Kids Health

Snooki, Deena and JWoww Open Up About Raising Their Kids

Big fans! Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi, Deena Nicole Cortese and Jenni ‘JWoww’ Farley sure love their little ones and are “so proud” of them. The Tattoo Too Far cohost, 31, recently gave birth to her third child. Her 1-month-old son, Angelo, joined older siblings Lorenzo, 6, and Giovanna, 4. Now that she and her husband, Jionni […]

Health Problems

Too much love: helicopter parents could be raising anxious, narcissistic children

The Age newspaper recently highlighted the issue of so-called “helicopter parenting” at universities. The report talked of parents contacting lecturers to ask about their adult children’s grades, sitting in on meetings with course coordinators and repeatedly phoning academics to inquire about students’ progress. Over-parenting involves parents using developmentally inappropriate tactics that far exceed the actual […]