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Separation Anxiety

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It's hard to believe your baby is almost a toddler. Where did the first year go? Sniff. Your little one has changed so much since birth, and more huge changes are on the way. As you approach your...
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I've been at home with my daughter since she was born, but this fall she's going to full-day preschool. What can I do to get both of us ready for the separation?
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Tips to help mom and dad instill confidence in their babies, and banish infant separation anxiety for good.
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How to ease separation anxiety in babies, toddlers and preschoolers
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How to know if your child's behavior is too extreme and a list of books that can ease separation anxiety
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Q. My 8-month-old daughter shrieks when I put her down. I'm living on cereal bars, crackers, anything I can eat with one hand. Can I undo...
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Laurie Ward of Barrington, R.I., was surprised to get a phone call from her daughter's kindergarten one afternoon: "Madeline's been...
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Tess Duryea, 2, of Setauket, NY, was devastated when her sister, Celia, began kindergarten. She repeatedly told her mother how much she missed Celia...
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Philip's reaction to strangers may seem extreme, but as many mothers and fathers know, babies and small children often feel frightened or tense in...
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You can sense it in the death grip your 7-month-old reserves for your neck when you attempt the morning handoff to his caregiver. Or in the tortured...