Stress Symptoms in children
BY: The News Voice
How well do you know your children?
You've seen them happy, smiling and full of joy.
Children are a symbol of energy; no wonder they are always active and restless.
Definitely yes! And there are signs and symptoms they exhibit to communicate that
Ever wondered if they would get stressed?
Although every child is different, many of these stress symptoms are however common in most children
Does your child have appetite issues like stomach aches and loss of appetite?
This might be a symbol of stress, especially if it persists even after treatment
What about headaches?
Stress can manifest in children in the form of headaches as well
If your child suddenly develops sleep-cycle problems, frequent nightmares or having short nights, you might be dealing with a stressed child
When a child acts inappropriate for their age; like thumb-sucking, baby-talking or throwing tantrums, this suggests they're undergoing stress
Some children have trouble controlling their emotions
They have all the stress boxed up and will easily let loose on other kids
Another stress symptom in children is when they have recurring fears and are unable to relax
They get worried, scared and are unable to focus
Parents need to know these symptoms, keep a watchful eye and take care of their children whenever stressed out