Parenting

Parenting (or child rearing) is the process of promoting and supporting the physical, emotional, social, and intellectual development of a child from infancy to adulthood. Parenting refers to the aspects of raising a child aside from the biological relationship. Parenting is usually done by the biological parents of the child in question, although governments and society take a role as well. In many cases, orphaned or abandoned children receive parental care from non-parent blood relations. Others may be adopted, raised in foster care, or placed in an orphanage. Social class, wealth, and income have the strongest impact on what methods of child rearing are used by parents. Lack of money is found to be the defining factor in the style of child rearing that is chosen. As times change so does the way parents parent their children. It becomes essential to understand parenting styles as well as how those styles contribute to the behavior and development of children. Developmental...
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Manishbansal Manishbansal
Manishbansal Manishbansal and 4 more commented on the discussion by Rakhee Makhija
on Jul 22, 2014 , 03:35 pm
Rakhee Makhija - 'Found condoms in son's wallet'
Last week while cleaning up my 15-year-old son's room, I was shocked to find a packet of condom in his wallet. I know at such young age, kids read about sex and want to try out thing for fun sake but its not right. I am really worried about him and more »
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Vino Kum
Vino Kum commented on the citizen journalism by Pradeep Sinha
on Jul 21, 2014 , 11:12 pm
Pradeep Sinha - Teenager's mind !!!
Those who start smoking during adolescence, will likely have a much harder time quitting later in life than those who take up smoking in their 20s. The addiction, according to researchers, appears to get hard wired during the teen years. Repeated more »
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Monu Kumar
Monu Kumar commented on the blog by Megha C
on Jul 13, 2014 , 07:54 am
Megha C - Teenagers are misusing technology
Don‘t be surprised if you catch your teenage son or daughter exchanging obscene messages on mobile phones or while chatting online. Getting addicted to Facebook, chatting messengers, Whats app and other social networking options seem to have become the latest trend among the teens and youth alike. It gets even more hazardous when teenagers indulge in sexual talks and indulge in sharing of indecent photos online without realizing the repercussions. For a fact that cyber crime has picked up way more »
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Mera Desh
Mera Desh commented on the discussion by Aarti Rao
on Jul 11, 2014 , 04:55 pm
Aarti Rao - Young girls experimenting
I recently read a study about physical contact and experimentation being on the rise among young girls. I am a mother to a young daughter and often her friends come over to sleep in the house and they always lock the door. I am very worried. more »
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Johny Shine
Johny Shine reported the Citizen Journalism
on Jul 11, 2014 , 10:02 am
Attaining Contentment
One of the hardest balancing acts we have to deal with relates to our desire for more and for progression, and the quest for contentment. We often have aspirations, and want more. Balancing that with a minimalist lifestyle, and one that is about more »
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Rahul Chomal
Rahul Chomal reported the Citizen Journalism
on Jul 10, 2014 , 10:10 pm
Kids
The House of Orange-Nassau was one of the most influential royal houses in Europe in the 16th and 17th centuries. It originated in 1163 the tiny Principality of Orange, a feudal state of 108 square miles north of Avignon in southern France. The more »
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News Breaker
News Breaker commented on the citizen journalism by Azad Patel
on Jul 10, 2014 , 06:24 pm
Azad Patel - Daddy Hands......!!
I awoke in the night to find my husband, Marty, gently rocking our baby son, Noah.I stood for a moment in the doorway, watching this amazing man with whom I was so blessed to share my life, lovingly stroke Noah’s fat pink cheeks in an effort to more »
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