Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the child.
Children with mental or physical disabilities that interfere with usual activities of daily living and that may require accommodation or intervention.
Any observable response or action of a child from 24 months through 12 years of age. For neonates or children younger than 24 months, INFANT BEHAVIOR is available.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
The training or bringing-up of children by parents or parent-substitutes. It is used also for child rearing practices in different societies, at different economic levels, in different ethnic groups, etc. It differs from PARENTING in that in child rearing the emphasis is on the act of training or bringing up the child and the interaction between the parent and child, while parenting emphasizes the responsibility and qualities of exemplary behavior of the parent.
A child who is receiving long-term in-patient services or who resides in an institutional setting.
Disturbances considered to be pathological based on age and stage appropriateness, e.g., conduct disturbances and anaclitic depression. This concept does not include psychoneuroses, psychoses, or personality disorders with fixed patterns.
The study of normal and abnormal behavior of children.
Child with one or more parents afflicted by a physical or mental disorder.
The giving of attention to the special dental needs of children, including the prevention of tooth diseases and instruction in dental hygiene and dental health. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.
Child who has lost both parents through death or desertion.
Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition, occurring in children ages 2 to 12 years.
The language and sounds expressed by a child at a particular maturational stage in development.
Nutritional physiology of children aged 2-12 years.
Number of deaths of children between one year of age to 12 years of age in a given population.
Female parents, human or animal.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
The interactions between parent and child.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The formally authorized guardianship or care of a CHILD.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Severe distortions in the development of many basic psychological functions that are not normal for any stage in development. These distortions are manifested in sustained social impairment, speech abnormalities, and peculiar motor movements.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
An infant during the first month after birth.
A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.
The distance from the sole to the crown of the head with body standing on a flat surface and fully extended.
A form of bronchial disorder with three distinct components: airway hyper-responsiveness (RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY), airway INFLAMMATION, and intermittent AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION. It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).
Educational institutions.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
A child or adolescent who is deserted by parents or parent substitutes without regard for its future care.
Interaction between a mother and child.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Spontaneous or voluntary recreational activities pursued for enjoyment and accessories or equipment used in the activities; includes games, toys, etc.
Special hospitals which provide care for ill children.
Deviations from the average values for a specific age and sex in any or all of the following: height, weight, skeletal proportions, osseous development, or maturation of features. Included here are both acceleration and retardation of growth.
The study of NUTRITION PROCESSES as well as the components of food, their actions, interaction, and balance in relation to health and disease of children, infants or adolescents.
A disorder beginning in childhood. It is marked by the presence of markedly abnormal or impaired development in social interaction and communication and a markedly restricted repertoire of activity and interest. Manifestations of the disorder vary greatly depending on the developmental level and chronological age of the individual. (DSM-V)
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
The ability to learn and to deal with new situations and to deal effectively with tasks involving abstractions.
Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.
Conditions characterized by language abilities (comprehension and expression of speech and writing) that are below the expected level for a given age, generally in the absence of an intellectual impairment. These conditions may be associated with DEAFNESS; BRAIN DISEASES; MENTAL DISORDERS; or environmental factors.
An increased liquidity or decreased consistency of FECES, such as running stool. Fecal consistency is related to the ratio of water-holding capacity of insoluble solids to total water, rather than the amount of water present. Diarrhea is not hyperdefecation or increased fecal weight.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.
The gradual expansion in complexity and meaning of symbols and sounds as perceived and interpreted by the individual through a maturational and learning process. Stages in development include babbling, cooing, word imitation with cognition, and use of short sentences.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
Size and composition of the family.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
A behavior disorder originating in childhood in which the essential features are signs of developmentally inappropriate inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. Although most individuals have symptoms of both inattention and hyperactivity-impulsivity, one or the other pattern may be predominant. The disorder is more frequent in males than females. Onset is in childhood. Symptoms often attenuate during late adolescence although a minority experience the full complement of symptoms into mid-adulthood. (From DSM-V)
Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.
Gradual increase in the number, the size, and the complexity of cells of an individual. Growth generally results in increase in ORGAN WEIGHT; BODY WEIGHT; and BODY HEIGHT.
The technique that deals with the measurement of the size, weight, and proportions of the human or other primate body.
State of the body in relation to the consumption and utilization of nutrients.
Financial assistance provided by the government to indigent families with dependent children who meet certain requirements as defined by the Social Security Act, Title IV, in the U.S.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
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).
Male parents, human or animal.
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Noises, normal and abnormal, heard on auscultation over any part of the RESPIRATORY TRACT.
Voluntary acceptance of a child of other parents to be as one's own child, usually with legal confirmation.
Standardized tests that measure the present general ability or aptitude for intellectual performance.
Families who care for neglected children or patients unable to care for themselves.
Localized destruction of the tooth surface initiated by decalcification of the enamel followed by enzymatic lysis of organic structures and leading to cavity formation. If left unchecked, the cavity may penetrate the enamel and dentin and reach the pulp.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.
Procedures and programs that facilitate the development or skill acquisition in infants and young children who have disabilities, who are at risk for developing disabilities, or who are gifted. It includes programs that are designed to prevent handicapping conditions in infants and young children and family-centered programs designed to affect the functioning of infants and children with special needs. (From Journal of Early Intervention, Editorial, 1989, vol. 13, no. 1, p. 3; A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, prepared for the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, 1976)
Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.
The nursing of an infant at the breast.
