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Trump Children Agree To Flip On Father In Exchange For Clemency

Three siblings say they’re negotiating with Robert Mueller’s office to rat out president in exchange for reduced sentences<p>Reports out of Washington …

VeChain partners with Australian based 188 Business Alliance Association

VeChain continues to work alongside businesses, governments, academies, and individuals across the globe that have enabled VeChain to build solutions …

How to spot a child genius

The notion of "gifted" children is a hotly debated one. For every story of a 10-year-old going to Oxford there’s another about the grave effects of …

Blockchain Will Disrupt Public Schools

<b>The How and Why of Establishing Trust in High Schools</b><p>How would your work in high school have been different if you knew that in order to earn a …

Good bacteria: Why I put my poo in the post

<b>"Good bacteria" - what are they, will they make me healthy and how do I get some?</b><p>To find out I took the unusual , and rather disgusting, step of donating my poo to science.<p>Microbes live on, and in, all of us and they even outnumber our own human cells.<p>But their favourite spot - and where they live …

Microbiology

20 Health Mistakes You Need to Stop Making Before You Turn 40

Nixing bad habits now can help you live a healthier life down the road.

Black Swans And Cryptocurrencies

<i>What Nassim Taleb’s book can teach us about cryptocurrency investing</i><p>Introduction<p>When I first read <i>The Black Swan</i>, it completely changed my viewpoint …

Like the Lap Bar on a Roller Coaster, Teens Will Test You to See if You Will Hold

Here's Why Your Toddler Suddenly Only Wants To Eat Crackers & Yogurt

Feeding your children is never as simple as it seems. As babies they can be fussy eaters, but you know as long as they're getting enough breast milk …

This is what happens to your brain and body when you check your smartphone before bed

Staring at screens right before sleep turns out to be a lot worse than previously thought. Dr Dan Siegel, clinical professor of psychiatry at the …

Philip Hammond

A psychotherapist shares the 7 things successful people do every night

How you spend your night can have a huge impact on the day that follows.<p>Do you spend your time ruminating over issues? Or maybe you stress over something that didn't quite go right during the day. There's no doubt: How you think affects how you feel.<p>This is particularly important at night, as you …

Success

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 …

Parenting

12 Ways to Entertain (and Exhaust) Your Kid When They’re Stuck Inside

Beat the snow, rain, or even heat with quick activities that everyone can participate in.<p>Serious winter weather can be an impassable roadblock to …

Kids

Ways to Stay Close to Your Daughter as She Grows up

As a dad, one of my most important roles has been to develop a close relationship with each of my children. This was especially true for me as I …

Parenting

I stopped forcing my kids to say thank you, and they learned true gratitude

Imagine that you and I are chatting in the foyer of your home with our kids nearby, continuing to goof off together at the conclusion of this playdate. Our conversation dwindles to a natural end, and it’s time for my child and me to leave. I thank you for hosting; you reply with something pleasant. …

Parenting

New Study Suggests Babies Could Learn Persistence From Adults

Adults who tend to give up easily when doing certain tasks might want to keep trying instead if they happen to have young infants. New research has …

9 mistakes parents make that can hurt their kids

Parents want their kids to be healthy and happy, and they do everything they can to keep their little ones out of harm's way. But even the most attentive parents could be relying on habits that aren't totally safe or expert-approved.<p>Some things that seem perfect for kids — like playground slides …

Science Says Having a Baby Tanks Your Self-Esteem for 3 Whole Years

A new study shows that women experience a dip in self-esteem for up to three years after their baby is born—and I totally understand why.<p>I'll be honest: My self-esteem has never been super great. In high school I felt like a goth misfit. In college, I struggled with eating disorders and body image. …

What we learn when Cameroonian toddlers ace the marshmallow test of self-control

For more than four decades the marshmallow test has been used to measure an individuals self-control and ability to delay gratification—a personality trait that is likely to yield positive results from the gym to the office.<p>For the first time, a group of researchers have carried out the study …

Self Control

Foods That Cause Excessive Mucus and Foods That Reduce Mucus

Mucus has a purpose, but too much mucus can cause health problems that range from annoying to making it hard to breath. Excessive mucus can be caused …

Duchess of Cambridge admits she suffers lack of confidence over pressure of being 'perfect parent'

To the watching world, she navigates motherhood with ease, marshalling two impeccably behaved small children while wearing sky-high heels and a smile for the cameras.<p>Mere mortals may be pleased to learn, then, that even the Duchess of Cambridge has struggled after having babies, as she admits …

Mental Health

Want to Raise Brave Girls? This TED Talk Says Encourage More of This | Inc.com

As a father of two daughters myself, I get it. It's hard to not want to protect them at every twist and turn of life. But often, when we're protecting them, we're actually holding them back from being truly remarkable.<p>So what should we encourage in our daughters to ensure they'll be …

TED Talks

Science Proves You Can't Hold Your Baby Too Much

A new study shows that cuddling your baby (early and often!) has huge benefits when it comes to brain development, especially for preemies.<p>Good news for all of us with that one friend or family member who likes to scold us for "spoiling" our babies by holding them too often. According to a new …

Parenting

David Attenborough is set to return with Blue Planet II featuring a cast of aquatic animals

<b>Renowned naturalist David Attenborough is set to return to television for a new series of BBC’s award-winning Blue Planet. The seven-part series will mark 20 years since the channel’s natural history unit first set out to explore never-before-seen wildlife in the deepest and darkest realms of the</b> …

Want an Emotionally Stable Kid? Brain Science Says to Stop Letting Them Do This | Inc.com

In the United States, there are now more televisions per home than human beings. And:<p>Children between 8 and 18 watch an average of <b>three hours</b> of television per day<br>• Close to one in three children lives in a home where the TV is on either all or most of the time<br>• On average, 61 percent of kids under the …

Psychology

As They Dig Deeper Into Parenting, Fathers Seek Community, Support

As a Seattle-based fiction writer and a part-time stay-at-home dad, Josh Mohr, 40, spends his days in the world of make-believe.<p>His routine begins at approximately 5:30 a.m. when his 3-year-old daughter, Ava, waves a magic wand to turn him into a children's storyteller.<p>Mohr cozies up to his …

Parenting

Toddler Sleep and 5 Things You Need to Know | The Baby Sleep Site - Baby / Toddler Sleep Consultants

If you’ve followed this blog for awhile, you’re likely no stranger to the concept of sleep regressions. You’ve probably experienced them first-hand, …

Parenting

Bedtime battles with your toddler

Why does my toddler make bedtimes such a battle?<p>A toddler who refuses to go to sleep will challenge the patience of even the most serene parent. …

Parenting

Establishing good sleep habits: 24 to 36 months

What sleep problems happen at this age?<p>As your toddler gets older, you may face fresh challenges when it comes to settling him down at night and …