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COVID-19: Experts Task Parents On These 10 Things To Do Before Allowing Children Resume School

Whether your kids are heading back to school, full-time or part-time, it is important to keep them as safe as possible, especially as the coronavirus pandemic lingers with no vaccine yet. Although research indicated that children generally tended to experience

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COVID-19: Three Experts Highlight Six Ways This Year Will Change Kids, Long-term

This year will go down in history for a virus (Coronavirus) that knew no geographic boundaries. Since its outbreak, many lives have been lost and many are yet to recover fully. Schools and higher institutions have been locked down. Children

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How To Detect If Kids Have COVID-19 When They Can’t Explain Their Symptoms

As a parent, it is often hard to know how sick or hurt your kid really is. Like when you think they have a mild stomach ache and it turns out to be appendicitis. Or you’re awoken by a hair-raising

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Do Kids Who Grow Up With Dogs Behave Better Than Those Who Don’t? Read What New Study Finds

Dog is one of the domestic animals that provides unconditional love and teach owners about responsibility, and according to new research, they also may help children benefit from better social and emotional well-being. The study was published Monday in the

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Nigerian Woman, Ukwu Ose Publicly Gives Reasons Why She Loathes Her Mom And Never Wants To Have Kids

An aggrieved Nigerian woman, Okwu Ose, has taken to social media to give reasons why she loathes his biological mother and can never be proud of her. Okwu Ose had a bitter childhood experience as a result of the ill-treatment meted out

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Parenting Expert Recommends The Ideal Age Kids Can Start Doing Chores

Chores are a great way to teach kids about teamwork, responsibility and independence, which is why it’s almost never too young to start, according to parenting expert, Julia Dennison. Dennison, executive editor of Parents.com tells Yahoo Life: “Chores are tremendously

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Actor, Bolanle Ninalowo Says It’s A Dream Come True To Be Able To Do This With His Family For The First Time In 10 Years

Nollywood actor, Bolanle Ninalowo, is beside himself with joy as he clocks 4o years today. His struggles with his marriage are widely known and on this occasion of his birthday, the dad-of-two is particularly grateful and calls it God’s grace

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Actress, Tracee Ellis Ross, 47, Spills On Overcoming Society’s Expectations To Get Married, Have Kids

Tracee Ellis Ross is often regarded as a source of inspiration by many. Despite being one of the most successful women in the entertainment industry, the 47-year-old “Black-ish” actress has chosen not to have kids or walk down the aisle.

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New Study Accounts For How Adopted and Biological Siblings Respond Differently To Depression Caused By Home Environment

New research finds that children’s rearing environment has a meaningful impact on their risk for major depression later in life, and notes the importance supporting of nurturing environments when children are at risk. In the study, authors analyzed the health

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New Study Identifies How Overconfidence In Children Can Mar The Results They Produce Even In Adulthood

Overconfidence in one’s own abilities despite clear evidence to the contrary is present and persistent in children as young as four, a new study by the Univeristy of Sussex Business School has revealed. Results of the study which was published

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Lady Gaga Speaks On Her Fascination With Motherhood

American singer, Stefani JoanneAngelina Germanotta, known professionally as Lady Gaga has shared her thoughts on motherhood, and it’s quite profound. The 34-year-old appeared on the cover of InStyle magazine for its May issue, where she opened up about her hopes

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Actress/Mum-Of-Three, Victoria Inyama Lists Reasons Why She No Longer Takes Her Children To Church

Nigeria-born actress, Victoria Inyama, presently residing in London, United Kingdom, has said she has stopped taking her kids to church and that she has good reason for doing so. In an Instagram post, the mum-of-three said her decision causes her

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All You Need To Know About Herpetic Gingivostomatitis & Why You Must Avoid Any Adult From Kissing Your Kids

In January, just a few weeks after Beat FM OAP, Tolu Oniru aka Toolz welcomed her first child, she took to her Instagram handle to issue a notice to everyone to not attempt to kiss her newborn after she shared

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See If You Agree With Dad-Of-Two, Reno Omokri’s Stance On Helping Poor Parents Feed Their Kids

Former presidential aide, author and dad-of-two, pastor Reno Omokri is not one to insist on popular opinions when he chooses to air his views on any subject. The relationship coach who makes it a duty to drop insights on a

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Life Skills To Start Teaching Your Kids At An Early Age

Too many kids grow up without basic life skills that all humans will require throughout their lifetime. Most kids don’t learn how to handle real-world situations until they’re in high school, not because they don’t want to but because parents

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8 Easy Tips To End Battling With Your Child Over Bedtime

After a long day attending to life, children, and work; many mums look forward to night time for some peace and quiet and to accomplish tasks without endless interruptions from their kids who should be in bed anyway. But that

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Nigerian Dad Mustapha Bulama, Advocates Teaching Kids Ethnic Tolerance And It Is A Success

A Nigerian dad from the northern extraction, Mustapha Bulama started a Twitter thread where he shared a photo of his son dressed in a Igbo attire for his school’s cultural day. He said his son made him buy the traditional

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Experts Reveal the Dangers of Early Exposure of Children To Screen Use

Experts are once again calling attention to the dangers of exposing children to electronic screen use. This does not come as a surprise at all- experts have been saying same for a while now- but startling statistics from France and

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A Stich In Time: See How Timely Action Of A Nigerian Mum, Confi Chisom, Averted Danger From Her kids

A Nigerian mum, Confi Chisom Chiedozie took to her Facebook account on Wednesday to express gratitude to God for saving her children from what could have been a sad occurrence. The grateful mum who said she laid her children on

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Little Boy, Edward Cortez’s Letter To His Teacher Who Queried Him Over Not Doing His Homework Will Leave You In Stitches

Edward Cortez’s letter to his class teacher who queried him over his failure to do his homework is making its rounds on the internet. Kids are hilarious. They really don’t care much about what you are going to say or whether

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How Afternoon Naps Help Your Kids Learn Better

Increasing academic pressure on kids is causing schools and even parents to cut down on nap time. But parents can attest to the fact that a well rested kid is a well- mannered one, because they are less cranky or

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See How Nigerian Teacher, Theodoraju Igwemadu, Spurs Her Pupils To Academic Excellence

A little motivation, oftentimes, is all that is required to propel others towards excellence. And who best to be a motivator than one’s teacher or role model?  In a country as Nigeria, where teachers barely have any motivation of their

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5 Things You Need To Know About Your Child’s Tooth Care

“Be sure to brush your teeth” is one phrase many kids are more than familiar with. Kids generally learn more by example, than just instructions, so parents should set the example on good tooth care. Once you practice good and

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5 Reasons Why You Must Cuddle Your Kids

New parents welcoming their newborns are often bombarded with an array of unsolicited advice featuring a long list of dos and don’ts.  The purpose is to guide the new parents with tips on how to raise the perfect child. One

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Six Tips On Raising Money Smart Kids

While it may seem that there are more pressing priorities for your child to learn, raising money smart kids is essential, if you keep in mind that the consumer culture is working on your child already, being bombarded with adverts

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