Persons who provide care to those who need supervision or assistance in illness or disability. They may provide the care in the home, in a hospital, or in an institution. Although caregivers include trained medical, nursing, and other health personnel, the concept also refers to parents, spouses, or other family members, friends, members of the clergy, teachers, social workers, fellow patients.
The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
An indicator of body density as determined by the relationship of BODY WEIGHT to BODY HEIGHT. BMI=weight (kg)/height squared (m2). BMI correlates with body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE). Their relationship varies with age and gender. For adults, BMI falls into these categories: below 18.5 (underweight); 18.5-24.9 (normal); 25.0-29.9 (overweight); 30.0 and above (obese). (National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Tests designed to assess language behavior and abilities. They include tests of vocabulary, comprehension, grammar and functional use of language, e.g., Development Sentence Scoring, Receptive-Expressive Emergent Language Scale, Parsons Language Sample, Utah Test of Language Development, Michigan Language Inventory and Verbal Language Development Scale, Illinois Test of Psycholinguistic Abilities, Northwestern Syntax Screening Test, Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test, Ammons Full-Range Picture Vocabulary Test, and Assessment of Children's Language Comprehension.
Surgical removal of a tonsil or tonsils. (Dorland, 28th ed)
The range or frequency distribution of a measurement in a population (of organisms, organs or things) that has not been selected for the presence of disease or abnormality.
A status with BODY WEIGHT that is above certain standard of acceptable or desirable weight. In the scale of BODY MASS INDEX, overweight is defined as having a BMI of 25.0-29.9 kg/m2. Overweight may or may not be due to increases in body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE), hence overweight does not equal "over fat".
Conditions characterized by a significant discrepancy between an individual's perceived level of intellect and their ability to acquire new language and other cognitive skills. These disorders may result from organic or psychological conditions. Relatively common subtypes include DYSLEXIA, DYSCALCULIA, and DYSGRAPHIA.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
The consequences of exposing the FETUS in utero to certain factors, such as NUTRITION PHYSIOLOGICAL PHENOMENA; PHYSIOLOGICAL STRESS; DRUGS; RADIATION; and other physical or chemical factors. These consequences are observed later in the offspring after BIRTH.
An imbalanced nutritional status resulted from insufficient intake of nutrients to meet normal physiological requirement.
Disease having a short and relatively severe course.
Excision of the adenoids. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
Hospital units providing continuous surveillance and care to acutely ill infants and children. Neonates are excluded since INTENSIVE CARE UNITS, NEONATAL is available.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of ETHIOPIA, west of SOMALIA with TANZANIA to its south, and coastline on the Indian Ocean. Its capital is Nairobi.
A state of harmony between internal needs and external demands and the processes used in achieving this condition. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
Living facilities for humans.
The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.
Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition, occurring in infants ages 1 month to 24 months.
Children who have reached maturity or the legal age of majority.
Excrement from the INTESTINES, containing unabsorbed solids, waste products, secretions, and BACTERIA of the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.
A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.
An abnormal elevation of body temperature, usually as a result of a pathologic process.
A syndrome produced by severe protein deficiency, characterized by retarded growth, changes in skin and hair pigment, edema, and pathologic changes in the liver, including fatty infiltration, necrosis, and fibrosis. The word is a local name in Gold Coast, Africa, meaning "displaced child". Although first reported from Africa, kwashiorkor is now known throughout the world, but mainly in the tropics and subtropics. It is considered to be related to marasmus. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.
Devices used to protect and restrain infant and child automotive passengers.
Education of the individual who markedly deviates intellectually, physically, socially, or emotionally from those considered to be normal, thus requiring special instruction.
INFLAMMATION of any segment of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT from ESOPHAGUS to RECTUM. Causes of gastroenteritis are many including genetic, infection, HYPERSENSITIVITY, drug effects, and CANCER.
The transmission and reproduction of transient images of fixed or moving objects. An electronic system of transmitting such images together with sound over a wire or through space by apparatus that converts light and sound into electrical waves and reconverts them into visible light rays and audible sound. (From Webster, 3rd ed)
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
A soft, grayish metal with poisonous salts; atomic number 82, atomic weight 207.19, symbol Pb. (Dorland, 28th)
The confinement of a patient in a hospital.
Inflammation of the MIDDLE EAR including the AUDITORY OSSICLES and the EUSTACHIAN TUBE.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
A clinical condition resulting from repeated physical and psychological injuries inflicted on a child by the parents or caregivers.
A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.
A neoplasm characterized by abnormalities of the lymphoid cell precursors leading to excessive lymphoblasts in the marrow and other organs. It is the most common cancer in children and accounts for the vast majority of all childhood leukemias.
Subnormal intellectual functioning which originates during the developmental period. This has multiple potential etiologies, including genetic defects and perinatal insults. Intelligence quotient (IQ) scores are commonly used to determine whether an individual has an intellectual disability. IQ scores between 70 and 79 are in the borderline range. Scores below 67 are in the disabled range. (from Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1992, Ch55, p28)
Predisposition to react to one's environment in a certain way; usually refers to mood changes.
Intellectual or mental process whereby an organism obtains knowledge.
Performance of complex motor acts.
Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition.
Marked impairments in the development of motor coordination such that the impairment interferes with activities of daily living. (From DSM-V)
Administration of vaccines to stimulate the host's immune response. This includes any preparation intended for active immunological prophylaxis.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
Institutions for the housing and care of orphans, foundlings, and abandoned children. They have existed as such since the medieval period but the heading is applicable to such usage also in modern parlance.
