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What are the benefits of pregnancy belly wraps?   What are the benefits of pregnancy belly wraps?
It seems obvious to say, but pregnancy and childbirth can be hard on your pelvic floor and core. Research shows that almost every woman will have some degree of diastasis recti during or after pregnancy. And studies also show that the first 8 weeks after your baby is born is when any spontaneous healing of the abdominal wall occurs.
Harnessing the spontaneous healing time during those first 8 weeks with core support (aka belly wrapping) and core retraining, can lead to faster recovery times and better core and pelvic floor function down the track.
Lottery and Child Support by Countries – Facts & Stats 2022   Lottery and Child Support by Countries – Facts & Stats 2022
The lottery games that we explain and disclose the results on this website exist for more than giving players fun and a chance of becoming rich. Their proceeds tend to be distributed back to the community in the form of child support and for application in education, arts, sports, health, and other sectors. Also, there are so-called charity lotteries that do not collect profit and aim solely at giving back.
Helping People Build Better Decks   Helping People Build Better Decks
Building a deck from scratch costs a lot. From the materials alone, you can expect to spend as much as $40 per square foot depending on the materials you want to use. There’s also the question of doing the building yourself or hiring a deck builder. The latter costs more as you’re paying for professionals to do the job. However, you are assured of quality and lessens any chance of it going wrong compared to when you do it yourself.
What to Know About Binge Drinking   Addiction Resources for Parents
Is your Child Struggling with Addiction?
Adolescents who use drugs might not become addicted in adulthood, but they can damage their health mentally, physically and emotionally during their childhoods. For a few who are particularly vulnerable, drug use can and does become an ongoing risk of addiction into their futures. There is an important distinction between illicit use and addiction. Illicit use of drugs refers to using drugs for pleasure or highs. Addiction to drugs refers to a dependence upon those substances; people who are addicted have no control over whether, when, how or how much of the drugs they crave. Addiction can be psychological, physical or both.
Planning an Accessible and Sensory-Friendly Theme Park Trip   Planning an Accessible and Sensory-Friendly Theme Park Trip
While the sights, sounds, colors, and energy of a theme park may be exciting for many people, they can be overwhelming to people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Particularly for children who may want to participate in family activities but have not yet learned the skills they need to regulate their emotions amidst stressful sensory experiences, it’s important to be prepared.
Preparation will help you ensure a safe, fun, and comfortable experience for everyone.
Moving With Children With Disabilities: Tips and Advice for Easing Transitions   Moving With Children With Disabilities: Tips and Advice for Easing Transitions
Excitement and anticipation are a couple of common feelings new homeowners might experience after finalizing the purchase of their dream home. For those who have children with a disability, it may be a more accessible and accommodating home.
Throughout the moving process, you might begin to feel disorganized or short on time. It’s not uncommon to feel this way, and there are many resources available.
However, there aren’t as many resources available for those moving with a child with a disability. 
SUSTAINABLE SKINCARE ROUTINES FOR NEW MOMS   Sustainable Skincare Routines for New Moms
This guide gives you a step-by-step breakdown of sustainable skincare, including a definition, the benefits for new moms, steps to building your sustainable skincare routine, how your diet and lifestyle impact your skincare, and how to make your existing skincare routine more sustainable.
Household Waste Management Guide for Parents   Household Waste Management Guide for Parents
A typical practice for most household refuse disposal is to dump solid wastes in open spaces like backyard gardens. However, such indiscriminate dumping of wastes could pose serious environmental problems and threaten human health. Any solid waste that is not correctly disposed of can result in a wide range of problems. Some wastes can cause fire hazards, especially if they are highly flammable, and some can cause severe poisoning, for example, insecticides and pesticides.
Classroom Management: The Most Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them   Classroom Management: The Most Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
Classroom behaviour management can be a struggle for new and veteran teachers. As expectations increase and class sizes grow, this struggle becomes more difficult. At the same time, it becomes even more important.
Read to learn about the most common classroom management mistakes and how to avoid them.
This a detailed guide on managing classroom behavior to maximize student learning.   A detailed guide on managing classroom behaviour to maximize student learning
A teacher’s job is to educate their students, but education cannot begin until students are ready to pay attention. Hence, teaching should begin with getting students into the right mind-set to learn. This is where educators use classroom-management competencies they learned through their teacher training and experience.
Online Classroom Management: Five Tips for Making the Shift   Online Classroom Management: Five Tips for Making the Shift
Student behaviour can be a significant concern. It may even be our number one concern. It’s hard enough to manage disruptions when our students are in the same room. How can we maintain order and create a supportive learning environment when we can’t even see them?
Online classroom management isn’t impossible. In some ways, it’s easier than managing a live classroom. But it does require a different approach than traditional classroom management.
9 Safety Tips When Dining Out in a Post-Pandemic World   27 Safety Tips for Poison Prevention
Many common household products can be poisonous if unintentionally consumed or used in the wrong way. Something as ordinary as household cleaners, painkillers, leftover food, or alcoholic drinks can pose as poison risks. Learning about these products at home can help keep everyone safe, especially children. Properly store food and read the directions and warning labels of products. Knowing the risks and educating families about poison prevention are essential.
Guide to Trade School For People with Disabilities   Guide to Trade School For People with Disabilities
Professionally successful people living with a disability sometimes credit their impairment for boosting their career prospects because it taught them perseverance and commitment. Others believe that their physical or cognitive differences in certain areas have led them to develop stronger abilities in others.
Choosing a trade school is an opportunity to assess one’s traits and capabilities and find the right career for applying them.
Safety Guide: Vacationing With Kids During Coronavirus   Safety Guide: Vacationing With Kids During Coronavirus
Following the Coronavirus pandemic, traveling has significantly been affected, and travellers are advised to follow the guidelines issued by the governments, health authorities, and airlines. Several restrictions are in place to curb the spread of the Coronavirus. However, you can still take a vacation with your kids and have a wonderful time together. You only have to stick to the new travel rules set by the authorities. When planning to travel either international or local, always find the travel restrictions that will apply to you in your destination and what is expected of you before you start your journey. 
Home Water Conservation Guide for Parents with Kids   Home Water Conservation Guide for Parents with Kids
Water is a precious resource. It is an integral part of survival. Humans, animals, and plants rely on water for hydration and nourishment. However, only 2.5 percent of the planet’s water is potable and safe for living creatures.
A Guide For Parents Of Children With Sleep Apnea   A Guide For Parents Of Children With Sleep Apnea
Sleep apnea is a disorder that affects 2 to 3 percent of children.
Apnea also affects infants, who may have episodes where they cease breathing for at least 20 seconds.
Sleep is vital for children’s growth, and interruptions to it have an impact on their learning, behavior, and overall health.
This guide walks parents through sleep apnea in kids, its warning signs, and interventions to treat the disorder. 
Drubi Orthodontics  

