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Parents urge early screening, intervention for changing course of autism - 6abc.com

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Parents urge early screening, intervention for changing course of autism
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Dr. Amanda Bennett of Children's Hospital says guidelines now recommend EVERY child be screened for autism at 18, 24, and 30 months. The screening tool is called the M-CHAT - Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers. "We're looking for children who ...
 

7 Early Signs Of Learning Disabilities In Kids - BoldSky

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7 Early Signs Of Learning Disabilities In Kids
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If you have a toddler and if he/she has been having trouble with school work or you feel that he/she may not be grasping things at a normal rate, then you may be rather concerned. Well, although it is quite common for some children to develop certain ...
 

The role of exercise in managing ADHD - Health24

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The role of exercise in managing ADHD
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More and more children across the globe are being diagnosed with and placed on medication for ADHD. Hyperactive children can be extremely disruptive, especially in a group or classroom situation, and medication might seem to be the most convenient ...
 

Parents, our children are going viral and it's not always good - 13WMAZ.com

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Parents, our children are going viral and it's not always good
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Also, obviously, let's talk to our kids about not being racist, hateful and mean-spirited. Combine the two talks and you can hopefully have a child get through those awkward years with search results free and clear of public shaming AND stupid mistakes.

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New apps take high school bullying and threats to a new level. - Monterey County Weekly

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New apps take high school bullying and threats to a new level.
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The social media app was first released in fall 2015; since then, posts about Monterey County schools have included threats that have resulted in the arrest of one student; the request from the Monterey County Sheriff's Office that another student be ...

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Parents Often Using TVs, Tablets as 'Electronic Babysitters' - Arizona Daily Star

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Parents Often Using TVs, Tablets as 'Electronic Babysitters'
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Parental interaction was rare during these times. About 58 percent of families had zero instances of parent-child conversation regarding the media the child was watching. In 35 percent of cases, parents engaged in dialogue in one-third or fewer of the ...

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Tough to manage privacy alone on social media: Report - ETTelecom.com

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Tough to manage privacy alone on social media: Report
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Tough to manage privacy alone on social media: Report. With the world growing increasingly social with a large number of people connecting online, privacy management has become a more collaborative issue, finds a new research.IANS | 16 May 2016, ...
 

For ADHD, Start With Behavior Therapy, Not Drugs, Says the CDC - Health.com

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For ADHD, Start With Behavior Therapy, Not Drugs, Says the CDC
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This should include a discussion about behavior therapy as a first step, she said. ADHD causes hyperactivity, impulsiveness and attention problems. About 2 million of the more than 6 million American children with ADHD ... In eight or more behavioral ...
 

Champions of Children's Privacy - American Libraries

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Champions of Children's Privacy
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“The vast majority of teens on social media are aware of privacy issues, but they conceptualize privacy differently,” says Agosto. “Most teens believe personal privacy doesn't exist—that it's impossible to live a life that's private in today's world ...
 

Parent's guide to sending your kid to college - KSL.com

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Parent's guide to sending your kid to college
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Back-to-school season is fast approaching, and you're likely stressing about all the things you need to do before then to get your kids ready. If you thought the to-do lists for primary school were odious, wait until you see what's required for college ...

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