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If you’re dealing with your parents’ divorce, it may seem hard, but it is possible to cope and have a good family life in spite of the changes divorce can bring.
By minimizing the stress a divorce creates, being patient as everyone adjusts to the new situation, and responding openly and honestly to your kids’ concerns, you can help them through this difficult time.
Divorce is tough for everyone involved, including kids. Find out more in this article.
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Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
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