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Return to 1950s adages is what kids need now

By John Rosemond

This article was published October 11, 2017 at 1:47 a.m.

In my latest book, Grandma Was Right After All!: Practical Parenting Wisdom From the Good Old Days, I take the top 25 parenting sayings of my youth and explain what they really meant. I do so because they've been distorted and demonized by the mental health community as psychologically harmful, which is balderdash, given that child mental health is 10 times worse today than it was in the 1950s, when their usage was commonplace.

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