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US Survey: 1 in 10 Kids Has ADHD, Awareness Cited
Health & Wellness  (tags: US, kids, ADHD, awareness, health, screening )

- 2589 days ago -
A government survey says 1 in 10 U.S. children has ADHD, a sizable increase from a few years earlier that researchers think might be explained by growing awareness and better screening.ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, makes it hard .....
10 Educational Uses for Old PSAs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Drug Abuse, Addiction, Parenting, Kids, Education )

- 2623 days ago -
Despite the unintentional comedy, they still remain educational, though they may not deliver the messages intended by their creators. Here are 10 educational uses for old PSAs.
Can Kids Thrive on a Vegetarian Diet?
Health & Wellness  (tags: vegetarian diet, vegan diet, kids, health )

- 2638 days ago -
It's one thing to opt for a meatless diet as an adult - but is it a healthy option for growing children too? As a dietitian who consults to the Vegetarian Network of Victoria, this is familiar territory to Mark Surdut. Clients who come to him for advice
25 Reasons Your Kids Should Do Yoga
Health & Wellness  (tags: Yoga, Health, Kids, Kids Health, Fitness )

- 2723 days ago -
Many people who practice yoga have never thought about sharing this activity with their children. Here, we have found 25 great reasons why you should encourage your kids to do yoga.
Soothing Words Ramp Up Pain
Health & Wellness  (tags: kids, parents, painful medical procedure, health )

- 2729 days ago -
It turns out that most parents are freaking kids out when children are about to undergo a painful medical procedure.
How to Raise a Brilliant, Bilingual Baby: 100 Tips, Tools, & Tricks
Health & Wellness  (tags: Language, Kids, Children, Parenting, Educational Toys )

- 2815 days ago -
If you or your spouse speaks another language, then it gets easier, but if neither of you do, then don't despair. The following information will help you learn just how to go about raising a brilliant, bilingual baby.
100 Best Food Blogs for the Starving College Kids
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food Blogs, college, Kids, Recipes, Cooking )

- 2822 days ago -
These blogs are full of recipes and tips to help students prepare meals that are healthy, fun and even a little adventurous, keeping budget and cooking skills in mind.
Why Chess Is Good for Kids?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chess, kids, brain power, health, research )

- 2871 days ago -
The game of chess is considered to be a powerful tool to beef up the mind of a child as well as adult. It is quite easy to learn how to play chess. A child aged between six or seven years can follow the basic rules of the game quite easily.
Autism: Kids Put at Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: Autism, Kids, therapies, science, health )

- 2927 days ago -
Desperate parents try alternative therapies that aren't based in science and may hurt kids, an investigation finds.
School Lunch Reform and a Food Critic's Take on Chicken Nuggets
Health & Wellness  (tags: school lunches, health, nutrition, usda, children, kids, imna, school meals, healty school lunches )

- 2973 days ago -
Efforts to reform school lunch got a boost Tuesday when Institute of Medicine of the National Academies released "School Meals: Building Blocks for Healthy Children," a report of recommendations for how to reform school lunch.
Are Chemicals in Popular Bath Products Hurting Kids?
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, kids, poisonous chemical, risks, protection, health, humans )

- 3197 days ago -
They are some of the most trusted names in childcare, and now public safety groups are questioning if their bath products are safe. Johnson & Johnson, Huggies and Disney are just some of the dozens of brands that some New York watchdog groups and lawmaker
First US Count Finds 1 in 200 Kids Are Vegetarian
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, child, vegetarian, kids, school, culture, interesting, family, ethics, society, research, treatment, study, food, family, disease, healthcare, prevention, humans )

- 3255 days ago -
All the time, my friends try to get me to eat meat and tell me how good it tastes and how much bigger I would be," said Silverman, who is 5-foot-10 and 170 pounds. "But for me, there's no real temptation."
Psychiatry's Prescription for Violence   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Psychiatry, Drugs, suicide, death, CCHR, London, teens, pharmaceuticals, abuse, kids, ritalin, sedatives, medications )

- 3506 days ago -
Hear what the experts have to say about some of the many tragic deaths that have occurred due to the prescription of psychotropic drugs.
1 in 15 Kids Hurt in Medicine Mix-Ups at Hospitals
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, children, medicine, drug overdose, kids, health care, side effects, lab tests, painkillers, breathing difficulty, allergic reactions, low blood pressure, blood test )

- 3535 days ago -
Medicine mix-ups, accidental overdoses and bad drug reactions harm roughly one out of 15 hospitalized children, according to the first scientific test of a new detection method.
Food Additives Making Kids Crazy
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, food, kids, food additives, adverse behavioural reactions, allergies, asthma, hyperactivity, artificial colours )

- 3649 days ago -
HUNDREDS of popular Australian children's snack foods and sweets are laced with suspect additives which international researchers have linked to adverse behavioural reactions.

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