Thursday, August 11th, 2011
Four Parenting Styles That Impact Your Child’s Mental Health
The results of a three-year study show that matching your parenting style to your child’s personality can greatly reduce the youngster’s risk of depression and anxiety.
Breakfasts With Protein, Fiber Start the School Year Right
New research shows that you’ll feel full longer and may get less hungry throughout the day if your first meal has protein-rich foods, such as eggs, Greek yogurt, low-fat dairy products or lean meat, and fiber-filled fare, such whole-wheat bread, whole-grain cereal, fruit and vegetables.
More Children Hospitalized With Skin Infections
Severe skin infections that resist antibiotics have become one of the most common reasons children are hospitalized, new data show.
Athletes to Get Help Prepping for College
The students will learn rudimentary study skills and time-management techniques; take an SAT preparation course designed by The Princeton Review; and discover how to navigate the admissions process and financial aid. This College Readiness Initiative is the latest push by the Boston Scholar Athlete Program, a charitable foundation working to fix chronic failings in Boston’s high school sports programs.