Autism 26 July '16
Learning a second or third language improves normal children's critical thinking skills, attention, self-control, reading and writing abilities, and mental flexibility. Children with developmental disorders such as autism could get the same benefits if given the chance.
Family Life 25 July '16
The study found that around 45 percent of couples who both drink alcohol were reported to being less irritated or angry with each other. The same can be said for couples who abstain from alcohol. Couples where only one partner drinks tend to have more disagreements and problems.
Behavior 25 July '16
Plenty of teens and young adults have mental health problems because they have selfish tendencies and believe that their situation is unique. This is why mental health organizations hold interactive assemblies at area schools so young people can meet and talk with others.
School 22 July '16
Despite NYC schools' notable improvements, almost all disciplinary actions are carried out on students of color. For years, low-level suspensions have included plenty of black, Latino, and disabled students and are deemed to be discriminatory.
News 21 July '16
Crystal Hefner experienced a variety of symptoms of breast implant illness. Breast implants -- both silicone and saline -- break down and start leaking after eight to 10 years.
Food 21 July '16
According to the CPSC, high levels of lead in the solder bead were found at the water bottle's exterior base. The bottles are made in China and distributed in the U.S. by a company in Spokane, Washington.
Teens/Young Adults 21 July '16
Diabetes is more prevalent in American teenagers than previous estimates.
School 20 July '16
The Lancaster School District in Pennsylvania rejected at least 30 students over the course of three years and sent them to disciplinary high schools instead. The students, who have stayed in refugee camps for years, wanted the classes and services provided by traditional high schools.
TV/ Movie 19 July '16
According to reports, Floriana Lima joins "Supergirl" Season 2 as Maggie Sawyer, a lesbian detective. Learn more about the new season here.
Autism 19 July '16
Jill Escher's theory goes back to the early days of her conception. According to Escher, the hormones her mother took when she's pregnant with her damaged her egg cells and increased the autism risk of her children.
Body 19 July '16
Asthma medications and hospitalizations were more common in people living near fracking operations throughout the country. Pollution and stress associated with fracking operations could be blamed for these asthma attacks.
Family Life 18 July '16
Around 8 million American drivers displayed angry and aggressive acts on the road. This includes intentionally hitting another vehicle or getting out of their cars to confront another driver.
Medicine 18 July '16
The CDC said that the Neisseria gonorrhoeae bacteria may be have bacome resistant to azithromycin and ceftriaxone drugs, which is used to treat gonorrhea. Doctors said there's a possibility that gonorrhea will become untreatable soon.
School 15 July '16
The update, which covers elementary, middle, and high school pupils, requires public schools to teach about LGBT rights and renowned gay Americans during history classes. The new curriculum guidelines reflect the state's commitment to diversity.
Health 15 July '16
Daisy Lynn Torres was halfway through her treatment at the Austin Children's Dentistry when the anesthesia complication occurred. The child was taken to the hospital but was pronounced dead after a few hours.
Games 15 July '16
Buckingham Palace is reportedly infested with rare "Pokemon Go" creature!
Health 14 July '16
Parents are great contributors to their children's health. A hands-off parenting style, for instance, encourages kids to consume unhealthy snacks because their parents aren't controlling them.
Toddler 13 July '16
The little girl stood on a toilet seat at home to reenact a lockdown drill they were taught at school as preparation if there's a shooter in the vicinity. Despite the lockdown drills' purpose, the fact that U.S. schools need that kind of preparedness breaks the hearts of parents everywhere.
Games 13 July '16
Administrators said visitors playing "Pokémon Go" while touring the site is a form of disrespect and inappropriate. They plead players to avoid the game while they're on the site's grounds.
Games 13 July '16
According to reports, "Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress" Season 2 will be delayed because the team is busy with "Attack on Titan" Season 2.
Body 12 July '16
Dogs are indeed man's best friend. Aside from being a loyal companion, dogs can also help their owners monitor their health conditions like type 1 diabetes and seizures.
Dads 11 July '16
Headlined by Ellen DeGeneres, "Finding Dory" tells the story of the amnesiac, blue-tang fish Dory. With the help of her pals Marlin (Albert Brooks) and Nemo (Hayden Rolence), Dory will brave the ocean as she tries to find her missing parents.
Family Life 11 July '16
A vigil was held in honor of fallen policemen, which included dads, in the Dallas shooting last week.