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2012-07-24 13:08:25

CAMH's OSDUHS Mental Health and Well-Being Report released today An ongoing survey of Ontario students in grades 7 to 12 conducted for the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) shows that while the majority of students have healthy relationships and report overall good mental and physical health, some negative trends, especially among girls, have raised concerns. The 2011 Ontario Student Drug Use and Health Survey (OSDUHS) Mental Health and Well-Being Report released today...

Special-Ed Students More Likely To Be Bullied And Be Bullies
2012-07-03 08:06:52

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Go Big. Big Ideas. Big Potential. Big Impact. This is the philosophy of the University of Nebraska, Lincoln (UNL). And scientists from UNL have done just that with their research findings, delving into the intricate layers of the bully debate that has captivated the country. They recently found that students who have services based on special-education needs for behavioral problems, as well as those who have obvious disabilities,...

2012-06-04 23:00:34

Workplace bullying can be the silent killer of an individual's self-esteem, physical and emotional well-being. Call it what it is; workplace bullying is aggressive, even violent, behavior that needs great attention for millions of people who are employed and experiencing its devastating effects. Columbia, SC (PRWEB) June 04, 2012 "Bullying is aggressive, even violent behavior, that should not be tolerated at home, at school, at work, no where," says Dr. Yvonne Corppetts, who lectures on...

2012-05-17 23:11:59

One Call Now has joined forces with The Million T-Shirt March and The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program for the nation's largest and most ambitious anti-bullying rally ever attempted, The Million T-Shirt March Against Bullying. TROY, OH (PRWEB) May 17, 2012 One Call Now has joined forces with The Million T-Shirt March and The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program for the nation's largest and most ambitious anti-bullying rally ever attempted, The Million T-Shirt March Against Bullying....

2012-05-04 23:02:01

Beaumont Children´s Hospital has launched Michigan´s first hospital-based, anti-bullying program to raise awareness, provide supportive counseling and develop research-based bullying programs. Royal Oak, Mich. (PRWEB) May 04, 2012 Beaumont Children´s Hospital has launched Michigan´s first hospital-based, anti-bullying program to raise awareness, provide supportive counseling and develop research-based bullying programs. Based at Beaumont Children´s Hospital in Royal...

Bullying Victims More Likely To Harm Themselves
2012-04-28 04:47:17

A new study from researchers at King's College London has discovered that children who are bullied early on in life are more likely to self-harm during early adolescence, up to the age of 12. In an April 26 statement, the British Medical Journal (BMJ), which published the study, said that the authors studied more than 1,000 pairs of twins, all of whom were born in either 1994 or 1995 in England or Wales. Each of the children studied were contacted at the ages of five, seven, ten, and...

2012-04-27 21:36:36

Those exposed to family adversity or maltreatment at greatest risk Research: Bullying victimization and risk of self harm in early adolescence: longitudinal cohort study. Children who are bullied in childhood are up to three times more likely to self harm up to the age of 12, a study published today on bmj.com suggests. The authors from King's College London carried out a study on just over a 1000 pairs of twins at five, seven, 10 and 12 years of age. All children were born in...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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