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Roughhousing and Climbing Trees: Some Risks May Be Good for Kids

Posted by External 8 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — Risky play — such as climbing a tree, wandering far from home and getting lost — may be good for kids' development, new research shows. Read More
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Kids need green open spaces

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http://www.enn.com — Is it coincidence that Isaac Newton discovered gravity while sitting under a tree? Or that Albert Einstein said, “Look deep into nature and then you will understand everything better.”A study was just released that says outdoor green spaces make kids smarter.The study assessed whether exposure to green space improved the cognitive development in children. Researchers tested the cognitive de Read More
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Marijuana Exposure Among Kids Under 6 Rises Sharply

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http://feedproxy.google.com — The rate of marijuana exposure in young children increased significantly from 2003 to 2013. Read More
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Why Parents Shouldn't Ignore Their Kids' Behavioral Issues

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Parents with concerns about their kids' behavior do not always talk about their worries with their child's doctor, but they should, researchers say. Read More
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Pausing Puberty with Hormone Blockers May Help Transgender Kids

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Going through puberty is hard for transgender kids, but hormone blockers can delay puberty while both the youth and the parents decide the best path forward. Read More
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Kids with 'Night Terrors' More Likely to Sleepwalk

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Young children with "night terrors" could be at greater risk for sleepwalking later in life, a new study from Canada suggests. Read More
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Lice Shouldn't Keep Kids from School, Doctors Say

Posted by External 65 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — Head lice are annoying, but they don't make people sick, and so children with lice should not be kept away from school, according to new guidelines from a leading group of pediatricians. Read More
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Measles Vaccine Not Linked with Autism, Even in High-Risk Kids

Posted by External 71 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — A new study of children at high risk of developing autism is the latest research to find no link between autism and the vaccine against measles, mumps and rubella (called the MMR vaccine). Read More
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