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Living With Psoriatic Arthritis: How to Find Pride as a Parent

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You’re teaching them how to navigate our complex medical system.


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They’ll gain empathy for people living with chronic pain.


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They’ll see that you can become bitter or better based on your attitude.


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You’ll show them we can’t do this life alone.


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You are modeling different ways to feel better.


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You’re teaching research skills


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They’ll know we all have our limits.


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Your children will feel capable.


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You’re modeling perseverance.


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Remember: There is no perfect way to parent.


Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

@drinksmoothies

Dr. Davenport is the founder of Tracyshealthyliving.com Using the latest scientific research, she helps people live their healthiest lives via one-on-one coaching, corporate talks, and sharing the more than 1,000 health-related articles she's authored. Find her on social media @drinksmoothies.