The Appeal of Candy E-Cigarette Ads to Young People

A recent study examining the appeal of e-cigarette ads to young people has concluded that while the ads for flavored e-cigarettes seem to attract the interest of kids, they don’t increase the overall appeal of smoking. A British study examined the reactions of...

Poor Sleep Makes Teens Vulnerable to Extra Stress

Recent research has found that poor sleep makes teens vulnerable to extra stress, and having better quality sleep can be a first step toward helping them handle stressful situations. Almost 70% of American teens have issues with insufficient sleep, or difficulty in...

Positive and Negative Reinforcement

Discipline’s tools are positive and negative reinforcement. Love is the most powerful positive reinforcement. Often parents will substitute food or money for love. These may work for a time, but they are never as good as just being fun to be with. Positive...