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          More Parenting Dilemmas

          March 30, 2005

          Is your child having out-of-control temper tantrums? Is she demanding to sleep in bed with you? Are two of your kids taking sibling rivalry to a new extreme? Dr. Phil has advice for parents who are being pushed to their limit.

          Show and Tell
          Ray has discovered that he has a “private part.” His parents say the problem is that he wants to show everyone in school!


          Should they be concerned?


          Bedtime Blues
          Renee and Jeff haven’t slept in the same bed together for about four years because their 7-year-old won’t sleep in her own bed!



          Advice from the experts.


          ‘A Sore Loser’
          When 5-year-old Jordan thinks he’s going to lose, he cheats, turns red and starts growling!



          Why is he so competitive?

          Fighting Brothers
          Jammie and Rick say their two sons won’t stop fighting, biting and pulling each other’s hair.



          What can they do?

          Playing Horsey
          When does playing make believe go too far? Is it normal for a 3-year-old to act like a horse?



          Dr. Phil’s advice. 

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          Know a “Bad Bride”?

          Are you a bridesmaid under pressure to look “perfect?” Is the bride demanding that all her bridesmaids lose weight and get into shape before the big day?

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          Know Someone Refusing to Act Their Age?

          Is your son or daughter a moocher and refusing to grow up? Is your loved one having a midlife crisis or wearing inappropriate clothing?

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          At War with Mom?

          Do you feel she is your worst enemy? Can you not believe you are related to someone you dislike so much?

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          Is a Narcissist Ruining Your Life?

          Do you suspect your partner/ family member to be a narcissist? Do they behave in a way that leaves you confused, distressed and fearful?

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          Fighting Over A Family-Run Business?

          Are you part owner in a family business and feel like you don’t get your fair share of profits?

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          Learn how you can help feed a child this summer.

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