A Parent’s Guide for Children With Special Needs in the Dental Office
A visit to the dentist can be stressful and frightening for any child.
Children and teens with disabilities are even more likely to have a bad experience at the dentists because of factors such as heightened pain sensitivity or overstimulation — these factors can make even day-to-day oral hygiene a significant obstacle.
However, there are steps any parent or guardian can take to make oral care and hygiene a better experience for your child with special needs.

Is a Therapy Dog Right for Your Child with Autism [Complete Guide]  

Is a Therapy Dog Right for Your Child with Autism [Complete Guide]
Autism or autism spectrum disorder is a set of conditions with symptoms such as repetitive behaviors, challenges in communication and social skills, sleep disorders and sensory sensitivities.
For many children, the signs of autism begin to become apparent by the age of two or three.
There are varying degrees of autism, and while there is no cure, there are many therapies, tools and interventions that may be helpful.
One option families explore is bringing an autism therapy dog into their family.

Verywell Health - How to Calm a Child With Autism  

How to Calm a Child With Autism
Techniques for avoiding and managing meltdowns.
Children with autism can have a tough time managing their behavior.
Meltdowns and anxiety can make it very hard to participate in typical activities or, in some extreme cases, to even leave the house.
It’s not always easy to calm a child with autism, but there are techniques that can often be successful.
Some require a bit of extra equipment that offers sensory comfort.
Some of these items can be used in settings like school or community venues.
If they work well, they’re worth their weight in gold.

