednesday in an Instagram post.“Today marks one week since we heard these words...

'I had a miscarriage' Instagram gives women voice after loss

'I had a miscarriage' Instagram gives women voice after loss

After loads of tests, including blood work looking for pre-eclampsia , doctors said Stephens and Jude were fine and sent her home. Her Instagram account provides women a safe space to share their stories and find support.

Students Learn Sign Language to Welcome Deaf Child

Students Learn Sign Language to Welcome Deaf Child

Principal Kimberly Sampietro says in an interview with WebMD that 6-year-old Morey Belanger is the first deaf student at Dayton Consolidated School -- but that hasn’t stopped any of the other kids from buddying up to her.

Joy-Anna Duggar Forsyth shares pregnancy loss in heartbreaking photos

Joy-Anna Duggar Forsyth shares pregnancy loss in heartbreaking photos

After revealing yesterday that she had suffered a pregnancy loss at 20 weeks, Joy-Anna Forsyth (née Duggar) and her husband, Austin Forsyth, shared heartbreaking photos on Instagram that showed the couple and their daughter, who they named Annabell Elise.

Joy-Anna Duggar Reveals She Suffered Miscarriage of Baby Girl

Joy-Anna Duggar Reveals She Suffered Miscarriage of Baby Girl

“Although we don’t understand why, God has given us unexplainable peace and comfort during this very difficult time. We pray that God will comfort Joy and Austin and carry them through this difficult time.”.

'I haven’t had the heart to tell my wife I'm dying'

'I haven’t had the heart to tell my wife I'm dying'

"As much as I know I should tell her, I don’t want my last year to be plagued with an impending doom." He says he knows deep down he should tell his wife, but he doesn't want his last year to be "plagued with an impending doom".

We Regret to Inform You

We Regret to Inform You

Gold Star parents learn the hard way that the death of their child in military service changes everything. Until now, no other guide has thoroughly addressed the flag-draped grief that surviving military parents bear or offered guidance to the family, friends, and service providers who assist them.

Mumming after you have lost your own mum

Mumming after you have lost your own mum

In this time when, having kids of my own, I feel like I needed her so much, and where other people’s mums seem to be so ever present in their lives, and I watch on, ragey in silent, needless jealousy of what I selfishly expected my own life with young children to be like.

Grieving mother appeals for return of stolen baby pictures

Grieving mother appeals for return of stolen baby pictures

A mother who lost her 14-month-old son to cancer is appealing to the thieves to return a stolen laptop containing her only photos. Police have put out a "no questions asked" amnesty for the return of the photos , which were stolen from the woman's Wagga Wagga property on April 12, 2AAAFMreported.

As Sense of Smell Fades, Does Death Come Closer?

As Sense of Smell Fades, Does Death Come Closer?

They discovered that a poor sense of smell was associated with a nearly 50% higher risk of death within the next decade for adults older than 70. What's more, the researchers found that the conditions already linked to poor sense of smell only accounted for about 28% of the higher death risk.

Life After a Spouse's Suicide

Life After a Spouse's Suicide

And when I came across a book, "Life After Suicide: Finding Courage, Comfort & Community After Unthinkable Loss" written by a medical doctor, Dr. Jennifer Ashton, I knew it was something I longed to learn from, but also hoped to share with other widows as well as practitioners.

Life After Suicide

Life After Suicide

And when I came across a book, "Life After Suicide: Finding Courage, Comfort & Community After Unthinkable Loss" written by a medical doctor, Dr. Jennifer Ashton, I knew it was something I not only wanted to read, and learn from, but also hoped to share with other widows as well as practitioners.

Jerry Ferrara, Breanna Racano Welcome Baby Boy After Miscarriage

Jerry Ferrara, Breanna Racano Welcome Baby Boy After Miscarriage

Breanne (née Racano) shared the same photo to her Instagram account at the time and teased her husband, who is 5-foot-4, by writing, “Jerry + Baby Boy= Way too much sports.

Alec Baldwin shares emotions of finding out his wife is pregnant, then a heartbreaking loss

Alec Baldwin shares emotions of finding out his wife is pregnant, then a heartbreaking loss

Alec Baldwin opened up about his feelings on his wife's recent miscarriage and shared how much it affected him. Hilaria Baldwin first shared that she was "likely experiencing a miscarriage" with a social media post on April 4.

