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Smartphones for Smart families

Smartphones for Smart families

As your kids get older they begin to broach the conversation of when they can have a phone of their own. After all, Mom and Dad have one, or an older brother/sister and possibly even some kids in their class.…

Texting and Driving

Texting and Driving
The popularity of mobile devices has had some unintended and sometimes deadly consequences. An alarming number of traffic accidents are linked to driving while distracted, including the use of mobile devices while driving, resulting in injury and loss of life.…

Immoral Texting

Immoral Texting

Today’s teens are always connected, living their lives online and in the public eye. They do not live in an age of “pick up the phone and call”, but more quickly message their friends instead of calling. Teens do not…

The Dangers of Being a Distracted and Disconnected Parent

The Dangers of Being a Distracted and Disconnected Parent

We’ve all seen “those” parents—the ones that stroll with their children, talking on their smartphone rather than with their little one—and the parents who answer a call or text in the middle of a conversation with their child—or the parents…

Pediatricians Speak Out on Health Risks of Porn

Pediatricians Speak Out on Health Risks of Porn

Mrs. Marilyn Evans was curious if parents do talk to their doctor about the risks of porn, so she called her brother-in-law. He’s been practicing pediatrics for over 20 years. “He explained that part of his wellness care includes helping…

Protecting Kids from Porn 101

Protecting Kids from Porn 101

As parents, we know we should be filtering our kids’ devices, but may not know where to start. Filter solutions in the past were either too constrictive or required a degree in advanced mathematics to implement. Times have changed! Filtering…