Pets may help reduce anxiety risk in children: Study

Pets may help reduce anxiety risk in children: Study

Pets are the best companions one could ever get in life. They are fun, innocent and most importantly, they do not judge others around them. However, time and again concerns have been raised regarding the hygiene quotient due to the presence of pets at home and that germs and probable diseases spread through them. But there can be a sense of relief to pets’ lovers as a study revealed that presence of pets can significantly reduce the risk of anxiety in children. Read more

Kids aren’t the only ones that feel back-to-school stress

Kids aren’t the only ones that feel back-to-school stress

If work had a bell signifying the end of the day, like it did back when we were in school, we’d likely leave with that same sense of glee as yesteryear. There’s no sound more freeing than the sound of that last bell kicking off summer vacation. And you probably remember that feeling of apprehension in late Summer when faced with going back to school. Aside from the usual end-of-summer blues we all felt, returning to school can bring additional stressors to your children – and yourself. Read more