Ernest G. Macdonald

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (3 of 3)
Location: Nova Scotia
 

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Boys Adrift: The Five Factors Driving the Growing &hellip by Ph.D., Leonard Sax M.D.
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If you have young boys, you have to get this book, (or the CD's, I listen to them in my car). The things Dr. Sax talks about make total sense once you hear them. When we were growing up, it was just common sense. Mom and Dad would say "go outside and play." Play hockey, play baseball, play soccer. Build a tree house, look for frogs in the pond, go fishing. We lived outside, And when we played, it was usually a competition. This is what young boys are supposed to do, but many don't these days.
The other side of the book, the ADHD drugs, the chemicals in plastics etc just scare me to death, but all parents should be aware so they can make informed decisions if the occasion… Read more