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donniegriffin February 21, 2012


I have 6 children. Three of my children go to satilla elementary school in douglas Ga. my Girls have been sent home for headlice several times.... More » 

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MagnetMom February 22, 2012


Hi donniegriffin, Head lice are very tough to eradicate. As you've found, even treating your kids at home... More »

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gbalzano October 9, 2011


My child goes to private school, due to health issues he needs to use the bathroom more frequently then the other students in his class. The teacher... More » 

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supermom75 January 30, 2012


I understand just what you are going through. I had the same problem so I decided to go to his doctor and have the doctor... More »

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Blkfdlead February 6, 2012


Every child has the right to utilize the restroom as needed. I think "supermom" hit the "nail on the head"... More »

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karoll December 2, 2011


Dear Parents, I am concerned about my 3 yr old son, whom lacks social skills. I don't know how to help him. He is an only child and has... More » 

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arlayeea December 19, 2011


when my sons was 3 he also did not participate much and had delayed speech. He always wanted to point at things and say... More »

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BUCKRULES January 23, 2012


Have your son evaulated for langune delays.He might quilfy for speech therpey

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TamiWoods January 17, 2012


My son is 5 years old, born November 2006. He is currently in Kindergarten and is having the worst time sitting still! He is learning great, the... More » 

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FaithHeals January 22, 2012


I have a child with AD/HD, so I understand your plight ... Talk to your pediatrician, and if necessary, get a consult...

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ClarityCandy January 23, 2012


First, I connect with this post on a deep level and have never replied to a post before. Thanks for bringing this up.... More »

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black13marker December 17, 2011


I've posted previously about my concerns about my children's schooling, but I'm equally interested about our health & development.... More » 

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MagnetMom December 18, 2011


black13marker, Florida is a beautiful area with outdoor activities year round. Weather on the water or enjoying... More »

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anutca1961 December 8, 2011


How often children eat fast food?

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MagnetMom December 8, 2011


Hi anutca1961, That's a bit of a random question. Some families restrict fast food, and others make better... More »

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SaraLM December 9, 2011


Some say children should never eat fast food - fast food tends to be very unhealthy food. Some people are even blaming... More »

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2PARENTS4KIDS October 20, 2011


SCHOOL HAS A MEDICAL PROBLEM (PEDICULUS HUMANUS CAPITIS)ALSO KNOWN AS HEAD LICE! AN THE NURSE IS'NT INFORMING ALL THE PARENTS OF ALL THE CHILDREN... More » 

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lisken November 7, 2011


OK, time to calm down. Head lice and their eggs (nits) are not, I repeat, NOT a disease. We've had infestations more... More »

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bettyjl November 9, 2011


According to the Center for Disease Control, public schools cannot ban a child from school because of lice. Also, a school... More »

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lopezm82 October 5, 2011


I have a 2nd grader who struggles with social skills, Recently every night just before bed he complains his tummy hurts, but he's eating and playing... More » 

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MagnetMom October 6, 2011


Hi lopezm82, Make an appointment to speak with his teacher. His teacher will likely know what's going on in... More »

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TeacherParent October 9, 2011


His teacher should ideally try to help him make friends and in some schools the school guidance counselor can help with... More »

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MagnetMom April 14, 2010


An article in USA Today points to a recent study that shows that students that get PE and recess have better attention and increased test scores.... More » 

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sifurick September 2, 2011


Here is a great physical activity for children. Take their phones and video games and throw it as far as you can and... More »

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nkamau April 27, 2010


Anybody in the Concord/Kannapolis area with an 8-10yr old looking for a play mate/buddy. My son (8 and a half) is an only child and sometimes I... More » 

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nkamau August 29, 2011


We got some great friends now and well settled in the Concord area..


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