Parenting

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Dec 04, 2008
When is the right time to have another baby? Many couples, who plan to have more than one child, are often concerned about it. Age gap between children is a matter of a personal choice, financial considerations and health concerns. The decision when to have your next child will also influence the relationships within your family.

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Jul 11, 2008
Children show natural tendency to feel empathy for people suffering from pain and are aware of the injustice, scientists say.

Researchers at the University of Chicago studied the responses in children aged 7 to 12, using functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) scanning. The scans showed that children's responses were similar to those of adults when viewing the reaction to pain of other people.

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Jul 14, 2008
More than 35 percent of the children in the United States, Canada and Europe are now overweight. The excessive body weight puts them at risk of such health problems as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease as well as psychological distress. However, many parents know that persuading your kids to eat a healthy food can become a very difficult task.

If your children tend to skip vegetables and fruits and choose low nutritional snack, it may be the high time to change your eating habits.

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Feb 18, 2010
Children of mothers, who spoke several languages during pregnancy, were better prepared to learn more than one language, a new study suggests.