How to Raise an Emotionally Healthy Daughter

By | 2019-02-08T16:18:17+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Articles, CULTURE, Depression/Mental Wellness, Emotional Health, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters, Raising Daughters, Screen Time, Teenagers, Young Adults|

I recently talked about how to raise an emotionally healthy son. While it is difficult today, it is not impossible. The same is true for girls. You can raise an [...]

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Marie Kondo and the Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up Your Parenting

By | 2019-01-29T15:34:02+00:00 January 29th, 2019|Articles, CULTURE, Emotional Health, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING|

In 2014, Japanese author and organization expert Marie Kondo released the English translation of her best-selling book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. Since then, the book has sold more [...]

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside, and All the Babies Have a Cold: At-Home Remedies and When to Call the Doctor

By | 2019-01-17T16:37:10+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Age: 0-2, FATHERS, Miscellaneous, MOTHERS, PARENTING|

As adults, we know not to worry when we catch the common cold. It’s called the common cold for a reason after all. We all get it at some point [...]

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Ask Dr. Meg: Is Limiting our Teens Screen Time Too Strict?

By | 2018-12-27T14:20:59+00:00 December 27th, 2018|Ask Dr. Meg, CULTURE, FATHERS, Media, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Screen Time, Teenagers, Young Adults|

Hi Dr. Meeker, I need your help! Our 16-year-old daughter is a beautiful young lady. We love her. However, we feel the time she is spending on social media is ridiculous. [...]

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Ask Dr. Meg: My Daughter Wants Gender Reassignment Surgery

By | 2018-12-27T13:50:22+00:00 December 27th, 2018|Ask Dr. Meg, CULTURE, FATHERS, Miscellaneous, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters|

Dear Meg,  I just heard your podcast on Gender Identity issues from October of this year. First, I want to say thank you for touching on such a sensitive subject. [...]

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Why You’re Always Stressed During the Holidays and How to Finally Enjoy Them

By | 2018-12-19T17:26:54+00:00 December 19th, 2018|CULTURE, Emotional Health, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING|

I love the holidays, but let’s be honest parents, they’re stressful. I see a lot of you come through my practice the months of December and January because you’ve made [...]

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