Finance & Family Archive
19 Things I Wish I'd Known About Having a Child With Autism21/05/2019 06:00am | 692 views
By Ronnie Koenig & Laura T. Coffey
There's a saying that's often repeated because it's true: If you've met one person with autism, you've met one person with autism. That's because children (and adults) on the autism spectrum are very different from one another. There is no one correct road map to follow when raising, teaching and loving them.
Kids at Risk of Depression More likely to be Bullied20/05/2019 06:00am | 711 views
By Kashmira Gander
Spanking children could raise the risk of antisocial behavior in adulthood, scientists believe. Children at risk of developing mental health disorders such as depression and ADHD are more likely to be bullied, according to scientists.
FDA: Dozens of Seizures Reported After Vaping, Mostly by Young People03/05/2019 06:00am | 775 views
By Jayne O'Donnell
At least 35 people reported seizures after using electronic cigarettes over the past decade, the Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday.
Learning How To Support Loved Ones With A Personality Disorder20/04/2019 06:00am | 1204 views
In past studies on psychological conditions, almost 15% of the American population was diagnosed with one or more personality disorder. Monolingual Hispanics make up 30% of patients diagnosed with a personality disorder, based on asample study done in 2010. Despite the growing prevalence of personality disorders, not many people are aware of how they may affect everyday activities. There are ten identified personality disorders broken down into three different clusters, with each focusing on one or more aspects of a certain personality trait. Of the three clusters, Cluster B seems to be one of the most ostracized groups in need of support. Knowing the signs of onset and effectively providing an open space where they can talk about how they feel will encourage more openness and understanding in the community.
US Health Officials Move to Tighten Sales of E-Cigarettes16/04/2019 06:00am | 818 views
U.S. health regulators are moving ahead with a plan to keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of teenagers by restricting sales of most flavored products in convenience stores and online.