Sometimes, couples or even single women decide to adopt at least one child to achieve that dream of parenthood. In recent years, more Americans have realized that they arent just limited to adopting children from the United States, according to the U.S. Department of State. Whether you decide to adopt a child born in Indiana or Guatemala, you and any domestic partner involved must follow all of your state’s specific procedures.
While the thought of a big math test can make even the most confident student stressed out, for some kids, the feelings associated with math go far beyond garden-variety stress. For these students, a feeling of intense anxiety develops – to the point that they are no longer able to think clearly. But how can parents tell whether their child’semotions are a real problem or just an excuse to avoid an uncomfortable academic subject?
It’s something none of us want to think about. The facts are clear, however. Thousands of children are injured and killed in automobile accidents each year, and according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, most of these injuries and deaths can be attributed to the fact that three out of four car seats are installed improperly. While the basic installation steps are the same for most infant car seats, it’s a good idea to inquire at the hospital when you have your baby and determine whether they have a safety seat inspector available to check your rear-facing car seat for proper installation before your first trip home.