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Fathers may influence behavior of kids

Posted at 8:29 AM, Nov 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-28 08:29:03-05

Fathers may be able to influence their pre-teens behavior by how they feel about parenting.

Researchers tracked the health and well-being of thousands of kids since birth.

They found that kids whose fathers had adjusted well to fatherhood were less likely to have behavior problems.