How To Help Your Children Who Are Affected By Narcissists | Narcissism Recovery and Relationships Blog

One of the saddest aspects of narcissistic abuse is our children can suffer. Sadly when narcissists are trying to hurt and discredit their ex-partners in every shape or form, children can be used as ammunition and get caught in the cross-fire. This can leave us dismayed, and in deep disbelief when we view the narcissistContinue reading “How To Help Your Children Who Are Affected By Narcissists | Narcissism Recovery and Relationships Blog”

Potassium salts aid bone health, limit osteoporosis risk, new research finds — ScienceDaily

The potassium salts (bicarbonate and citrate) plentiful in fruit and vegetables, play an important part in improving bone health, researchers have found. For the first time, the results also showed that these potassium salts reduce bone resorption, the process by which bone is broken down, therefore increasing their strength. via Potassium salts aid bone health,Continue reading “Potassium salts aid bone health, limit osteoporosis risk, new research finds — ScienceDaily”

Sensory Integration Dysfunction

Our mind and body are superbly interwoven to meet the demands of today’s world. The feelings, thoughts and actions we experience occur through the complex actions of our brain. How we process environmental and internal information has a major impact on our feelings, thoughts and actions. The slightest change in our brain processes can influenceContinue reading “Sensory Integration Dysfunction”

What Causes the Rise of ADHD in Children?

One in 10 American children now has attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)—a 22 percent increase from 2003. Boys are twice more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD than girls ADHD involves a cluster of symptoms that include inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsive behaviors. Often, children with ADHD struggle in school and have difficulty managing interpersonal relationships The causeContinue reading “What Causes the Rise of ADHD in Children?”

8 Ancient Beliefs Now Backed By Modern Science | The Mind Unleashed

The Earth may not be flat nor is it the center of the universe, but that doesn’t mean old-world intellectuals got everything wrong. In fact, in recent years, modern science has validated a number of teachings and beliefs rooted in ancient wisdom that, up until now, had been trusted but unproven empirically. Here are eightContinue reading “8 Ancient Beliefs Now Backed By Modern Science | The Mind Unleashed”

Digital Native Learning

As a socio-economic focused on studying the changes brought by new media to our social lives, I understood networks as a space of knowledge production that could give me and my children access to informal communities of interest and practices focused on similar issues. In my mind, the internet has a become a sort ofContinue reading “Digital Native Learning”

Balancing the Ions : Aromatherapy and essential oils articles : Suzanne Bovenizer

We are now moving into spring, the energies are rising and the desire to get back outside is palpable. As soon as the sun begins to warm and buds begin to poke out, we all just want to shed the winter layers and feel the sun on our skin. The lengthening rays of evening lightContinue reading “Balancing the Ions : Aromatherapy and essential oils articles : Suzanne Bovenizer”

Meeting Sensory Needs On A Budget – The Thinking Moms’ Revolution

I have a sensory seeker, which means I have a kid who loves to move and groove. She loves to jump, swing, run, body check me, be squeezed–anything that provides input to her body, she craves. When she was a toddler, she would run around the house clutching an object in each hand and humContinue reading “Meeting Sensory Needs On A Budget – The Thinking Moms’ Revolution”