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Image: Shutterstock Whether your teen is shy and introverted or is always hyperactive and extremely outgoing, drama games will help channel all her energy into a positive action. We at MomJunction have compiled a list of brilliant improv and drama games for teens. Drama Games For Teens: 1. Count The One, Two, Threes: Let your
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Image: Shutterstock For a teen, being fashionable is rather important. This importance has led to quite a surge in the kind of clothes manufactured today. Most teens keep abreast with the latest trends in fashion and are excited about every new trend. But, fashion does not mean expensive or extravagant clothes. You need to look
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Image: Shutterstock Thought Of The Day Quotes About: 13-year-old Amy was late to school. At breakfast, she argued with her mom and went to school feeling sullen and angry about everything. She hated starting her day like that. It’s frustrating to start the day on a wrong note, isn’t it? So why not try something
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Image: Shutterstock Table of Contents: Being a teenage boy is hard, and if you think your teen is free from stress, we’d really hate to burst your bubble. Consider all those awkward questions he has, like the one about suspicious hair sprouting up in places that were earlier barren. Or, when all his friends are
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Source: iStock Table Of Content: One of the most troublesome times for a girl is her period. The sudden physiological and emotional changes along with the social stigma associated with puberty tend to make the whole experience too overwhelming for girls who are still in their teens. Lack of complete information leave the girls confused
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Image: iStock Jump to: General knowledge encompasses knowledge of every aspect of life. It may or may not be related to your kid’s academic studies, but it can inadvertently shape their personality, boost confidence, improve academic grades and make conversations extremely interesting. If you want your kid to start learning about myriad things and become
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Image: iStock The dictionary meaning of ‘therapeutic’ is the use of remedial methods in the treatment of a disease or disorder. Therapeutic activities help your teenager to recover from any physical or mental stress. According to the US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, therapeutic activities aim at enhancing a person’s physical, cognitive, and emotional health.
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Source: Shutterstock Teenage abortions are surprisingly common, but unavoidably traumatic. The growing exposure of teens to help them explore their sexuality without the right sex education can lead to physical relationships, which often lead to STDs, and, in some cases, pregnancies and subsequent abortions. To understand the growing incidence of teenage abortions, it is important
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Image: Shutterstock We may visit the beach a zillion times, but each time it is fascinating. And when you have kids to accompany you, their thrill and squeals of laughter make things even more adorable. You may have already played various games on the beach, and wondering what new to try. MomJunction shares with you
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Image: Shutterstock Africa, the land of abundantly diverse cultures, is home to many distinct ethnic groups. If you are fascinated by the breathtaking scenery, exceptional art forms such as beading, masks, totem carvings, dances, and music, chances are, you would have heard the beautiful names of the African people. The indigenous African last names and
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Image: iStock The Sun is the closest star to the earth, and one of the largest space entities that we can see with the naked eye. A source of abundant energy, the Sun is the reason for life on our planet and a source of abundant energy. Interesting, isn’t it? There is so much more
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Image: Shutterstock The wobbly flap of skin covering the rounded tip of the penis and safeguarding it is known as glans. This skin comprises nerves, blood vessels and a small amount of muscle called the foreskin. When your baby boy grows into a teenager, the foreskin separates from the penis. If parents want their son
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Image: Shutterstock Children are fascinated by magic, but it’s even better when they can be magicians themselves. Teach your little magician how to do magic right here. MomJunction has curated easy, simple and fun tricks for kids to learn and try. 1. The sugar cube magic Image: iStock Write a number on a sugar cube,
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Image: iStock Periods or menstruation is a natural biological activity that occurs in every healthy woman. As a mother you will be prepared for it with your prepubescent daughter, but do you need such preparation for boys too? Do boys have periods? MomJunction takes a closer look at this commonly confused phenomenon and examines the
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Image: iStock Science introduces your child to the fascinating world of plants, animals, and the environment around them. Understanding science becomes easier when it is intriguing. So how can you make it intriguing? Through a science quiz for kids to trigger their curiosity. Use MomJunction’s science question and answers for kids to make the subject
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Image: Shutterstock Pneumonia is a common infectious disease that can strike infants of any age. The condition affects lungs, impairing breathing and eventually causing a decline in the baby’s healthy growth. Pneumonia is thus a fatal infection with a potential to cause lasting damage. But how do babies catch pneumonia? Is there a vaccine against
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Image: iStock Do you know what keeps diseases and infections away from your child? The immune system, of course! The stronger your child’s immunity, the healthier he or she will be. And for that, you need to give the kid the right kind of foods, those that support and improve immunity levels in the body.
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