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Caring for a baby can be difficult and frustrating at
times. Most parents have periods when they feel overwhelmed, exhausted, and
extremely frustrated. Help manage your frustration and anger by learning
healthy ways to handle the stress of child care. You can learn techniques to
help you stay in control of your emotions when everyday pressures mount. The
following strategies can help you function in a loving and healthy way with
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ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - PediatricsKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerChuck Norlin, MD - Pediatrics
Current as ofApril 24, 2015
Current as of:
April 24, 2015
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Chuck Norlin, MD - Pediatrics
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