Adaptation of the person to the social environment. Adjustment may take place by adapting the self to the environment or by changing the environment. (From Campbell, Psychiatric Dictionary, 1996)
Personality construct referring to an individual's perception of the locus of events as determined internally by his or her own behavior versus fate, luck, or external forces. (ERIC Thesaurus, 1996).
Statistical models in which the value of a parameter for a given value of a factor is assumed to be equal to a + bx, where a and b are constants. The models predict a linear regression.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Malaria caused by PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM. This is the severest form of malaria and is associated with the highest levels of parasites in the blood. This disease is characterized by irregularly recurring febrile paroxysms that in extreme cases occur with acute cerebral, renal, or gastrointestinal manifestations.
Success in bringing an effort to the desired end; the degree or level of success attained in some specified area (esp. scholastic) or in general.
Equipment and furniture used by infants and babies in the home, car, and play area.
The top portion of the pharynx situated posterior to the nose and superior to the SOFT PALATE. The nasopharynx is the posterior extension of the nasal cavities and has a respiratory function.
Efforts and designs to reduce the incidence of unexpected undesirable events in various environments and situations.
The behavior patterns associated with or characteristic of a mother.
"Decayed, missing and filled teeth," a routinely used statistical concept in dentistry.
A class of statistical methods applicable to a large set of probability distributions used to test for correlation, location, independence, etc. In most nonparametric statistical tests, the original scores or observations are replaced by another variable containing less information. An important class of nonparametric tests employs the ordinal properties of the data. Another class of tests uses information about whether an observation is above or below some fixed value such as the median, and a third class is based on the frequency of the occurrence of runs in the data. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1284; Corsini, Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1987, p764-5)
Child who has no siblings.
A period in the human life in which the development of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal system takes place and reaches full maturity. The onset of synchronized endocrine events in puberty lead to the capacity for reproduction (FERTILITY), development of secondary SEX CHARACTERISTICS, and other changes seen in ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT.
Behavioral, psychological, and social relations among various members of the nuclear family and the extended family.
Contamination of the air by tobacco smoke.
The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens from one generation to another. It includes transmission in utero or intrapartum by exposure to blood and secretions, and postpartum exposure via breastfeeding.
A protozoan disease caused in humans by four species of the PLASMODIUM genus: PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM; PLASMODIUM VIVAX; PLASMODIUM OVALE; and PLASMODIUM MALARIAE; and transmitted by the bite of an infected female mosquito of the genus ANOPHELES. Malaria is endemic in parts of Asia, Africa, Central and South America, Oceania, and certain Caribbean islands. It is characterized by extreme exhaustion associated with paroxysms of high FEVER; SWEATING; shaking CHILLS; and ANEMIA. Malaria in ANIMALS is caused by other species of plasmodia.
Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.
Any behavior caused by or affecting another individual, usually of the same species.
The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal.
The determination and evaluation of personality attributes by interviews, observations, tests, or scales. Articles concerning personality measurement are considered to be within scope of this term.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
The training or molding of an individual through various relationships, educational agencies, and social controls, which enables him to become a member of a particular society.
Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.
City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.
The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.
A chromosome disorder associated either with an extra chromosome 21 or an effective trisomy for chromosome 21. Clinical manifestations include hypotonia, short stature, brachycephaly, upslanting palpebral fissures, epicanthus, Brushfield spots on the iris, protruding tongue, small ears, short, broad hands, fifth finger clinodactyly, Simian crease, and moderate to severe INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY. Cardiac and gastrointestinal malformations, a marked increase in the incidence of LEUKEMIA, and the early onset of ALZHEIMER DISEASE are also associated with this condition. Pathologic features include the development of NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES in neurons and the deposition of AMYLOID BETA-PROTEIN, similar to the pathology of ALZHEIMER DISEASE. (Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, p213)
Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Freedom from exposure to danger and protection from the occurrence or risk of injury or loss. It suggests optimal precautions in the workplace, on the street, in the home, etc., and includes personal safety as well as the safety of property.
A method of studying a drug or procedure in which both the subjects and investigators are kept unaware of who is actually getting which specific treatment.
A disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of paroxysmal brain dysfunction due to a sudden, disorderly, and excessive neuronal discharge. Epilepsy classification systems are generally based upon: (1) clinical features of the seizure episodes (e.g., motor seizure), (2) etiology (e.g., post-traumatic), (3) anatomic site of seizure origin (e.g., frontal lobe seizure), (4) tendency to spread to other structures in the brain, and (5) temporal patterns (e.g., nocturnal epilepsy). (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p313)
Reactions to an event or set of events which are considered to be of pathological degree, that have not developed into a neurosis, psychosis, or personality disorder with fixed patterns.
Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
A disease characterized by chronic hemolytic anemia, episodic painful crises, and pathologic involvement of many organs. It is the clinical expression of homozygosity for hemoglobin S.
The application of modern theories of learning and conditioning in the treatment of behavior disorders.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of UGANDA and north of MOZAMBIQUE. Its capital is Dar es Salaam. It was formed in 1964 by a merger of the countries of TANGANYIKA and ZANZIBAR.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of SUDAN and west of KENYA. Its capital is Kampala.
Involuntary discharge of URINE after expected age of completed development of urinary control. This can happen during the daytime (DIURNAL ENURESIS) while one is awake or during sleep (NOCTURNAL ENURESIS). Enuresis can be in children or in adults (as persistent primary enuresis and secondary adult-onset enuresis).
