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Many Americans worry children are falling behind due to COVID-19, survey finds

Many Americans are concerned about the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on children, and there is broad support for summer school and tutoring...

CNN: How will school closures affect children in the long run? Wars, disease and natural disasters offer clues

London (CNN)Children across the globe have seen their schools closed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Reuters: Wrapped in plastic, no picnic for Hungarian teddy bears asleep in pandemic

HARSANY, Hungary (Reuters) - In a small village in eastern Hungary, more than 20,000 teddy bears are “hibernating” in a warehouse, waiting...

BBC: Poor diet: Children 20cm shorter as a result, analysis says

Poor diets for school-age children may contribute to an average height gap of 20cm (7.9in) between the tallest and shortest nations, an...

Reuters: Severe or fatal COVID-19 very rare in children, study finds

Children and young people are far less likely than adults to get severe cases of COVID-19 infection, and death from the pandemic...

Sweet-taste perception changes as children develop

Compared with adults, children and adolescents are less sensitive to the sweet taste and need 40% more sucrose in a solution for...

BBC: Why the way our children watch screens matters

Screen time for school-aged children decreases their ability to imagine the world, or the so-called 'mental imagery' skills. But...

Joint effort supports children with language-related disabilities

For children with severe speech or language impairments, not being able to fully communicate their thoughts and feelings often leads to significant...

Protective antibodies identified for rare, polio-like disease in children

Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Purdue University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison have isolated human monoclonal antibodies that potentially can...

Challenging yet positive parenting style benefits children’s development

When one talks about parenting, an image of the sensitive, caring mother—but not father—responding to a young child’s emotional needs often comes...
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NPR: A public payphone in China began ringing and ringing. Who was calling?

For years, the public payphone in Beijing — demurely shielded by its bulbous, yellow cover — sat underused, eclipsed by the rise...

[Champaign] UPGRADE YOUR ENTERTAINMENT AT The Virginia Theatre

The Virginia Theatre will have you booked for the entire month of October once you get a peek at their action entertainment enriched schedule!