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Jealousy

Jealousy

Dale Archer, M.D. September 22, 2014 0

Dear Dr. Archer,  I’m 16, and have always been jealous of my sister, who is two years older. She’s always been the smarter one, the prettier one, and the most popular one. Worst of

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taking charge

taking charge

Dale Archer, M.D. September 5, 2014 0

Dear Dr. Archer, I am a recently divorced 40-year-old man. The dating scene is nothing like I remember from my college days. It’s like a whole new world! Women in the nightclubs I go

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He Demands A Pre-Nup

He Demands A Pre-Nup

Dale Archer, M.D. August 20, 2014 0

Dear Dr. Archer, My fiancé’s family has  much more money than mine. This was never an issue until we got engaged. Now his parents insist I sign a pre-nuptial agreement.  The wedding is supposed

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TOO STRICT?

TOO STRICT?

Dale Archer, M.D. August 11, 2014 0

Dear Dr. Archer, My teenage son thinks I’m unfair because I set and enforce rules like a reasonable curfew and no going out on school nights. He argues that none of his friends’ parents

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PUBLIC RESTROOM PHOBIA?

PUBLIC RESTROOM PHOBIA?

Dale Archer, M.D. August 7, 2014 0

Dear Dr. Archer, About two weeks ago something strange began. I used a public restroom in a local chain restaurant. Whatever cleaner they used reminded me of the odor of vomit and it made

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SHOPAHOLIC

SHOPAHOLIC

Dale Archer, M.D. May 14, 2014 0

Dear Dr. Archer, My wife goes on shopping sprees often, spending huge amounts of money and buying things we don’t need. It’s like she’s addicted to shopping.  There are other times she is terribly

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IS MY SON GAY?

IS MY SON GAY?

Dale Archer, M.D. March 5, 2014 0

Dear Dr. Archer, My son never dates and has never shown any interest in the opposite sex. He is 18. Does this mean he could be gay? Joyce    Hi Joyce, Each of us mature

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AUDIO TERRORISM

AUDIO TERRORISM

Dale Archer, M.D. February 23, 2014 0

Dear Dr. Archer, I need help. I’m totally isolating myself. My problem is what I consider “audio terrorism.” I can’t walk in a park, eat at a restaurant, attend a funeral, or attend a

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SINGLE PARENT

SINGLE PARENT

Dale Archer, M.D. February 7, 2014 0

Dear Dr. Archer, My daughter is an A student and has just entered high school. She hasn’t seen her father in over a year, and has not spoken to him in over six months.

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TIME TO GROW UP

TIME TO GROW UP

Dale Archer, M.D. January 23, 2014 0

Dear Dr. Archer,  My 12-year-old daughter has terrible anxiety about sleeping and staying in her bed at night. She often ends up on my floor or in bed with one of her sisters. This

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