The nursing specialty concerning care of children from birth to adolescence. It includes the clinical and psychological aspects of nursing care.
Includes both producing and responding to words, either written or spoken.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
Assessment of psychological variables by the application of mathematical procedures.
The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.
Tests designed to measure intellectual functioning in children and adults.
The status of health in urban populations.
Arthritis of children, with onset before 16 years of age. The terms juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) refer to classification systems for chronic arthritis in children. Only one subtype of juvenile arthritis (polyarticular-onset, rheumatoid factor-positive) clinically resembles adult rheumatoid arthritis and is considered its childhood equivalent.
The science or study of speech sounds and their production, transmission, and reception, and their analysis, classification, and transcription. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of VITAMIN A in the diet, characterized by NIGHT BLINDNESS and other ocular manifestations such as dryness of the conjunctiva and later of the cornea (XEROPHTHALMIA). Vitamin A deficiency is a very common problem worldwide, particularly in developing countries as a consequence of famine or shortages of vitamin A-rich foods. In the United States it is found among the urban poor, the elderly, alcoholics, and patients with malabsorption. (From Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p1179)
A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.
A collection of lymphoid nodules on the posterior wall and roof of the NASOPHARYNX.
Developmental abnormalities involving structures of the heart. These defects are present at birth but may be discovered later in life.
The interactions between the professional person and the family.
Standardized tests designed to measure abilities, as in intelligence, aptitude, and achievement tests, or to evaluate personality traits.
A republic in western Africa, south of BURKINA FASO and west of TOGO. Its capital is Accra.
A republic in southern Africa, the southernmost part of Africa. It has three capitals: Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative), and Bloemfontein (judicial). Officially the Republic of South Africa since 1960, it was called the Union of South Africa 1910-1960.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
Acquired or developmental conditions marked by an impaired ability to comprehend or generate spoken forms of language.
The lack of sufficient energy or protein to meet the body's metabolic demands, as a result of either an inadequate dietary intake of protein, intake of poor quality dietary protein, increased demands due to disease, or increased nutrient losses.

Commentary: the public health consequences of restricted induced abortion--lessons from Romania. (1/17)

The question of whether abortion should be legal is currently being decided in many countries. Although much of the discussion has focused on ethical issues, the public health consequences should not be overlooked and should be addressed realistically and responsibly. Nowhere are the public health manifestations of restricted abortion more apparent than in Romania. The pronatalist policies of the Ceaucescu regime resulted in the highest maternal mortality rate in Europe (approximately 150 maternal deaths per 100,000 live births) and in thousands of unwanted children in institutions.  (+info)

Contextual predictors of mental health service use among children open to child welfare. (2/17)

BACKGROUND: Children involved with child welfare systems are at high risk for emotional and behavioral problems. Many children with identified mental health problems do not receive care, especially ethnic/minority children. OBJECTIVE: To examine how patterns of specialty mental health service use among children involved with child welfare vary as a function of the degree of coordination between local child welfare and mental health agencies. DESIGN: Specialty mental health service use for 1 year after contact with child welfare was examined in a nationally representative cohort of children aged 2 to 14 years. Predictors of service use were modeled at the child/family and agency/county levels. Child- and agency-level data were collected between October 15, 1999, and April 30, 2001. SETTING: Ninety-seven US counties. PARTICIPANTS: A total of 2823 child welfare cases (multiple informants) from the National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-being and agency-level key informants from the participating counties. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Specialty mental health service use during the year after contact with the child welfare system. RESULTS: Only 28.3% of children received specialty mental health services during the year, although 42.4% had clinical-level Child Behavior Checklist scores. Out-of-home placement, age, and race/ethnicity were strong predictors of service use rates, even after controlling for Child Behavior Checklist scores. Increased coordination between local child welfare and mental health agencies was associated with stronger relationships between Child Behavior Checklist scores and service use and decreased differences in rates of service use between white and African American children. CONCLUSIONS: Younger children and those remaining in their homes could benefit from increased specialty mental health services. They have disproportionately low rates of service use, despite high levels of need. Increases in interagency coordination may lead to more efficient allocation of service resources to children with the greatest need and to decreased racial/ethnic disparities.  (+info)

Neonaticide, newborn abandonment, and denial of pregnancy--newborn victimisation associated with unwanted motherhood. (3/17)

We report two cases of newborn death and two cases of near-miss newborn death. One neonate was strangled to death after delivery in the hospital and one died from lethal congenital malformations. The third was found on the verge of death after being abandoned in a dumpster. The fourth was rescued from the toilet bowl by the mother's boyfriend while the mother was in a state of panic. In the three cases where the infants' maternal identities were known, the women were all primiparous and aged 22, 13, and 17 years. The paternity was extramarital, incestuous, and concealed, respectively. Denial or concealment of pregnancy was present in all cases, but none of the women had any overt psychiatric manifestations at the time of delivery. Neonaticide and newborn abandonment are closely associated with denial of pregnancy, and are serious forms of childhood victimisation. Their occurrence in Hong Kong is poorly understood and no representative figures are available. A concerted effort among the health care, social work, and judicial professionals is needed to define the scope of the problem and devise preventive measures.  (+info)

Crimes and misdemeanours: the case of child abandonment. (4/17)

