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Artificial Intelligence Detects Early Signs of Autism in Infants - NOVA Next

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Artificial Intelligence Detects Early Signs of Autism in Infants
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By using artificial intelligence to decipher brain scans, researchers were able to predict with startling accuracy which high-risk infants ended up developing autism by age two. Detecting autism before age two has been notoriously difficult, in part ...

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The Non-Negotiables of Step-Parenting - Huffington Post

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The Non-Negotiables of Step-Parenting
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Step-parenting is tricky, not least because it means blending two cultures, cultures which can have as many hidden, nuanced differences and preferences, as obvious ones. They may have different communication styles, different ideas about humour, making ...

Why ADHD Isn't Due to Bad Parenting - TIME

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Why ADHD Isn't Due to Bad Parenting
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It's listed in the manual of psychiatric disorders as a validated mental health condition, yet there's a lingering sense that attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), especially among children, is in part due to poor parenting or parents who ...
People with ADHD have smaller brainsNew York Post
Brains of those with ADHD show smaller structures related to emotionfox6now.com
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is linked to delayed brain developmentWashington Post
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AAP: Provide Emergency Plan for Children with Severe Allergies ... - MedPage Today

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AAP: Provide Emergency Plan for Children with Severe Allergies ...
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Clinicians should help develop a plan for families and schools to use in the case of allergy-related emergencies, said the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Needed: An 'Action Plan' for Kids Prone to Severe Allergic ReactionsHealthDay

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8 Things I Wish People Knew About Parenting A Child With ADHD - Huffington Post

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8 Things I Wish People Knew About Parenting A Child With ADHD
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8 Things I Wish People Knew About Parenting A Child With ADHD. Most people who judge do it because they just don't know. 02/08/2017 05:07 pm ET | Updated 12 hours ago. Understood.org Understood is a free online resource for parents of kids with ...

The science of excruciating pain, as when parents step barefoot on a Lego brick - Washington Post

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The science of excruciating pain, as when parents step barefoot on a Lego brick
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The physical sensation of walking on the bricks, as thousands of parental feet have felt before him, was clear; Arnett's face wavered between the type of grimace perfected by Clint Eastwood and the numb smile perfected by Grimace the hamburger alien.

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Cyber security experts warn kids to be careful with social media apps - LocalNews8.com

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Cyber security experts warn kids to be careful with social media apps
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POCATELLO, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - Do your kids like to lip sync along to music? If so, there's an app for it that's becoming more and more popular. It's called "Musical.ly" and cyber security experts warn apps like it could be dangerous if kids aren't ...

9 Things To Remember When Meeting Your Step-Kids For The First Time - Huffington Post Canada

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9 Things To Remember When Meeting Your Step-Kids For The First Time
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Meeting step-children for the first time can be overwhelming not only for the child, but for the adult, too. Children are seeing a new face, and some adults experience parenting for the first time. "As a step-parent you are entering a situation where a ...

Why Autism Affects Boys More than Girls - TIME

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Why Autism Affects Boys More than Girls
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While the definition of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) has changed over the years, one thing has remained relatively constant: the fact that rates of ASD are anywhere from two to five times higher among boys than they are among girls. Until recently ...
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Autism more common in people whose brains are anatomically more male-likeMedical News Today
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Can parental education improve effectiveness of school-based BMI screening? - EurekAlert (press release)

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Can parental education improve effectiveness of school-based BMI screening?
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New Rochelle, NY, February 8, 2017--Parents of elementary school children who received body mass index (BMI) screening results together with educational material were significantly more likely to express their intent to change at least one obesity ...

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