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    Chris_WebMD_Staff posted:
    Our resident pediatrician, Dr. Adesman, on the Parenting Community posted this interesting article I wanted to share with you.

    I just read an interesting column on parenting in Newsweek by Julia Baird entitled "Lowering the Bar: When bad mothers give us hope". (http://www.newsweek.com/id/237526

    The column raises the question of whether modern-day parents are expecting too much from -- and giving too much of -- themselves. Julia Baird writes: "Today, women no longer need to escape their families to work or be happy -- now they need to escape their own unrealistic expectations of what a good mother is". She continues: "Oddly, the more involved we are, the more guilty we have become".

    For the rest of the article click on the parenting link above.
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