In 2002, a child was abandoned in a Burger King restaurant in Amsterdam by a Chinese woman, who hoped that the baby would be picked up by someone able to give the child a better life. She was convicted for child abandonment and imprisoned. Whereas some forms of child abandonment are criminalised, others are socially accepted and not even on the ethics agenda. This paper is an invitation to reflect on the inconsistency in the ways in which we prosecute, punish or try to correct some forms of child abandonment and yet make allowances for others.  (+info)

Cognitive recovery in socially deprived young children: the Bucharest Early Intervention Project. (5/17)

In a randomized controlled trial, we compared abandoned children reared in institutions to abandoned children placed in institutions but then moved to foster care. Young children living in institutions were randomly assigned to continued institutional care or to placement in foster care, and their cognitive development was tracked through 54 months of age. The cognitive outcome of children who remained in the institution was markedly below that of never-institutionalized children and children taken out of the institution and placed into foster care. The improved cognitive outcomes we observed at 42 and 54 months were most marked for the youngest children placed in foster care. These results point to the negative sequelae of early institutionalization, suggest a possible sensitive period in cognitive development, and underscore the advantages of family placements for young abandoned children.  (+info)

Parentally bereaved children's grief: self-system beliefs as mediators of the relations between grief and stressors and caregiver-child relationship quality. (6/17)

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Associations between intensity of child welfare involvement and child development among young children in child welfare. (7/17)

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A comparison of the wellbeing of orphans and abandoned children ages 6-12 in institutional and community-based care settings in 5 less wealthy nations. (8/17)

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With my Los Nefilim series, I have two individuals who were abandoned at very early ages: Diago and his son, Rafael. Diago suffered tremendous abuse, and still deals with the fallout from his early childhood. Rafael, meanwhile, was abandoned at an earlier age and lived in an orphanage before Diago discovers him.. I didnt need to research the effects of abandonment on either Diago or Rafael-personal experience was already under my belt. I did do some research into how to mitigate the effects of abandonment on children. By looking at the problems and solutions that the adoptive parents of Russian orphans placed in American homes experienced, I was able to see tactics that failed miserably and others who experienced success.. Apparently, in some cases, the adoptive parents werent prepared for the emotional issues of their children. They expected love and discipline would be enough. One example that remained with me was that of a young Russian boy who had been adopted by an affluent family. The ...
Whetten K, Ostermann J, Pence B, et al. Three-Year Change in the Wellbeing of Orphaned and Separated Children in Institutional and Family-Based Care Settings in Five Low- and Middle-Income Countries. PLoS ONE. 2014 Aug 14. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104872. Escueta M, Whetten K, Ostermann J, ODonnell K. Adverse Childhood Experiences, Psychosocial Well-being and Cognitive Development among Orphans and Abandoned Children in Five Low Income Countries. BMC International Health and Human Rights. 2014, 14:6 doi:10.1186/1472-698X-14-6.. Rajana, D, Shirey K, Ostermann J, Whetten R, ODonnell K, Whetten K. Child and caregiver concordance of potentially traumatic events experienced by orphaned and abandoned children. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies. 2014;9(3):220-233.. ...
The Social Care Home - where 75 unwanted children are growing up - is the main employer in the small village of Mogilino. Few of the children can talk,...
The Social Care Home - where 75 unwanted children are growing up - is the main employer in the small village of Mogilino. Few of the children can talk,...
The Ospedale degli Innocenti was a charity institution that was responsible for the welfare of abandoned children. It represented social and humanistic views of Florence during the early Renaissance. It can also explain how investors used Florences charitable institutions as savings banks: A relationship between charity and Italian city-states can be depicted by using the Innocenti as a case study. Furthermore, the hospital remains as a significant place with a statement of compassion and care besides its unpleasant downfalls. The Innocenti was responsible for the care of abandoned children and provided them with the ability to rejoin society. The first infant abandoned was on February 5, 1445, ten days after opening.[3] Babies were received, wet nursed and weaned. Masters were hired to teach reading and writing to boys. Boys were taught skills according to their abilities. Girls were considered to be the weaker sex, fragile and most vulnerable. They were sent to mistresses who taught them how ...
If you have an existing health condition, even if it is well-managed, we recommend you ask your doctor whether or not they are happy for you to travel. This is because the extreme heat, humidity and dust can often exacerbate conditions.. Volunteers must be aware that they will be required to sit on the floor with their legs crossed for long periods of time - this is a cultural practice. Volunteers must also be able to cope with heavy lifting. If you suffer from joint problems, mobility problems or bone problems, you must seriously consider whether or not this is the right placement for you.. We strongly recommend that volunteers take out travel insurance with good medical coverage. There are several excellent private international hospitals nearby in Bangkok, but they are very expensive! Travel insurance will help with this. We recommend that volunteers only use these private hospitals if they need medical care. ...
Eva Massies, once a daughter of a noble family, now lives in a house of acquaintances as a maid. She met him for the first time when her life was at rock bottom. Her handsome, strong, and dazzling former fiancée, Crown Prince Edward.... more>>. Why are you crying, hm?. Edward asked worriedly as he took her hurt foot.. …Its embarrassing. Hic-. Perhaps it was because of how affectionate his voice was. A voice that had been suppressed all this time brazenly slipped out. To top it off, being soaked wet in water, wearing a pair of worn-out, patched socks, hitting rock bottom, all of these were shameful.. Are you feeling ashamed because youre hurt? Your foot is still beautiful even like this.. He said those words like it wasnt something to be concerned about.. Theres no need to be ashamed. For whatever reason, you did nothing wrong, Eva.. He soothed her fear by calling her name. Only when hed left did she realize. That man who stayed only for a moment, that man who would be deeply ...
