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2014-11-10 12:25:11

Study investigates patterns of change in childhood obesity over time; data point to need for earlier interventions BOSTON, Nov.

2014-11-10 08:29:32

Musical Toy for Early Learning Recognized by Top Parenting Magazine CHICAGO, Nov.

2014-11-07 16:24:14

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2014-11-05 08:31:50

To meet holiday demand, Moose Toys flies in stock of award-winning toys - Shopkins(TM), Little Live Pets(TM), Beados(TM) and Mutant Mania(TM) LOS ANGELES, Nov.

2014-11-04 23:06:26

In an age of information overflow and increasing technological dependency, it's becoming more challenging for parents to remain engaged and find an appropriate balance for the role technology

2014-10-30 08:36:51

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2014-10-28 23:14:57

According to parenting specialist Toby Dauber with Morris Psychological Group, there are several reasons that a parent's dating may exacerbate a child's anxiety. Ms.

2014-10-27 12:30:23

FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND EQ BRAND FOR PRESCHOOLERS BASED ON CURRICULUM FROM THE YALE CENTER FOR EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE NEW YORK, Oct.

2014-10-27 12:27:23

24 kid-tested and approved products are all $100 or less NEW YORK, Oct.

2014-10-23 23:11:42

Drawing on the groundbreaking emotional work of Ryan Moalemi, this workshop offers caregivers cutting-edge training to meet their child’s important emotional needs San


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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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Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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