Children and the War

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War With Iraq

What had been building for months now is a reality. The U.S. and its allies have taken on Saddam Hussein in a war seen by some as a quest for oil, as a chance for democracy to flourish by others. But what does it mean to you? How do you handle it? What do you tell your children? Read more about it in our Health Insight.

Parents Struggle To Explain War To Kids

It can be a dilemma for parents: How do you shield a child from the horrors of war when its images are everywhere -- on TV, in newspapers and online?

American Red Cross Urges Families, Schools, Businesses To Prepare As Terror Threat Level Raised

Since America's terror threat level was raised to 'High/Orange,' the American Red Cross is urging families and individuals across the nation to make appropriate preparations according to the Red Cross Recommendations for the Homeland Security Advisory System, available at

Talking To Your Children About War

As adults struggle to cope with war in Iraq, they must remember that their children are watching, experts said. Read the story and comments from a Harvard physician.

Talking To Children About War And Terrorism (3/11/03)

Once again, parents and teachers are faced with the challenge of discussing the threat of terrorism and the prospect of war with their children. Although these are understandably difficult conversations, they are also extremely important. Keep in mind, there is no "right" or "wrong" way to have these discussions.
Source: American Psychiatric Association,

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Mankind must put an end to war or war will put an end to mankind. - John F. Kennedy

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