You’ve heard it before: Parents should set limits on how much time their kids spend in front of screens. But what looks like harmless fun could be dangerous. A recently published study found that 18 percent of 9 to 10 year olds who spent more than 3 hours a day on screens could be at higher risk of type 2 diabetes.
Muslims in the Middle Eastern countries will have to fast for up to 17 hours daily (from dawn to dusk) during Ramadan.
Kids growing up in the city are significantly more likely than those raised in the country to have psychotic experiences, such as hearing voices and experiencing intense paranoia.
Despite decades of educational reform and legal efforts, many US schools are experiencing increasing segregation, with 16 percent of public schools serving both minority and high poverty students.
Violence is a learnt behavior. Studies have shown that if a person is exposed to a lot of violence through the media or their families, they are also inclined to turn violent over time (Family abuse: Men need to know violence is unmanly; May 19).
The founder of the Islamic Republic said that God the Almighty had extended assistance in liberating the Iranian border port city of Khorramshahr from the occupation of enemy’s forces.
Mulla Sadra’s school of philosophy, like all other philosophies, exceeds the borders of nationality and geography. His ideals belong to all humans and societies, who have always desired a strong rational framework, or skeleton to understand and interpret their existence.
May 22nd marks the national day of commemorating Mulla Sadra, the great Iranian philosopher. On the occasion of the International Congress of Mulla Sadra held on May 22, 1999, Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of The Islamic Revolution, issued a message: the message was read by Doctor Haddad Adel as the first session of the conference commenced.
Americans are lacking in confidence when it comes to math. Restaurants now print the suggested tip on receipts because so many customers struggle to calculate it — an exercise that draws on fourth grade-level abilities.
A study by New York University has found older adults need to be made aware of the risk of falls outdoors, an area often neglected compared to indoor falls.
Over 1,000 environmental schools will be established nationwide through private investment, said the head of Department of the Environment.
Every generation winces when the previous one recalls how much better life was in their day. But one thing everyone remembers is playing outside as a child.
The number of children traveling alone has increased fivefold since 2010, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said , warning that many young refugees and migrants are taking highly dangerous routes, often at the mercy of traffickers, to reach their destinations.
More than one in 10 American children spend more than half their childhood in poverty — that’s a whopping nine million kids. Most of these children, the majority of whom are African American, are trapped in a cycle of deprivation: As young adults, they’re unlikely to be in school or working, and their children will likely follow a similar path. But a small percentage manage to escape their circumstances and become economically successful.
Talking to yourself out loud is not a sign of madness but could indicate a high level of intelligence, a study revealed.
When it comes to educational apps for kids, interactivity can either help or hinder learning and researchers are beginning to understand which strategies really benefit children.
Children in low-income families have an increased chance of thriving when their caregiver relationships include certain positive characteristics, according to new research.