It’s important to know the signs of over-scheduling in children. These children don’t eat right, they don’t sleep right, they stop having friends, and it has an overall impact on the whole family.
Some parents feel it's more productive to keep their kids constantly occupied rather leave free time for playing, exploring, and learning on their own. They might also feel that their kids will miss out on key experiences if they aren't doing what...
Over-anxious parents make their children ‘work’ for more than 54 hours a week by pushing them into too many activities, researchers warn. This might have a negative impact on the whole family.
If a parent notices over a period of time that their child is not his or her usual peppy self, they should try and find out the reasons for their kid’s sagging energy levels.
In today's world, kids are often overbooked with numerous sports, school activities and after-school jobs. When is it too much? Learn about the warning signs of stress and burnout, and how to help your child.
Many mineral analyses on children indicate mild to severe exhaustion and burnout, even as young as age three or four. Many factors contribute to this situation, including genetic and congenital factors, family and school stress and poor eating hab...
If a child is consistently feeling tired, especially when he or she is getting enough sleep, it is a good idea to talk about it with a pediatrician. In some cases, tiredness may be a sign of an underlying problem.