ugh. feeling like a terrible parent

well,my son just got diagnosed with ADHD. He is 8 years old. the reason I took him in is that he was failing second grade. now he is a very smart child but could not focus at...


New to medication--advice please?

My 8-year old son was diagnosed with ADHD at the end of July and began taking Adderall XR 5mg once a day in the morning at the beginning of August. After a week of no change, I...


Planning to breastfeed...

My son is due November 2nd 2012. I plan on breastfeeding him for the first 6 months. Any good tips? I keep having dreams of not being able to breastfeed my son. I know they are...

Started by Rebecca on 09/10/2012 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/10/2012 by Lise


Having trouble with my 15 year old

I would have never thought i would be sitting here desperately seeking advice regarding my 15 year old daughter. I am so deeply in love with her and yet i can barely stand to be...


Too much texting from bio mom?

My step kids are 13 and 16. We have them 50/50 and they both have mental health issues. Their mom sends excessive text messages to the 13 year old when he is at our house....


I think I'm experiencing postpartum depression.

I gave birth a little less than 3 months ago to a beautiful baby boy. I'm a graduate student, and I went right back to school since I was afraid that if I didn't go back right...

Started by Courtney on 03/29/2013 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/22/2013 by Karla


Totally Stuck

My daughter is 3 and she sees her dad maybe once a month for maybe two days at a time. When she's with him, it's only him and no mommy, I don't mind because I know she never...

Started by Sharyn on 07/05/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 07/28/2013 by Tara


Glasses for a 3 year old

My 3 year old son just had his first eye doctors appointment today. He needs to wear glasses for everything except playing. I am wondering for anyone else with young kids with...

Started by Brittany on 08/06/2013 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/15/2016 by Mickey


constant throwing up

Hi. I have a 31/2 month old little girl who constantly throws up its an all day every day thing. Ive tried A&R and regular infamil formula but she tries them up Like is...


not speak in class

My 5 year kid not speak in class exam even he know everything even my child also hyperactive what should i do he spoke in front of teacher

Started by Renu on 02/26/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 03/05/2015 by Renu


Single Mom -- 50/50 Custody

I am currently going through a custody battle with the ex boyfriend who is basically taking his anger and frustration out on me because I left him. He since had to move in with...