Ask Dawn Dowouna-Hyde, who spends almost all day studying at a university, hurries to pick up her two kids on her way home, makes supper and helps with their homework. Then out comes a study from Sweden - the biggest, most convincing ever done on the subject - that says children in one-parent homes are twice as likely as those in two-parent families to develop serious psychiatric problems and addictions later in life. Yet, even though the challenges of raising children alone are tough, the vast majority of kids do not have such severe problems: Roughly 9 out of 10 teens and young adults don't have addiction or psychiatric problems serious enough for hospitalization. In addition, "there's huge variation in how well kids do in single-parent families. Don't forget there are kids in two-parent families that do badly, too," said Dr.
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Anamika S. Jain has been a social media consultant for six years. She has written more than articles on relationships and dating. We have all heard that bad kids come from bad parents, and there are several ways to be a bad parent.
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I lived in an unhealthy family for more than 40 years, but I didn't make the choice to "break up" with my parents overnight. For most people, it's unimaginable for a grown man or woman to choose to stop all contact with their parents. The people who provided food, clothes, and shelter, attended dance recitals, volunteered at school, or cheered from the bleachers during every Friday night's football game don't deserve to be abandoned in their old age just because they made some parenting mistakes, right? According to Monica Ross, LPC, "If either party feels as though they cannot be respectful, loving, and supportive towards the other, then yes, it's time to move on and find those with whom one can.
A total of episodes were produced, including 11 one-hour episodes. Dorothy becomes frustrated with Sophia's meddling in her love life, so when Dorothy's wealthy sister, Gloria visits and asks Sophia to move in with her, Sophia agrees. Blanche is furious with Rose when Rose wins the part of Lady Macbeth in a local production of Macbeth and Blanche is cast as a witch. Guest star: Doris Belack as Gloria.