NRL star tragically loses twin boys just weeks before due date

NRL star tragically loses twin boys just weeks before due date

Josh Reynolds has spoken out about his pregnancy loss because he struggled to navigate his grief. If you or someone you know is struggling contacting Lifeline 13 11 14 or visit Pregnancy Loss Australia or SANDS.

'I'm glad my friend had a miscarriage'

'I'm glad my friend had a miscarriage'

By the time your second baby Sophia was born – of course you got the perfect pigeon pair of a boy and girl, I thought bitterly – I had started fertility treatment.

Why more women are sharing pregnancy news during first trimester

Why more women are sharing pregnancy news during first trimester

The next time she got pregnant, she didn’t wait to tell people — and it was in no small part due to her prior experience.“My thinking at the time was something along the lines of: ‘The first loss was so isolating, why would I want to risk having to go through another alone?’” Chew recounted.

Mom had just days to say goodbye to her daughter. Still she finds 'beauty in this journey'

Mom had just days to say goodbye to her daughter. Still she finds 'beauty in this journey'

She knew before her daughter was born that the child would have just minutes or hours to live, but Martin said she would have done things no other way. Her mother, WISH-TV anchor Brooke Martin, shared in October that Emma had been diagnosed with anencephaly, a rare and fatal birth defect.

Reese Witherspoon is Snapchatting her kids and it's hilarious

Reese Witherspoon is Snapchatting her kids and it's hilarious

But before dance-happy Witherspoon tries to master that move, she should know the hippest new viral dance craze this year is "The Triangle" — a spin on flossing that requires three participants. Maybe Reese and two of her kids can give The Triangle a whirl!.

Luke Perry's daughter pays tribute to her dad with 'Riverdale' hat

Luke Perry's daughter pays tribute to her dad with 'Riverdale' hat

"First few days back in Malawi have been very emotional but it feels right to come back, to finish what I started, to do the most with whatever time we have left," she wrote in the caption.

Three Unexpected Ways to Understand A Child's Grief

Three Unexpected Ways to Understand A Child's Grief

While this may be true, I simply want to share that perhaps, while as an adult your loss this may seem like another time altogether, for a child who doesn't have many memories , their parent continues to be a force.

NBC's Kate Snow details her miscarriages: 'There's no heartbeat'

NBC's Kate Snow details her miscarriages: 'There's no heartbeat'

In response to Hilaria Baldwin's heartbreaking miscarriage post, NBC correspondent Kate Snow shared her own story of loss and acceptance. The mom of four with actor Alec Baldwin shared a heartbreaking post to Instagram yesterday , explaining that she was "most likely experiencing a miscarriage.".

Hilaria Baldwin Pregnant, ‘Most Likely Experiencing a Miscarriage’

Hilaria Baldwin Pregnant, ‘Most Likely Experiencing a Miscarriage’

Hilaria Baldwin revealed that she is “most likely” going to suffer a miscarriage in an emotional Instagram post on Thursday, April 4. I’m hoping, that by sharing this, I can contribute to raising awareness about this sensitive topic.”.

Couple who lost twin babies at birth 60 years ago get an incredible gift

Couple who lost twin babies at birth 60 years ago get an incredible gift

This is the heartwarming moment an elderly couple see a drawing of the twins they lost at birth 60 years ago. "This sweet couple lost their first two children, twin boys, at birth over sixty years ago," Lena wrote on Facebook.

The Stories We Tell Ourselves

The Stories We Tell Ourselves

After reading Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by therapist Lori Gottlieb, I could not wait to chat with her about the stories we tell ourselves and the impact this has on our lives.

Photographer honours loss of a twin baby in heartbreakingly beautiful way

Photographer honours loss of a twin baby in heartbreakingly beautiful way

Little Leti is wrapped in a peach blanket looking over at angel wings and an empty blue swaddle, a space that should have been filled by her twin brother, James. When Heather organised her newborn photo for Leti she told her photographer Jessica Young about James.

New Chimpanzee Culture Discovered, Others Lost Due to Humans

New Chimpanzee Culture Discovered, Others Lost Due to Humans

It's always exciting to discover new behavior patterns among wild animals, and recently a study of Eastern chimpanzees ( Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii ) living in the Bili-Uéré region of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) showed these great apes using a new tool kit to obtain food.

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