Borderline personality disorder (BPD) represents a severe distortion in the development of attachment, self, and emotion regulation. Study of children at high risk of developing BPD may inform precursors to BPD. In a low socioeconomic status sample of 30 children aged 4-7 whose mothers have BPD and …
OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this study was to examine qualities of caregiver-child interactions during daily activities of healthy children born full-term and of children born prematurely and very low birth weight with and without white matter disorder.. METHOD. Three groups of 12 caregiver-child dyads, representing three levels of child biological risk, were matched on birth history, maternal education, ethnicity, and child gender. Ten expert clinicians used videotapes to rate behaviors of caregivers and their 30-month-old children engaging in dressing and snack activities. Correlations between ratings of three qualities were examined: caregiver directiveness, caregiver engagement, and child engagement.. RESULTS. There were no significant differences between groups for the average caregiver and child ratings. However, correlations between caregiver directiveness and caregiver engagement ranged across the three groups from greatest to least biological risk (i.e., r = .63, .35, -.67, respectively). ...
The Spafford Childrens Center was founded by American woman Bertha Spafford Vester in 1925. Bertha and her sister Grace came with their parents to Jerusalem from Chicago at a young age after their family suffered tragic losses.. Berthas parents had started a handicraft school for girls. In 1925 they started a Baby Home for abandoned children that later became a 60-bed childrens hospital. At this time it was the only childrens hospital in the Old City of Jerusalem and served all of East Jerusalem and the West Bank.. Bertha continued the philanthropic work of her parents and their American Colony in the Old City.. In 1967, when Israel occupied the West Bank and East Jerusalem it was decided that the needs of the local people could best be served by focusing on preventive medicine. The hospital was renamed the Spafford Childrens Center, and operated as an outpatient medical clinic for sick children, an ante-natal clinic and an infant welfare department to monitor healthy babies for ...
Once the medical situation becomes more stable, factors related to the long-term mortality of persons with TSCI are not exactly identical to those observed in the short acute-phase and during the first year after the accident. Social participation has a significant effect on mortality.
November 25, 2008: SOS Childrens Villages, the worlds largest non-governmental organization dedicated to orphaned and abandoned children, believes that AIDS is a preventable disease.
The Protestant Church in Germany (EKD) identified around 770 victims of sexual abuse in the year since it launched a process to review the crimes. Many of the victims were orphaned or abandoned children cared for in church facilities, but...
Our Africa Circle of Hope(ACOHF) Community Health Team is returning to Mathare after more than a year. These five dedicated women are led by Dr. Katrina, who helped to establish our first health team three years ago. The participants are medical, education and business professionals from Illinois, California and Florida. Their goal this year is to complete a health assessment of more than 200 orphaned and abandoned children, from babies only a few months old to teenagers, in the Good Samaritan Children`s Home in the Mathare slums of Nairobi. The ACOHF team is assisted by nursing students, including Gladys, an ACOHF scholarship student at Regina Pacis University College completing her Community Health degree.. The 2016 ACOHF team members-- Katrina, Simone, Joanie, Kellee, and Kristin-- are competent, caring and professional as they assess each individual. Many of the children are shy and avoid eye contact. Others come and show one of the members of our health workers a hand, arm or leg that is ...
Sensible kids know that some of the scariest stories come in the form of fairy tales. In the original Brothers Grimm story, Hansel and Gretel are abandoned by their starving parents in the woods where they encounter a cannibalistic witch who fattens them up with cakes and sweets. This South Korean adaptation recasts the children as the villains of the story, making them the cake suppliers who dispose of unwary strangers unlucky enough to chance upon their home in the forest. Cannibalism only gets a slight (visual) mention in this modern retelling, in the form of a dubious, bloody joint of meat in the over-stocked fridge, but the other memorable elements of the story - the house full of cakes, the abandoned children and the impenetrable woods you cannot escape - survive intact. Creepy children are a safe bet for horror movies, as are crash victims who foolishly wander away from their wrecked cars instead of waiting for emergency services. These two horror staples have been over-used, and combined ...
My four year old son Max from three feet away looked directly into my eyes, then down to my mouth, then back to my eyes.. Daddy, why arent you talking?. Right in the middle of playing, my mind drifted to this book, and I was staring out the window.. The intent of his question was more along the lines of: Where did you go? We were connected and playing. What happened?. Children are generally born with an innate ability to read and mirror facial emotions. I couldnt have taught him to do that if I wanted to. Somehow, this programming is buried away in our DNA. Empathy makes us happy. Its not simply play my son lives for, its shared experience and discovery. Abandoned children who are fed, kept warm, and left alone without human interaction have a tendency to die of natural causes. Unlike values, which are learned, we are born to empathize. When allowed to flourish empathy can even lead to love. And, like so many other gifts of our universe, weve taken empathy for granted.. We teach children ...
Public health looks into activities which ensure that public health is maintained and that health of members of the public is not affected in any way. This country faces a number of interesting and difficult environmental issues as well as public health problems (Australians suffer from some of the worlds highest rates of mesothelioma - read on); those who pursue degree programs in this country have an excellent opportunity to see these problems up close, as well as how they are being addressed.. Public health online degrees are actually easy to handle, the difficult part is the internship. Like say for instance a temporary shelter for the homeless, care for the abandoned children, and other stuffs related to public service. There are also advance programs under public health online degrees.. They would meet community heads, families and study data related to the general health of the section of the society. Many people consider public health professionals to be the same as clinical ...
