How Math Homework Brought My Tween Daughter And I Back To Each Other
The first time my 12 year old daughter asked me about hiring a math tutor, I said “no” because... well... I'm cheap. Plus, I felt confident that my partner and I could field...
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Brain thinning in youth associated with psychosis
Subtle differences in the shape of the brain that are present in adolescence are associated with the development of psychosis, according to an international team led by...
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TV advertising and dietary intake in adolescents: a pre- and post- study of Chile's Food Marketing Policy
The first phase of a comprehensive marketing policy was implemented in Chile in 2016. The policy restricted child-directed marketing of foods and beverages considered high in...
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Marijuana Vaping More Common Among Hispanic Teens
Hispanic adolescents were more likely to use e-cigarettes to vape marijuana than were their Black and White counterparts in 2020, according to a recent CDC study. Medscape...
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International study links brain thinning to psychosis
Subtle differences in the shape of the brain that are present in adolescence are associated with the development of psychosis, according to an international team. The...
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Air Pollution May Increase Your Blood Pressure
Short- and long-term exposure to certain environmental air pollutants can increase blood pressure in children and adolescents. Therefore, it is essential to measure blood...
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Study investigates the level of knowledge of young people and adolescents on "zoonotic diseases"
The EU-funded BIO-CRIME project - with support from the Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research - conducted a scientific investigation on the topic of illegal small...
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Study examines service use among transition-age youth with autism
During the next 10 years, an estimated half-million individuals in the U.S. with autism spectrum disorder are expected to transition from adolescence to adulthood, according to...
1 day ago - News Medical
Sociodemographic characteristics are associated with prevalence of high-risk waist circumference and high-risk waist-to-height ratio in U.S. adolescents
Adiposity status in adolescence is associated with various health outcomes in adulthood. Waist circumference are measures of abdominal obesity and have shown to be valid p...
1 day ago - BMC - 2 articles
Little to no increase in association between adolescents' mental health problems and digital tech
A new study suggests that over the past 30 years, there has been little to no increase in the association between adolescents' technology engagement and mental health problems...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
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The Latest: Indonesia bans traveling home for Eid al-Fitr
Indonesia is prohibiting travel during the popular homecoming period to celebrate Eid al-Fitr
Gold Medals fights off rival Zed Em in epic Grand Annual
Another chapter in the time-honoured Grand Annual has been written, with champions Gold Medals and Zed Em fighting out yet another finish.
Live streaming makes cents, but musicians need more dollars
As the world tilts towards digital streaming, accelerated by the pandemic, it's vital that performers are properly paid, say arts leaders.
NZ suspends quarantine-free travel to and from Sydney
The decision was made following the detection of two community cases in Sydney.
Apple's AirTag trackers made it frighteningly easy to ‘stalk' me
Apple's new AirTags, $45 wireless devices that help you locate things, work well. Frighteningly well.
List manager Ned Guy quits Collingwood after tumultuous off-season
The man who oversaw Collingwood's salary cap firesale and list overhaul last year, Ned Guy, has quit the club.
Study examines artemisinin-based combination therapy as first-line treatment...
When a mosquito begins to nibble on you, it is not merely feeding on your blood, it is also injecting its saliva into your skin. If that saliva happens to be full of parasites...
Johns brothers won't be ‘laying out witches' hats' for Samoa coach Parish
Matthew Johns has rejected calls from the Samoan coach to be his assistant as the battle to coach the Pacific nation intensifies.
Cutting gas use for heating and cooking is not the way to net zero
Customers should be informed about new energy options and be empowered to adopt them, rather than restricting their choices by simply taking options away.
Young athletes must not be ill-treated in the rush for gold medals
A report into gymnastics in Australia shows the risks in the win-at-all-costs approach to sports.