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Rory found himself in over his head with raising a toddler and in particular, potty training. Mary Cadden, USA TODAY, "Country musician Rory Feek remembers life with wife Joey and looks ahead in new book," 18 June 2018 Uncontrolled diarrhea could be blamed on a mother’s faulty potty training. Jim Carrier, STAT, "Lobotomies were once used to treat this gut disease, part of a shameful medical history," 12 June 2018 Julian Castillo has autism, family members said, struggled with potty training, and would throw fits if asked to eat anything other than string cheese or pop tarts. Cleve R. Wootson Jr., chicagotribune.com, "She spent 14 years caring for a granddaughter with cerebral palsy. Then she shot her, Kentucky police say.," 15 Mar. 2018 Their mothers are serving time for crimes from fraud, to drug dealing, to robbery – but also devoting time to nap schedules and potty training. Whitney Eulich, The Christian Science Monitor, "Serving time with Mom in prison: cruel sentence, or a child's right?," 13 Mar. 2018 Hence, starting potty training from birth aims to help a mother get her farmwork done. Alma Gottlieb, Washington Post, "Toilet training at 2 is normal in U.S. but very late in China and other countries," 15 Jan. 2018 Another breakout session will discuss the importance of routines for potty training, sleep training and how to best implement them in the family setting. Cathy Janek, Aurora Beacon-News, "Workshop for parents in Aurora to focus on young children," 26 Feb. 2018 Another potty training device also has had problems. David J. Neal, miamiherald, "This children’s potty helper has a problem, and it involves pain," 19 Dec. 2017 How does potty training work in your part of the world? Jacqueline Howard, CNN, "How the world potty trains," 31 Oct. 2017

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1946, in the meaning defined above

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