A ‘Sesame Street’ Muppet shares her mother’s struggle with addiction

This article was originally posted by CNN (CNN) One of “Sesame Street’s” tiny, young Muppets is dealing with a big, adult issue as part of an effort to help families dealing with substance abuse. Sesame Workshop, the organization that produces the beloved children’s show, has created a series of videos that features 6-year-old Karli talking […]

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Report: Schools fail to follow Michigan anti-bullying law

This article was originally posted on Michigan Radio Bullying is serious issue in schools across the country. Severe bullying can have long-term effects on the victims.  Michigan law requires school districts to have anti-bullying policies and to investigate and report cases. But when Lansing State Journal reporter Rachel Greco looked into whether districts in the Lansing area […]

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For kids who face trauma, good neighbors or teachers can save their longterm health

This story was originally posted on Science Daily New research shows just how important positive childhood experiences are for our long-term health — especially for those who experience significant adversity as a child. Studies over the past 20 years have found a correlation between the number of adverse childhood events (such as death or divorce) […]

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How To Recognize If Your Childhood Trauma Is Affecting You As An Adult (& How To Heal)

This article was originally published by Your Tango. The past doesn’t always stay where it should. If you experienced childhood trauma, it may come as a surprise that the traumatic problems you had when you were little are still present when you’re an adult. You may worry that your childhood trauma will ruin your happiness, […]

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