Wikilawn - How to Create a Safe, Sensory-Friendly Backyard Landscape for Your Child With Special Needs   How to Create a Safe, Sensory-Friendly Backyard Landscape for Your Child With Special Needs
Playing outside is one of the greatest joys of childhood.
Stepping out the back door into sunlight, fresh air, and freedom can provide a feeling of liberation unlike any other.
There are extra considerations when your child has special needs, but time outside still can offer tremendous therapeutic benefits, especially for children with autism or similar conditions that may keep them confined indoors in highly structured, climate-controlled environments for most of the day.
All kids need a safe environment in which to get loud, be physically active, and burn off excess energy.
The best safe and secure spaces outdoors offer features that safely accommodate all levels of capability and energy.
Child Mind Institute  

Treating Sensory Processing Issues
On a grey Sunday afternoon in December, families are flocking to a small, colorful gym housed in a school on a quiet block in Brooklyn.
Inside, children are jumping into a ball pit, crashing into mountains of supersized pillows, rolling and bouncing on huge balls, and swinging and spinning wildly inside a cocoon-like sling.
This 877-foot-space would be nirvana to any child, and all are welcome, but in fact it’s a new parent-run, non-profit sensory gym modeled on occupational therapy facilities.
Space No. 1 is the brainchild of Extreme Kids and Crew founder Eliza Factor, a dynamic mother of three who created it as a place for special-needs families to de-stress and have fun in a warm, accepting environment.

Working With Schools  

Working with Schools from Raising a Sensory Smart Child
Most kids with mild sensory problems and no other issues do just fine learning and socializing at school with a bit of understanding, extra support, a sensory diet, and a few simple accommodations.
You may be able to work this out informally with your child’s school.
However, a child with sensory processing disorder (SPD) may need more help to thrive in the classroom and elsewhere at school.

Financial Support for Single Mothers  

Financial Support for Single Mothers
It is not easy to be a single mom.
Everyone says that but singe Mum’s know it.
Every state and city has many resources to help single mothers in many ways.
This site discusses and lists more than 1000 resources in its pages and covers all 50 states and the biggest 100 cities for you.

Request Legal Help Children with Special Needs Planning Guide   Children with Special Needs Planning Guide
Living below the poverty line doesn’t just increase your chance of becoming disabled, but can also make living with a disability much harder, as access to healthcare and assistance services and tools can be limited. This is why, if you are the parent or guardian of an individual with disabilities, it is important to have a legal and financial plan in place.
Teen Driver Safety Guide   Teen Driver Safety Guide
Car crashes are the leading cause of death for teenagers in the United States.
On average, a teenage driver is more than twice as likely to be involved in a crash than any other driver.
This guide will provide tangible, clear, and simple steps to help reduce the risk of driving for teenagers.
Wonder Mums  

The Wonder Moms Blog
Parenting any child is challenging, but the joys and feelings that come with parenting a child with special needs are unique.
All children are special in their own way, but a child with autism, traumatic brain injury, intellectual disabilities, or language and speech delays requires a different level of care and understanding.

Guide to Child Car Seats - The Law - Direct Line  

Guide to Child Car Seats – The Law
Knowledge of child car seats is essential for any parent or guardian.
They’re a safety requirement for newborns and children up to 11 years old, or those of a certain height, yet many underestimate the risks and penalties of breaking this law.
This guide addresses car seat rules and common misconceptions in the UK, providing a one-stop-shop for all parents looking for more information.

National Autism Centre   Autism Resources for Families
Being armed with information about autism spectrum disorder (ASD) helps families feel more comfortable as they face new challenges.
Some families need to know where to start when one member of the family has been recently diagnosed.
Other families face unexpected difficulties as their loved ones with ASD learn to live effectively in home, school, or community settings.
NaC are dedicated to supporting families by making information and resources more readily available.
Sesame Street and Autism   Sesame Street and Autism
See amazing in every child.
Celebrate the uniqueness of each and every child.

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