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A Must Read: The Science of Raising Happy Kids
We came across this pretty nifty infographic, which has plenty of nuggets of wisdom to help out young parents in raising their kids to be happy. A few of the points they discussed in the infographic:
- Preschoolers with nurturing, supportive moms have a 10% larger hippocampus (the part of the brain that handles stress and memory)
- When kids feel rejected or unloved by their parents, they’re more unlikely to be hostile, aggressive and emotionally unstable
- Watching TV is linked to unhappiness
There’s still more to be gained from the infographic, so go ahead to this website and see the Science of Raising Happy Kids