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From Puberty to Adulthood

In the very early embryo there is little visible evidence of what he or she will eventually look like. At this stage of life all individuals look the same. Nevertheless, the genetic material in the chromosomes, which have come from … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Child Or Teenager For Adulthood

One of the greatest gifts you as a parent can give your child or teen is the ability to handle their emotions. Said another way, teaching children how to identify, reflect on, and deal with their feelings by the time … Continue reading

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A Few Realizations Upon Reaching “Adulthood”

It is safe to say that all of us were young once. For the lucky ones who did not have to grow up immediately (I count myself among the fortunate) those were the days of carefree youth, unencumbered by the … Continue reading

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Cystic Fibrosis in Adulthood – Challenges, Symptoms, and Treatments

Almost 20 to 30 years ago, people with cystic fibrosis did not survive to attain adulthood; untimely death was common with patients suffering from this disorder. Fortunately, there has been a dramatic change in today’s scenario; there have been many … Continue reading

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The New Face of Adulthood: The Changing Journey Young Adults Are Taking

It may not seem all that long ago that the standard milestones of adulthood included going to college, leaving home, and being independent. The experience of being on your own and feeling like an adult is a big deal for … Continue reading

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