In the BD meeting the main issues where the development of a new communication program for awareness and training purposes in the field of social work and social services to people in poverty, in need for family improvement and best practices for professionals to serve this population including refugees, home and family issues, abandoned children, communication disorders and inclusion to educational and social programs. Also, new descriptions of the world News, as the editor of the association to promote best practices and inform colleagues about new programs and advancement in the professional services and adjustments. During the conference having a dual role as a translator French to English and vice versa I learned a lot about many other related subjects and issues related to social deprivation and social problems faced in the different countries in different ways so gathered a lot of insight information on best practices abroad and ways to deal with todays social problems and a more ...
The BBCs 2007 investigatory documentary on Indias Missing Girls and people who are trying to turn the tide on a cultural phenomenon that affects all of Indias socio-economic levels: the cult of boys, and the belief that girls are not worth the trouble to raise them. The documentary, split in 3 parts can be found online (1, 2, 3).. One of the organizations trying to make the difference is the Aarti Home in Kadapa, who take in abandoned children, most of whom are girls abandoned because they are girls, and also talking to expectant mothers of female children to encourage them to have and cherish them.. Aarti House hopes to be a home for girls who were already rejected once for being girls and make sure they have a safe haven. At the very beginning of this next video, a young girl talks about the disadvantages and hardships she went through just because she was a female:. ...
Kids who were raised in a Romanian institution for abandoned children have smaller heads, smaller brains, and different white matter structure than similar kids who were moved into high-quality foster care at an early age.
The Shaare Zedek Medical Center (Hebrew: מרכז רפואי שערי צדק‬, Merkaz Refui Shaarei Tzedek) (lit. Gates of Justice) is a major hospital in Jerusalem established in 1902. Shaare Zedek was the first large hospital to be located in the Western portion of Jerusalem and is today the citys fastest growing hospital and the only major medical facility in the citys center. After the Ottoman Turks gave permission in the 1890s, and with funding from European donors, the hospital was built on Jaffa Road, two miles (3 km) outside the Old City. Its opening ceremony took place on January 27, 1902. Dr. Moshe Wallach was the director from then until 1947. Schwester Selma lived in the hospital and cared for abandoned children. The building in Bayit Vegan was inaugurated in 1980. In December 2012, Shaare Zedek assumed operational control over Bikur Cholim Hospital and merged many of its activities. The hospital treats over 600,000 patients per year in more than 30 inpatient departments and ...
Peoples idea is that we, as citizens of our country, must learn to ask for their taxes in power and give her my regards. Wells Fargo Bank may help you with your research. Maybe not all ideas will be, but what you get from the lobby and people will be the result of the civil society. The idea is that we need a fresh start to trust each other, come together to address community issues together. Increasing social density, we will strengthen the immunity of state and cease to be sick from chronic diseases such as: corruption, drug abuse, abandoned children, serious crimes, etc. Learn more about this with Bill Phelan. The form of the disease because chronic, that they are not 100% able to get rid of, but there is a struggle for a declining share. That is 90% of the Corruption reduced to 10% and remove it phenomenon of the massive nature of episodic. When the immune system is working well, he is struggling and does not grow disease, suppresses it. In fact, public-spirited person - a healthy cell in ...
Imphal, March 31 (IANS) For Rachel, 34, the journey from being an abandoned child to a widow, whose emaciated body battles HIV and cancer, has been a painful one. Rachels only fault was that she unknowingly fell in love with a man who was an injecting drug user (IDU), contracted AIDS and infected
Saint Leos online psychology degree program will help a real estate pro turned equine specialist bring healing to abused and abandoned children.
10-Page Preview! Edo is a vampire whom lived a life of solitude until he takes in an abandoned child named Phil. Since that day the two have lived together. Phil innocently says he loves Edo and as time passes Edo becomes sexually attracted to the abandoned boy. These feelings perplex Edo causing him to act strangely. Being moved by these strange feelings he thought he had long forgotten, Edo kisses Phil and yet...
Sarah Hundt Sergio Larrain: Retrospective Église Sainte-Anne Sergio Larrains work portrays people making the most of what they are given. Frame after frame in black and white you see situations that pull at your heart strings. The abandoned children of Santiago were to be the subject of the first substantial work by Santiago and were…
Project Overview The Quality of Caregiver-Child Interactions for Infants and Toddlers (Q-CCIIT) observation tool is a reliable and valid research-based observational tool that measures the quality of interactions between infants and toddlers...
Early caregiver-child relationships are foundational to early development and central to efforts to promote well-being and prevent psychopathology. We discuss how parenting can be affected by...
A 47-year-old man is due to appear at Bishop Street Magistrate’s Court this morning, charged with a number of drugs and money laundering offences, as well as the wilful abandonment of two children.
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For these reasons, the Working Group offers five recommendations. First, we recommend that abandonment of treatment be documented as an adverse event in childhood cancer studies in resource-poor countries. Patients who do not begin or complete treatment should not be excluded from survival analyses. Event-free survival should be analysed in two ways: by treating abandonment as an adverse event and by censoring cases at the time of abandonment. Because some children might be cured if they abandon treatment after completing most of their planned therapy, these two estimates will reflect the upper and lower bounds of the true event-free survival estimate. Second, we propose that abandonment of treatment be defined as failure either to begin (conventionally termed refusal) or to continue the planned course (abandonment), because both are likely to have related underlying causes and could benefit from similar interventions. However, the timing of abandonment should be documented to help to identify ...
