Researchers found that children who grow up with a dog are less likely to suffer from childhood anxiety. They say companionship with a pet can alleviate separation anxiety and strengthen attachment.
A new study found that if you have angst over your child's math homework, they will likely become anxious as well. Researchers advice: Let the kids work it out on their own.
New data from the National Institutes of Mental Health shows that up to a quarter of U.S. kids may meet the criteria for a diagnosable anxiety disorder.