The latest episode of the Antiques Roadshow saw presenter Fiona Bruce introducing a special edition of the BBC programme at the Black Country museum in the West Midlands. There were a number of impressive finds throughout the day, but one of the more surprising ones involved a small wooden child’s toy. Having turned the item […]
The first long-term study on how screen time affects children’s brains found more than 2 hours a day could do major damage
Adam Berry / Getty A new and ongoing study from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is testing how screen time affects children’s brains, CBS News reported. When complete, the study will have followed more than 11,000 children for a decade, monitoring how digital screens like smartphones, video games, and tablets are changing the young […]
Last month, a study published in the Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics described just how prevalent advertising is in apps geared towards children, and its findings have now led three Senators to ask the FTC to investigate. Senators Ed Markey (D-MA), Tom Udall (D-NM) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) sent a letter to the commission […]
A special team at CHEO made up of nurses, mental health workers, social workers and photographers are assigned and trained to spot abuse and neglect.
There’s no reason why education should be a bore for kids. Thanks to the wonders of YouTube, they can now find fun, informative, and important videos that can make them smarter one clip at a time.Here are 19 Youtube children’s videos to send your kids off into an exciting world of new possibilities: 1. How […]
At least eight people, including children and adults, were injured in a “major incident” at a Bradford playground for kids aged 0-12. Reports say a man broke into the facility and wreaked havoc there. The Alphabet Zoo in Bradford shut down following the incident and a police cordon was placed there, the management said on […]
Superhero Bits: ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Deleted Scenes, Gal Gadot Visits Children’s Hospital as Wonder Woman & More
Want to see a stop-motion short with Superman taking on T-1000 and teaming up with RoboCop? Could the quantum realm be the Marvel Cinematic Universe version of the Negative Zone? Are animals in danger from the snap of Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War? What can we expect from the Ant-Man and the Wasp deleted scenes […]
Jim Carrey reunites with Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind director Michel Gondry for Kidding, a new Showtime series about a children’s television host whose life begins to implode. Watch the Kidding trailer below. Kidding Trailer Well this trailer just came out of nowhere and knocked me on my ass. This looks great. Kidding stars Jim Carrey as Jeff, AKA Mr. Pickles, […]
Edith Mendoza was working at Damayan, a migrant workers’ organization, when she met a young woman, Sherile Pahagas, whose story was eerily like her own. Both Mendoza and Pahagas were from the Philippines. Both had searched for work on a website called greataupair.com. Both had found work at the home of a German diplomat and […]
There are no plans to include in-patient beds for children and teens with mental health problems at Saskatchewan’s new children’s hospital.