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Is Lifting Safe for Children?

My mother never taught me how to be physically strong. Sure, she showed me what it meant to be mentally strong, emotionally strong, and transcend strength into my work, education, and personal aspirations — but being physically strong was not something I learned from her. I wish it had been though. Sure, she brought me… Read More »

'Kids are falling off': Why fewer children have health insurance now – NBC News

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Dec. 8, 2018 / 2:58 PM GMT By Elizabeth Chuck Raquel Cruz has a lot of stress in her life. A single mother of three daughters, she is the manager of a small health clinic… Read More »

Nicotine could cause mental defects in children if fathers smoke

A father’s smoking habits could affect the brain of his child and even grandchildren, new research shows. Scientists have found evidence that nicotine exposure could cause a chemical change in key sperm genes. Scientists tested on some mice and they were given drinking water that was laced with low doses of nicotine during the stage in life when… Read More »