Child Custody: The formally authorized guardianship or care of a CHILD.Hospitals, Pediatric: Special hospitals which provide care for ill children.Parents: Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.Obesity: A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The standards may vary with age, sex, genetic or cultural background. In the BODY MASS INDEX, a BMI greater than 30.0 kg/m2 is considered obese, and a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2 is considered morbidly obese (MORBID OBESITY).Editorial Policies: The guidelines and policy statements set forth by the editor(s) or editorial board of a publication.BostonPrisonersSan FranciscoDivorce: Legal dissolution of an officially recognized marriage relationship.CaliforniaBays: An area of water mostly surrounded by land, usually smaller than a gulf, and affording access to the sea.Dissent and Disputes: Differences of opinion or disagreements that may arise, for example, between health professionals and patients or their families, or against a political regime.Los AngelesChild Welfare: Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the child.Webcasts as Topic: Transmission of live or pre-recorded audio or video content via connection or download from the INTERNET.Foster Home Care: Families who care for neglected children or patients unable to care for themselves.Famous PersonsNorth CarolinaSuperstitions: A belief or practice which lacks adequate basis for proof; an embodiment of fear of the unknown, magic, and ignorance.Joints: Also known as articulations, these are points of connection between the ends of certain separate bones, or where the borders of other bones are juxtaposed.Bacteremia: The presence of viable bacteria circulating in the blood. Fever, chills, tachycardia, and tachypnea are common acute manifestations of bacteremia. The majority of cases are seen in already hospitalized patients, most of whom have underlying diseases or procedures which render their bloodstreams susceptible to invasion.Blogging: Using an INTERNET based personal journal which may consist of reflections, comments, and often hyperlinks.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Advertising as Topic: The act or practice of calling public attention to a product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers, magazines, on radio, or on television. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Periodicals as Topic: A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.Police: Agents of the law charged with the responsibility of maintaining and enforcing law and order among the citizenry.Lawyers: Persons whose profession is to give legal advice and assistance to clients and represent them in legal matters. (American Heritage Dictionary, 3d ed)Child Care: Care of CHILDREN in the home or in an institution.Telefacsimile: A telecommunication system combining the transmission of a document scanned at a transmitter, its reconstruction at a receiving station, and its duplication there by a copier.Violence: Individual or group aggressive behavior which is socially non-acceptable, turbulent, and often destructive. It is precipitated by frustrations, hostility, prejudices, etc.United StatesDomestic Violence: Deliberate, often repetitive physical, verbal, and/or other types of abuse by one or more members against others of a household.Criminal Psychology: The branch of psychology which investigates the psychology of crime with particular reference to the personality factors of the criminal.Sex Offenses: Any violation of established legal or moral codes in respect to sexual behavior.Criminals: Persons who have committed a crime or have been convicted of a crime.Lie Detection: Ascertaining of deception through detection of emotional disturbance as manifested by changes in physiologic processes usually using a polygraph.FloridaMinors: A person who has not attained the age at which full civil rights are accorded.Pollination: The transfer of POLLEN grains (male gametes) to the plant ovule (female gamete).Visitors to Patients: Patients' guests and rules for visiting.House Calls: Visits to the patient's home by professional personnel for the purpose of diagnosis and/or treatment.Transients and Migrants: People who frequently change their place of residence.Newspapers: Publications printed and distributed daily, weekly, or at some other regular and usually short interval, containing news, articles of opinion (as editorials and letters), features, advertising, and announcements of current interest. (Webster's 3d ed)United States Dept. of Health and Human Services: A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with administering those agencies and offices having programs pertaining to health and human services.Coroners and Medical Examiners: Physicians appointed to investigate all cases of sudden or violent death.Filtration: A process of separating particulate matter from a fluid, such as air or a liquid, by passing the fluid carrier through a medium that will not pass the particulates. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Diseases in Twins: Disorders affecting TWINS, one or both, at any age.Altitude: A vertical distance measured from a known level on the surface of a planet or other celestial body.Water Microbiology: The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in water. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.Posters as Topic: Single or multi-sheet notices made to attract attention to events, activities, causes, goods, or services. They are for display, usually in a public place and are chiefly pictorial.PostersTars: Viscous materials composed of complex, high-molecular-weight compounds derived from the distillation of petroleum or the destructive distillation of wood or coal. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)ArchivesCongresses as Topic: Conferences, conventions or formal meetings usually attended by delegates representing a special field of interest.Audiovisual Aids: Auditory and visual instructional materials.