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PBS to air 'Won't You Be My Neighbor?' about Fred Rogers

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — With Fred Rogers' legacy back in the spotlight, PBS wants viewers to remember that public television was the longtime home of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood."<p>PBS stations will air the acclaimed documentary "Won't You Be My Neighbor?" as part of the "Independent Lens" …

Fred Rogers

This is the difference between fat loss and weight loss

Because we live in a world where society has glorified lean bodies, it's common for people to say they want to "lose weight". But as personal trainer Max Weber pointed out in a recent Instagram post, they should probably be saying they want to "lose fat" instead. Because "weight loss" and "fat …

Fitness

How to be smarter than people smarter than you

<i>Are you ready for this big secret?</i> Read.<p><i>— — —</i><p><i>Thanks for taking your time with this post! If you liked this, please hit the —</i><p><b>Just kidding.</b> I have more …

Money

As A Proud Italian-Canadian, I Won't Stand By My Community's Racism

We were once discriminated against, but we've ignored the lessons from our past by attacking newcomers instead of supporting them.<p>Every cultural …

Dads, it's time to reassess how we're raising our kids — especially our boys.

Parents and carers, listen up:<p>The development of emotional literacy and intelligence is not a task we can outsource to a school system, youth group, …

Parenting

10 science-backed ways parents can make their kids smarter this summer

Three months of video-game marathons and weekend sleepovers can create a mess of cobwebs where algebra and chemistry used to be.<p>Thankfully, science has discovered ways that people can expand their intelligence without any formal education.<p>Here's how parents can help their kids get even smarter over …

Social and Emotional Development in Teens Ages 13 to 18

In the five short years between the ages of 13 and 18, your teen will undergo tremendous social, emotional, and physical growth. This development may …

Should I wear underwear under padded cycling shorts?

Padded cycling shorts can help make your ride much more comfortable, but should you wear underwear underneath them?<p><b>How to avoid and treat saddle …

The powerful lesson my dad taught me without even trying

Have you wondered what makes you who you are? I have. Here is my story.<p>I had wanted to write this for long, never knew how it would fall out. That is …

Parenting

7 Ways Parents Can Help Younger Kids Resist Peer Pressure

As parents, we dread the idea of our kids bending to peer pressure. We imagine our children giving in to friends who tempt them with alcohol or …

The Catholic School Difference

A new study shows the benefit of demanding student self-discipline.<p>By<p>The Editorial Board<p>The Editorial Board<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@WSJopinion<p>WSJOpinion/<p>For the thousands of nuns who have served as principals at Catholic schools, their emphasis on self-discipline must seem like common …

Education

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Bike gears: shifting explained for beginners

<b>If you haven’t a clue how many gears your bike has, how many you actually need or even how to use them properly, don’t worry — you’re not alone. We</b> …

Habits Your Tween Should Break Now

Children, like adults, can acquire some pretty bad habits, and breaking any habit takes dedication and hard work. If your tween has picked up a few …

13-Year-Old Child Development Milestones

When your child shifts from being a 12-year-old kid to a 13-year-old adolescent, you're likely to see some interesting changes. The mental shift kids …

Parenting

How to Pick a Watermelon at the Grocery Store That's Juicy & Ripe

How to Pick the Best Watermelon at the Grocery Store<p>The best way to improve your summer.<p>March 13, 2018<p>If you love watermelon, you're probably …

People are obsessed with buying cars through Costco instead of just going to a dealership — here's the verdict

Shopping for a car can be overwhelming.<p>Even if you know what kind of vehicle you're looking for, you have to decide on the brand, model, and model year you'd like, as well as the dealership you want to use, whether you'd like to buy new or used, and whether you want to buy or lease.<p>Where do you …

Costco

Trudeau Liberals axe funding for blind and vision-impaired books

<b>UPDATE: Five hours after publication of this story, Minister Kirsty Duncan announced the government will continue funding the CNIB’s production of</b> …

How to Keep from Transferring Your Anxiety and Stress to a Child

Kids don’t need to be afraid of bugs, bills, or the boogeyman, even if parents are.<p>Uncertainty and anxiety are a necessary part of a child’s …

Got a bratty pre-teen? What parents can do to fix that behaviour

The pre-teen years can be a rough transitional period for any family – adjusting to new attitudes, almost constant bickering and fighting. What’s a …

Is There A Ticking Time Bomb Under The Arctic?

A short drive north of Fairbanks, Alaska, there's a red shed stuck right up against a hillside. The shed looks unremarkable, except for the door. It looks like a door to a walk-in freezer, with thick insulation and a heavy latch. Whatever is behind that door needs to stay very cold.<p>"Are you ready …

Global Warming

4 easy things all women can do now to prevent Alzheimer's disease

Love, feed, and care for your most overworked and overlooked body part – your brain. It will thank you now, and love you back later.<p>1 Move …

How to Discipline Stubborn, ‘Unpunishable’ Children

You might not be able to control their behavior, but you do have control over what they learn.<p>Parents of strong-willed children have a unique set of …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Do This to Help Them Be Strong, Confident, and Resilient

Instead of being victims, resilient kids see themselves as being in control of their destinies. As a result, they tend to grow and get better when bad things happen, instead of crumpling.<p>Much has been written about the habits and characteristics of high-achieving adults, and how they differ from …

How to set your saddle height

<b>Struggling with discomfort, knee pain, or just don't feel you're getting the power out? Here's how to adjust your saddle height for perfect …

Road Bikes

Science Says Kids Who Become Great Leaders Have Parents Who Teach Them 8 Things

Have you taught your kids to be more persuasive? You should, because that will make them more successful.<p>All the extremely successful people I know -- and all the great leaders I know -- are exceptionally good at persuading other people to follow them.<p>(Maybe that's why Mark Cuban says knowing how …

11 Scientifically Proven Ways to Boost Metabolism

Every time we eat or drink, we can thank our metabolism for converting all those calories into energy. Our size, gender, and age all factor into our …

Is eating too quickly bad for your health?

Gulping down breakfast or lunch has long been thought unhealthy, but is there any evidence that eating your food too fast causes real harm?<p>Do you savour mealtimes or do you wolf your food down? Eating at your desk or on the run can mean you can gulp down your breakfast or lunch in less than five …

Holistic Medicine

4 Anti-Inflammatory Supplements Docs Say You Should Try This Week To Get Rid Of Belly Fat

Getting rid of belly fat is not an easy task. From crunches to dieting, sometimes we can get discouraged. If you’re struggling with losing that extra …