Is ADHD Why I’m Distracted and Clumsy?

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My moment of clarity came after a tumble down the stairs and an ankle fracture, in 2016. I’d been distracted—again. This time, I was looking at paint chips while walking down a flight of stairs in my house and thinking about what I’d just learned about light reflectance values. While […]

How to Tell Children the Truth About Cancer

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The day I was diagnosed with cancer—serious cancer, out-of-the-blue cancer—I reeled out of the doctor’s office and onto the familiar street. My children’s dentist was on that block, and the Rite Aid where we got cheap toys after their checkups. Just an hour and a half earlier, I’d walked down […]

Should You Pay For Your Kid’s College? Experts Weigh In

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SDI Productions / iStock.com College is so expensive that most parents can’t possibly afford to pay for it — but if they can, should they? “There are decent arguments to be made both for and against parents paying their children’s tuition,” said Giovanni Braghieri, CEO and co-founder of MyConsultingCoach. “On […]