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Be Careful About Letting Children Use Headphones

Be Careful About Letting Children Use Headphones

Some headphones that are marketed for use by children might not be good enough for young ears, according to a new report that w...

1 day ago, 5:55pm CST

1 in 4 US Children Lacks Access to Health Care: Study

1 in 4 US Children Lacks Access to Health Care: Study

More than 20 million kids in the United States do not have full access to essential health services....

Nov 22 2016, 11:36am CST

Digital learning Tools bringing positive Behavioral Changes in Children: Survey

Digital learning Tools bringing positive Behavioral Changes in Children: Survey

Exposure to digital learning tools are bringing positive behavioral changes and encouraging improvements in kids aged between...

Nov 18 2016, 2:40pm CST

Children Gain Weight Faster During Summer Break than in School Years: Study .

Children Gain Weight Faster During Summer Break than in School Years: Study

The prevelance of obesity and overweight increases during summer vacation than during kindergarten and first-grade school years...

Nov 2 2016, 12:35pm CDT

Amazon Launches "Rapids" - a Reading App for Children

Amazon Launches "Rapids" - a Reading App for Children

Parents always struggle to get their children to put down their phones or tablets and read a book instead. However, many studie...

Nov 2 2016, 8:21am CDT

Opioid Poisonings Nearly Doubled among Children, Study Finds

Opioid Poisonings Nearly Doubled among Children, Study Finds

More kids are being hospitalized by prescription opioid overdose in 16 years....

Nov 1 2016, 7:49am CDT

300 Million Children Breath Highly Toxic Air: UNICEF

300 Million Children Breathe Highly Toxic Air: UNICEF

1 in 7 kids worldwide are living in places where air pollution exceeds the limit set by WHO...

Oct 30 2016, 10:35pm CDT

Scientists Grow Eggs From Stem Cells for Infertile Women to Have Children

Eggs From Skin Cells Allow Infertile Women to Have Children

Researchers have manufactured eggs that will allow infertile females to give birth to children....

Oct 18 2016, 4:01am CDT

Parent-Child Warmth Can Benefit Children's Health Decades Later

Parent-Child Warmth Can Benefit Children's Health Decades Later

Researchers find out that good and warm relationship between parents and children have good effect on health in the longer life...

Oct 7 2016, 12:14pm CDT

Mysterious Polio-Like Disease that Causes Paralysis is Striking US Children

Mysterious Polio-Like Disease that Causes Paralysis is Striking US Children

As of August 2016, there have been 50 confirmed cases of AFM across 24 states, CDC reports...

Oct 6 2016, 12:57pm CDT

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Takes Box Office Lead

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Takes Box Office Lead

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children takes the lead at the box office this weekend with Deepwater Horizon following in c...

Oct 3 2016, 11:16am CDT

Children can Make adult-like moral Judgement: Study

Children can Make adult-like moral Judgement: Study

Children have the potential to think and make adult-like moral judgements, a research says, adding that their ability has often...

Sep 25 2016, 3:14am CDT

Painkiller Codeine is Not Safe for Children, Pediatricians Warn

Painkiller Codeine is Not Safe for Children, Pediatricians Warn

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has issued a statement informing parents to stop giving their children any medication...

Sep 22 2016, 9:50pm CDT

Suicide has Become 10th Leading Cause of Death Among Young Children, Says Study

Suicide has Become 10th Leading Cause of Death Among Young Children, Says Study

Most child suicides are linked to Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) rather than depression...

Sep 20 2016, 7:16am CDT

Sugar Consumption high among Children: Study

Sugar Consumption high among Children: Study

Children are everyday consuming up to three times more sugar than what is good for them, a survey conducted by an Indian-origin...

Sep 11 2016, 11:32pm CDT

New Clinical Tool can Help Reduce Unnecessary Antibiotic Use in Children

New Clinical Tool can Help Reduce Unnecessary Antibiotic Use in Children

Researchers have actually identified seven factors that can help doctors cut unnecessary use of antibiotics in kids with respir...

Sep 4 2016, 12:15pm CDT

Parents Math Skills Transfer to Their Children

Parents Math Skills Transfer to Their Children

Apparently the acumen in maths of a kid’s parents affects him or her in a very direct manner....

Sep 3 2016, 5:33am CDT

New Apple iPad Game Could Help Identify Children with Autism

New Apple iPad Game Could Help Identify Children with Autism

Children with autism can be identified simply by tracking their hand movements while playing a game on an iPad, suggests new...

Aug 31 2016, 9:11pm CDT

Thousands of Children Get Injured by Strollers and Carriers Every Year, Study Finds

Thousands of Children Get Injured by Strollers and Carriers Every Year, Study Finds

Nearly 360,000 kids were treated in emergency rooms for stroller or carrier-related injuries from 1999 to 2010. That makes an a...

Aug 18 2016, 12:26pm CDT

Most US Children Do Not Have Ideal Heart Health, Says Study

Most US Children Do Not Have Ideal Heart Health, Says Study

American Heart Association says nearly 91 percent of children in the United States do not meet the standards of ideal heart hea...

