My son spent the first 28 months of his life experiencing neglect, malnutrition and abuse in his orphanage.
When families have a safe, permanent place to call home they can focus on the things parents care about: the safety, well
I now know I'm strong enough to withstand insurmountable grief and pain, after all, I watch a woman face hers every day. Thanks to my friend who fights the good fight and teaches me how to live courageously through it.
Honor.... Where is it? Honor Vets by caring for them and giving them the medical service, the sheltering and benefits they've literally fought for.
While the glow of Valentine's Day is wearing off and you head toward relationship hibernation, think about how you can institute the above behaviors and set up new patterns for your relationship that will result in better communication, an enhanced sense of closeness and, most likely, more physical intimacy.
Her former owners named her as they thought of her: Hobby.
"Oh, my God. Are you serious?" That's a reaction I often get when people hear how I accidentally discovered, at the age of twenty, that I was adopted.
While it is impossible to prevent stale moments from occurring, it is possible to strengthen the substance of a relationship in a way that minimizes their impact and diminishes their frequency to a significant degree.
If you look deeply at yourself and you really try to feel for your partner, it may be that compassion will let you forgive. And if you can, if you can love each other enough to take it as part of the waft and weave of your marriage, then you've got something pretty strong.
MEDINA, Ohio (AP) -- A man charged with corpse abuse after a cable technician found his young daughter's decomposed body
I always knew I had a story to tell, but just didn't know when I could tell it without severe consequences.
If we are serious about preventing violence, we have to be serious about early intervention. We have to work together to prevent child abuse and build better mental health screening and services for younger people.
GPS for the Soul
(Reuters Health) – Kids who were raised in a Romanian institution for abandoned children have smaller heads, smaller brains
(Reuters) - The parents of a 22-day-old baby found starved to death in Florida have been charged with first-degree murder
I have to prepare my heart to feel and to be inevitably broken, not just because there will be loss, but because there will be love. And with true love comes the pain of letting go, of never knowing what happens next.
The CEO of sports catering giant, Centerplate, is facing major backlash after being caught on tape kicking a dog. *WARNING: Some of the footage maybe graphic!*
More children suffer from neglect in the United States than from physical and sexual abuse combined, although neglect receives significantly less attention.
Jeffrey Williamson was charged with child endangerment after telling police he didn’t watch his five children board the bus that was supposed to take them to Woodville Baptist Church...because only four of them got on.