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How to discipline children with ADHD

Health - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 06:56
The disturbing video of the 8-year-old Kentucky boy with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, also known as ADHD, who was allegedly handcuffed at the biceps by a sheriff's deputy at his elementary school, has led to a national debate about what is the best way to discipline and deal with children with disabilities.









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Should Marissa Mayer take maternity leave?

Health - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 18:38
Few would question a new dad returning quickly to work; why would they judge the personal choice of Yahoo's CEO, however she decides?









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Chelsea Clinton: The lurking threat to child survival

Health - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 13:37
Sometimes, when we look around, it can seem that our world is worse off than it's ever been. But despite intractable problems, there is good news: Untold millions of people are living healthier, more productive and more secure lives than ever before.









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Actor RJ Mitte is breaking boundaries

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U.S. Ebola victims: Where are they now?

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10 ways to skip the gym and still burn calories

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One man's poop is another's medicine

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Brain-eating amoeba kills 14-year-old

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Help stop female genital mutilation

Health - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 06:43
A UNICEF report revealed in 2013, 3.6 million girls and women were affected by female genital mutilation (FGM). If nothing is done to stop it that number could more than double by 2050.









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Here's how to calculate your heart's age

Health - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 06:43










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Longevity tips from 11 centenarians

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Going public with depression

Health - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 09:05
I am 14 years old, it's the middle of the afternoon, and I'm curled into a ball at the bottom of the stairs. I've intended to drag my uncooperative limbs upstairs to my dark disaster of a bedroom and sleep until everything hurts a little less, but my body and brain have simply drained down. I crumple into a bony, frizzy-haired heap on the gold shag rug, convinced that the only thing I have left to offer the world is the removal of my ugly presence from it, but at that moment, I'm too exhausted to do anything about it.









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Japan's worst day for teen suicides

Health - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 07:02
Nanae Munemasa was at elementary school when the bullying started.









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How dangerous are brain-eating amoebas?

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The tiny killer spreading 'Break bone fever'

Health - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 06:43










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