Coming from a conservative family, I faced a lot of dilemma I went out into the world and discovered myself. 

I was told the wrong things so many times, that they become a crucial part of my belief system and it took years to unlearn what my impressionable, childhood brain learnt. 

Source: Abbott India

Here are 10 things I wish my parents had taught me as a kid, instead of what they did. 

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