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Native Hawaiians Now Have A Pathway To Form A Government

The U.S. Department of the Interior has announced that Native Hawaiians can now choose whether to form a unified government, which could eventually enter into formal government-to-government relations with the U.S.<p>It would be the first time the Native Hawaiian community had their own government …

Native Hawaiians

Raising a daughter? Handle with care — especially when she's 14

When my first baby was born, the doctor handed her to me and said, "Meet your future teenage daughter." Then she got on the phone with her own teenage daughter, and the two of them got into a loud argument about what to eat for dinner. I still remember the daughter's aggrieved voice, audible …

21 BEACH CRAFTS - Kids Activities

Homemade Lollipops

Yeah. I went there. Homemade lollipops. I really needed something to do with the kids last week when the weather was dismal and we were running out …

It's Not Just You—Little Kids DO Get Too Much Homework!

Depending on where you live, back-to-school season is either just around the corner or already here. And that means your kids are back to early wake-up times, after-school activities and, of course, homework.<p>If you're already groaning about the impending onslaught of worksheets, spelling words, and …

Research

Do You Really Know How Stressed Your Kids Are?

Are you able to tell if and when your own child is stressed? A national survey conducted by WebMD says: probably not.<p>As a parent, you've most likely experienced stress more than a few times—but are you able to tell if and when your own child is stressed? A national survey conducted by WebMD says: …

Ack! Head Lice is Even Harder to Treat Now

Researchers have found that head lice in at least 25 states have evolved and now show resistance to widely-used over-the-counter treatments.<p>School is in session, which means there's an increased threat of head lice. Annually, approximately 6 to 12 million cases are reported among U.S. children 3 to …

Biomedicine

A New Study Says Daycare Doesn't Make Kids Aggressive

A recent study revealed that the amount of time kids spend in daycare has little effect on aggressive behavior.<p>If you're worried that your little tyke is picking up some bullying behavior from daycare, relax: A recent study has found that the amount of time kids spend in daycare has little effect …

Parenting

School Lunches are Healthier Now—But Are Kids Eating Them?

A new study, published online in the journal of Public Health Reports, found that although children put more fruits and vegetables on their trays, they didn't actually eat them.<p>Since 2012, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has been implementing changes and new rules to the National School …

Nutrition

How Young Is Too Young for an ADHD Diagnosis?

Of the 6.4 million U.S. kids already diagnosed with ADHD, almost one third were given their diagnosis before they reached the age of 6, a new CDC report has found.<p>The rate of children diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has been increasing an average of about 5 percent …

Autism