News tagged with adoptive parents
Both nature and nurture appear to be significant factors in early antisocial behaviors of adopted children, a Wayne State University researcher believes.
Psychology & Psychiatry Dec 10, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Despite the popular belief among parents that having children shortens their lives, the reverse seems to be true, particularly for women, indicates a large study of childless couples, treated for infertility, and published ...
Health Dec 05, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(AP)—A Nevada state judge says he's got authority to order an abortion for a pregnant 32-year-old mentally disabled woman, even against the will of her Catholic adoptive parents.
Health Nov 05, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress)—High-risk children adopted from foster care do equally well when placed with gay, lesbian or heterosexual parents, UCLA psychologists report in the first multi-year study of children adopted by these three ...
Health Oct 19, 2012 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0
(HealthDay)—As more children are adopted each year, pediatricians must be knowledgeable about adoption issues and model positive language for adoptive families, according to a clinical report published ...
Pediatrics Sep 25, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Fatigue and unrealistic expectations of parenthood may help contribute to post-adoption depression in women, according to a Purdue University study.
Psychology & Psychiatry Mar 23, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
In a national Swedish adoption study, the risk for drug abuse appears to be increased among adopted children whose biological parents had a history of drug abuse, according to a report published Online First by Archives of ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Mar 05, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Researchers have found that parents of young children who anger easily and over-react are more likely to have toddlers who act out and become upset easily.
Psychology & Psychiatry Feb 21, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |