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    This article was originally published by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and can be accessed on their website at  It contains a PDF titled Positive Parenting Tips and is available for download for free here at the end of the article. To learn more about the CDC and the services they provide, please visit To obtain similar resources from the CDC focused on guiding you through your child's growth and development.  Be sure to visit

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    Let's Talk - Parenting - Black Mothers United

    The following is an excerpt from an article posted by the Child Development Institute, an organization which was formed in 1999 and whose website receives over 2 million visitors per year. (See Here are a few of their basic tips for successful parenting. The goal of parenting is to teach kids to develop self-discipline. Many parents feel spanking is necessary for effective discipline. When parents learn and apply the three Fs of Effective using the parenting techniques on this page and others, they find that yelling, screaming and spanking disappear and a positive relationship is established. Guidelines For Parent Child Relationships Try to set a side time on a regular basis to do something fun with your child. Never