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I know Christmas should be a happy time but it fills me with dread.

I know I should be looking forward to Christmas with my husband and children. My son (age 1) and daughter (age 4) are very excited about Christmas but I just think of Christmas with dread. I had a difficult childhood … Continue reading

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My nine-year-old daughter has a lot of trouble falling asleep.

Our daughter, who will be ten this fall, has always had difficulty falling asleep (other than in infancy). This is despite regular routine, calming activities, lack of distractions, etc. We have tried various relaxation strategies without success. She is now … Continue reading

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My nine-month-old spends more time crying than sleeping.

Our nine-month-old son spends more time in his crib crying than sleeping. He was sleeping well in February, then he got sick with bronchiolitis for six weeks and he got used to sleeping with or on someone. We have been … Continue reading

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