How to ease back-to-school stress

Children feeling scared or nervous about school starting is common, and parents may worry about how they will adjust. Some kids dwell on who will be in class, will they make friends and what will the teacher be like, while others have special challenges that can make school more difficult, said clinical psychologist Dr. Laura Markham, founder of Aha! Parenting and author of “Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids.”

3 books you should read for healthy motivation

Lately, I’ve been interested in learning how to live a healthier, happier life. In my very brief online research, I’ve found some books that have piqued my interest. From all natural approaches to cure acne and anxiety to depression, I’ve added three books to my reading list.

Where to buy

The Repository
Select Rite Aid Stores
Spee-D Foods
Buehler's Fresh Foods
Fishers Foods, including 44th Street NW, Tuscarawas St. W, Fulton Drive, Lincoln Way E. and Cleveland Ave. NW locations
Aultman Hospital Gift Shop
Mercy Medical Center Gift Shop
Gervasi Vineyard Marketplace
Carpe Diem Coffee Shop, downtown Canton and Belden Village Mall locations
News Depot
Avenue Arts Marketplace
Yum Yum Tree Alliance
Grapes in a Glass