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The many benefits of recess-social, cognitive, behavioral & physical-are as varied as the games played during this crucial unstructured time of the school day.
Children are more susceptible to adverse effects of climate change because of age & small size. Here are some steps to protect them & our environment.
Here are 8 new technologies that are designed to keep families (including our pets) safer, healthier, and happier.
Choosing to retire in a CCRC, if it has lots of activities and on-site healthcare, may not only increase longevity but also make life more fulfilling.
Social media offers doctors opportunities to educate patients, provide better customer service, reduce visits, improve scheduling, and increase loyalty.
Brain development has been shown to benefit from free play, where children use their creativity and own ideas to come up with a desired game or type of play.
There are a growing number of medical professionals who consider the use of placebos unethical, especially when the efficacy of the treatment has already been proven. But those same placebos may end up providing information that could protect or save lives once the drug completes its clinical trials.
Deaths from cancer have declined 23% overall since the high recorded in 1991. As a result, an estimated 1.7 million cancer deaths were prevented. The drop in cancer deaths was driven by three factors.
A recent report called nursing one of the most dangerous jobs in America. Here are some of the reasons why and tips on what you can do to make their lives better.
As more and more states legalize the use of medical marijuana, studies are documenting its positive effects in a variety of medical conditions.
Although the exact cause of autism is unknown, there are some things you can do that might minimize the risk of your child being born with ASD.
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