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If your partner has sex with someone else, it is considered infidelity - even if no emotions are involved. But it is also considered infidelity when your significant other develops a close personal relationship with someone else, even if...
A recent study conducted by researchers at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center has found that preschool age children are consuming more calories and fewer fruits, vegetables and milk outside of child care centers than what is recommended by the...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Children who participate in collaborative group work to learn about significant social issues become better decision-makers than their peers who learn the same curriculum through teacher-led discussions, a new study finds. More than 760 fifth-grade students were...
When it comes to improving the perceived value of a home, other than the “double A” – aesthetic appeal – few aspects are more important than the two C's: comfort and convenience. While we all have our individual preferences,...
If it's better to give than to receive, U of T Scarborough research shows that it's better to give an experience than a thing. New research by Cindy Chan, an assistant professor in U of T Scarborough's Department of Management...
To make your money work more efficiently you and your family should use every option available to help you conserve water in your home. There are a plethora of ways to save water in both the kitchen and bathroom...
Researchers have developed a play-based educational program that can teach babies a second language in just one hour per day. For years, scientists and parents alike have touted the benefits of introducing babies to two languages: Bilingual experience has been...
When children don’t go to school to avoid getting bullied for their race, gender, religion, disability, or sexual orientation, schools can lose tens of millions of dollars each year. That’s because those absences can lower average daily attendance rates, which...
A new study outlines which coping strategies work best for stressed children and teens. “Chronic stress is bad for adults, but it is particularly troublesome for children…” The study is a meta-analysis of more than 200 coping and emotion regulation studies...
The UK housing market may be looking up for those that already own property, but that doesn’t mean it’s simple to get on the property ladder – particularly if you are looking to buy in a place like Essex...