My daughter has inherited my love for music, both listening to it and wanting to play it herself. It’s not odd to find her with headphones on in her room, singing along to one song or another. Most of the time, I’m glad she takes such joy in music. But there are certain times we call her and she doesn’t come because she is so distracted by her music.

While listening to music is mostly harmless, our daughters can sometimes be distracted by more dangerous things that threaten their physical, emotional, or mental well-being. Here are 3 of them—and what you can do to protect your daughter.


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