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Nurturing Parents Offset Poverty
2013-10-29 16:33:02

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study from the Washington University School of Medicine, children who live in poverty without nurturing parents may end up dealing with long-lasting negative consequences. According to the research, children living in poverty are less able to deal with stress and are more likely to develop life-long depression and learning disabilities. Conversely, those children who are nurtured are more likely to avoid these...

2013-10-28 23:28:21

Offering two basic product groups with special needs tricycles and special needs handcycles, Triaid delivers equipment that is appealing to both children and adults of all ages and abilities. With the crossover ability to be utilized for home, school, therapy or recreation, their tricycles and handcycles provide standard and optional features not found in competitors' products, a uniqueness that Triaid consistently strives to maintain. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) October 28, 2013...

2013-10-22 23:03:24

Comfort & Harmony™, brand of Kids II®, shares ideas for useful and appropriate baby shower gifts new parents are sure to appreciate. (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Prince Charles recently received a blue baby onesie for his grandson Prince George, reported Hello magazine (9.25.13). This gift is sure to be appreciated for its usefulness, but knowing what to buy for a baby shower gift is not always easy. This quick baby shower gift buying guide from Comfort & Harmony™ can help...

2013-10-21 23:26:44

Government is forced to become involved in struggling families and their adult offspring at the cost of almost one-quarter of state and one-half of county expenditures funded significantly by federal income taxes. The framework for action to reduce these costs is in Dr. Jack Westman's new book: Parent Power: The Key to America's Prosperity. Madison, WI (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 A new book, Parent Power: The Key to America's Prosperity, by Dr. Jack Westman reveals the power...

2013-10-17 23:23:07

Ingenuity™, brand of Kids II®, congratulates actor Vince Vaughn on the birth of his second child, a son, recommends Washable Playard. (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Ingenuity™ congratulates actor Vince Vaughn and his wife Kyla Weber on the birth of their first son, Vernon Lindsay. This is the second child for the couple, reported the Los Angeles Times (8.9.13). For busy parents who are looking to save time, Ingenuity recommends the Washable Playard with Dream Centre. The Ingenuity...

2013-10-17 23:22:37

Comfort & Harmony™, brand of Kids II®, weighs in on the importance of breastfeeding and offers suggestion for making it easier for both mom and child according to a recent Chicago Tribune article study. (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Studies consistently show that breast milk offers protection from respiratory infections, among other benefits. Long-term studies show that breast-fed babies also have lower rates of allergies, diabetes, gastrointestinal infections, childhood leukemia,...

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2010-10-11 19:48:16

The slinky consists of a helical spring that stretches and can bounce up and down. The spring can travel down stairs as it stretches and re-forms itself with the aid of gravity and momentum. Invented by Richard James in 1940's the slinky was demonstrated at Gimbels department store in 1945. The store sold its entire inventory of 400 units in ninety minutes. James Industries was formed to manufacture the slinky. It was until 1998 that the James family cashed in by selling the company to...

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