Aug 14 2016, 2:15pm CDT

Slum Children Adopted for Robotics Training

Slum Children Adopted for Robotics Training

An Indian engineer who came up with a robotics training start-up last year, announced on Saturday he would adopt 70 slum chil...

Jul 31 2016, 1:02am CDT

UNICEF Says 69 Million Children Under Five will Die from Preventable Causes by 2030

UNICEF Says 69 Million Children Under Five will Die from Preventable Causes by 2030

A UNICEF report has shown that many kids die of preventable causes each year. In fact, by the year 2030, some 69 million childr...

Jun 28 2016, 6:01am CDT

Intrusive Parenting is Harmful for Children, Says Study

Intrusive Parenting is Harmful to Children, Says Study

Children become over self-critical or depressed when parents are too involved in children's life and over-react on their m...

Jun 27 2016, 12:56am CDT

New Trailer Released for Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

New Trailer Released for Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

One of the most exciting film adaptations that will be released soon has absolutely nothing to do with a cape or costume. Inste...

Jun 20 2016, 10:22am CDT

Children Do Not Trust Ugly People

Children Do Not Trust Ugly People

The latest findings suggest that kids don’t rely on those they perceive to be grotesque or ugly people. They find these beauty-...

Jun 14 2016, 10:40am CDT

How Long Children Should Sleep for Good Health

How Long Children Should Sleep for Good Health

It has been found by scientists that kids need restful, restorative sleep in order to wake up feeling refreshed and ready to fa...

Jun 14 2016, 7:10am CDT

Mom's Voice Light Up Children's Brains

Mom's Voice Light Up Children's Brains

The latest evidence suggests that a mother’s voice triggers areas in a child’s brain to get activated....

May 17 2016, 7:45am CDT

Chinese Police Launch App to Find Missing Children

Chinese Police Launch App to Find Missing Children

Beijing, May 16 (IANS) Chinese police have launched a smartphone app to encourage witnesses to report the whereabouts of missin...

May 16 2016, 2:09am CDT

Lego-Style Braille Bricks Help Blind Children Read

Lego-Style Braille Bricks Help Blind Children Read

For years, teachers and parents alike have noticed that when children don't know they are learning, they actually learn better....

May 9 2016, 5:56pm CDT

Mature Video Games Increase Fruit and Vegetable Intake in Children

Mature Video Games Increase Fruit and Vegetable Intake in Children

Many of the mature video games may up the fruit and veggie intake of little children. These video games are thus not useless as...

May 9 2016, 8:43am CDT

E-Cigarettes Poisonings Surge In Children

E-Cigarette Poisonings Surge In Children

It has been found that e-cigarettes are probably not safe and most likely do tend to have a harmful effect on kids....

May 9 2016, 7:15am CDT

Full Moon Can Shorten Children's Sleep

Full Moon Can Shorten Children's Sleep

While the full moon does not make kids hyperactive - as commonly believed - it may decrease their sleep time by five minutes on...

May 9 2016, 12:43am CDT

Children Gain more Weight If Their Parents Perceived them as Overweight

Children Gain more Weight If Their Parents Perceive them as Overweight

New research shows a link between parents' perception and the weight of their kids when they become teenagers....

Apr 24 2016, 10:09am CDT

Harvard Creates Children's Toy to Teach Coding

Harvard Creates Children's Toy to Teach Coding

There has been a recent push lately to make children's games and toys more educational. That might be why a group of roboticist...

Apr 19 2016, 6:54pm CDT

Children of Same-Sex and Different-Sex Parents Have No Differences

Children of Same-Sex and Different-Sex Parents Have No Differences

A latest study shows that homosexual and lesbian parents have children that are the same, as far as emotional adjustment and ha...

Apr 18 2016, 8:06am CDT

Head Trauma In Children May Change Their Relationships With Parents

Head Trauma In Children May Change Their Relationships With Parents

Scientists have found that a simple head trauma may change a kid’s emotional rapport with his guardians....

Apr 18 2016, 5:18am CDT

Trump's Children Aren't Allowed to Vote

Trump's Children Aren't Allowed to Vote

Two of the children that openly campaigned for their father won't be able to vote in the upcoming primary....

Apr 11 2016, 3:20pm CDT

First Trailer for Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

First Trailer for Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Talk about the perfect director finding the perfect story. A Peculiar world is highlighted in Tim Burton's next movie, which is...

Mar 15 2016, 10:06am CDT

Number of Obese and Overweight Children Under Five Increasing Alarmingly, WHO Reports

Number of Obese and Overweight Children Under Five Increasing Alarmingly, WHO Reports

The number of overweight children is expected to double in the next decade....

Jan 26 2016, 8:34pm CST

Mindfulness Recorded to Control Obesity Among Children

Mindfulness Recorded to Control Obesity Among Children

According to recent research, the activity of the brain parts that control inhibition are stronger upon stimulation which could...

Jan 21 2016, 9:07am CST