Behavior

Phubbing

Phubbing: Why is It Bad for Relationships

You’re Probably Guilty of ‘Phubbing,’ and It’s Bad for Your Marriage  DARA KATZ  You got a babysitter and made a reservation at your favorite Saturday-night spot. But every time you look across the table, your husband is staring at his phone, scrolling through ESPN. Um, hello?!, you were in the middle of a story. This is “phubbing,” the […]

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internet

Chilrens’s Internet Risk vs Benefits

Parents of young children believe ‘risks of the internet outweigh the benefits’ The majority of parents of young children (under eight) surveyed in a Webwise parenting report in relation to internet use do not believe the benefits of the internet for their children outweigh the risks. While almost three quarters of parents of children under […]

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safety

Children’s Safety [Video]

Are You Concerned For Your or Your Friends Child’s Safety? Safety Online or Offline? We thank Barbara for her article “What Lengths Would You Go To Keep Your Kids Safe Online?” by Barbara Brenninkmeijer. However, she opens with this sentence. “Protecting a child from harm is one of the greatest anxieties, perhaps the greatest, parents experience […]

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