Good Hygiene: Older Child

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My8 Year Old Won't Wipe Her Butt.

A.M. asks from Beaumont

The 9 year old girl is extremely clean and aware of hygiene but the 8 year old doesn't get it! She smells and is offensive. What is wrong and why doesn't all of this ...


Need Advice on How to Stop My 5 and 7 Year Old Boys from Pooping in Their Pants!

C.S. asks from Austin

Hi! I have two boys -- 5 1/2 and 7 years old. All of a sudden (in the last month) BOTH have been pooping in their pants EVERY SINGLE TIME they have to go. I have s...


Deodorant and My 10 Year Old

A.M. asks from Rochester

My son just turned 10 at the end of July. He does not currently wear or need to wear deodorant. However, his gym teacher is suggesting it for after gym class this y...



J.B. asks from Los Angeles

Hi Ladies, Well I decided to get some advice about an issue I've been having. I have a daughter who is going to be 8 years old. For the past 6 months I have been hav...


Breaking a Habit in My 8 Year Old.

J.L. asks from Charlotte

My daughter is 8 years old and seems to have reddness around her vaginal area a lot. I have taken her to the pediatrician, used allergy free laundry detergent, sleepi...


8 Year Old with Very Oily Hair

K.V. asks from Seattle

Hi! My daughter is 8, well, she will be 9 in November. I was wondering if maybe hormones are playing on this, she has breast buds already, and her hair is so oily!!! ...


Allowances for 6 and 10 Year Olds

A.T. asks from Norfolk

My kids have decided they want to save up for a very expensive toy, a Wii Fit. I think there is value in the activity but it is just not where my budget is at right ...


Advise on 6 Year Old Showering by Himself!

C.P. asks from New York

Hey Everyone I have asked quesions before and have gotten great advise so here I am again. My husband works late hours so its up to me to get all of my kids bathed f...


My 10 Year Old Wants to Shave His Little Moustache

E.N. asks from Hartford

I need wisdom: My ten year old is very tall for his age and doctor and dentist say is headed for early puberty. Nice boy, kind, handsome. He also has a peach-fuzz ...


Help with My ADHD Daughter/getting Going in Morning/hygiene Issues

S.H. asks from Wichita

Hi, I am a single mom of three kids - my oldest is 10 and is severely ADHD. She is on Concerta which helps but mornings remain a huge struggle. On days out of school...