Some teenagers struggle with abandonment issues because they had an absent mother or father during childhood. Others face abandonment issues because their...
The idyllic scenery in and around Matagalpa may be stunning. However, its natural beauty is contrasted by high levels of poverty that continue to affect the citys population. Thousands of children in the region face undernourishment, a lack of education and child abandonment.
20th-century international relations - Dependence and disintegration in the global village, - Events after the s seemed to suggest that the world was entering an era both of complex interdependence among states and of disintegration of the normative values and institutions by which international behaviour had, to a reliable extent, been made predictable.
Definition: When a physician withdraws treatment from a patient without providing a reasonable notice or a competent replacement.
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Women of the World (WOTW) partners with House of Hope, an Indian Non-Profit Organization, to rescue abandoned children and provide food, shelter, clothing, education, and medical care in a family environment. Director Moses Rao has a deep love for these children since as an infant he was left in a garbage heap to die when a young Indian nurse heard his cries and rescued and adopted him. Currently there are 12 children in this home. It is located in Madhya Pradesh, a rural Indian state in the middle of the country, which is central to many indigenous people groups. WOTW partners with this organization through financial sponsorship and spiritual and leadership development for both leaders and children. A WOTW team visits the children every February for encouragement, financial support, relationship development, and evaluation of needs.. ...
My mothers house was the 1970s annex for peripatetic Parents-Without-Partners, angst ridden homeless young men from the local theatre group, abandoned children, and women seeking refuge from violent partners. She spent two decades in voluntary community education & welfare with Parents without Partners, womens refuges, citizens advice bureaux, acting as commissioner for taking affidavits, and by offering temporary shelter in her home. Tenaciously, she ferreted out missing pieces of the perplexing puzzle of the law, social security, and government grants to rectify anomalies and alleviate despair for single parent families.. I am cold. I am in my bed in the dark. A mouse tugs at my overhanging sheet. I stiffen on my periphery but my core pricks and writhes. Paralysed, I lie in my prison. Three walls are gloomy light grey, but the ballerinas leaping from the wallpapered fourth are menacing. Insistent scratching reverberates around the room. The intruder hoists itself up, swinging on my cotton ...
We represent A Childs Hope: a nonprofit organization created to build a safe, loving and supportive Christian home for lost and abandoned children in Haiti. Our goal is to build a self-sustaining community for the children to be empowered and thrive in their own environment. They desperately need your support to make their hope a reality ...
SOS provides Mongolian orphaned and abandoned children with loving homes and an SOS mother. Sponsor a child in Mongolia today and change a childs life!
Rosie Mashale, popularly known as Mama Rosie, the founder of Baphumelele Childrens Centre of South Africa has emerged winner of the 2019 Daily Trust African of the Year award.. A seven-member award selection committee led by the former President of Botswana, His Excellency, Dr. Festus Mogae announced her as the winner on November 29, 2019 after rigorous selection meetings in Abuja, the capital of Nigeria.. Mama Rosie won the 2019 award for her continuous commitment to providing loving care to thousands of orphans mostly from Khayelitsha, a community afflicted by the largest HIV/AIDS epidemic in the world. The abandoned children are mostly as children no-one wants.. HIV and AIDS are endemic in South Africa, infecting and killing hundreds of people, leaving babies as orphans, many of them also infected.. In 1989, when Mama Rosie moved to Khayelitsha, one of South Africas poorest townships, as a teacher there, she saw children scrounging for food in a garbage dump, and brought them into her ...
Our goal is to build two cottages on the Acacia Ranch. One cottage will be a Christian rescue center for orphaned and abandoned children, ages two to five. We will house, feed and educate them until placed through adoption with their forever family. The second cottage will become a forever home for our children deemed non-adoptable. To learn more about adoption and the orphan crisis in Kenya, click The Treasure House - Kenya. We know sustainability is one way ITHM can thrive in Kenya. Plans for sustainability development on The Acacia Ranch include food production with the purpose of feeding our rescued children at The Treasure House - Kenya and providing income.. Future plans also include a water project operating from the Acacia Ranch. ITHM will sell water from a borehole to the neighboring community. Water is scarce in Kajiado County, Kenya. ITHM will be a place to purchase clean water. The Acacia Ranch will soon be a model farm for Aquaponics and Farming Gods Way. With food security as ...
AKIN was founded in 2007 after the sudden closure of an orphanage in Nairobi, Kenya, which left hundreds of orphaned and abandoned children displaced. Since that time, AKIN has funded every one of these children through primary, secondary and often tertiary level schooling so that they be given the opportunity to achieve their full potential.. Nairobi born Managing Director, James Wright, has personally partnered with AKIN for the last six years and has since implemented a micro-loans program called Bakari (Swahili for shows great promise) for those AKIN graduates who wish to start their own businesses. He has financed 8 loans and conducts monthly business mentorship meetings with each loan recipient via Skype.. ...
The orphanage of the Childrens Joy Foundation Inc. (CJFI) in Davao City is touted to be a world class center for abandoned children. The orphanage, which was inaugurated Thursday (28 April 2016), is among the outreach projects of evangelist Apollo Quiboloy. Mindanews Photo by Keith Bacongco , Read story. ...
Social entrepreneurship involves the application of innovative ideas to assist others in need (such as refugees, the homeless, or abandoned children). If you have a drive to improve our society while earning a living in an occupation that attempts to help people, then this degree may be for you ...
Director Nadine Labaki unsparingly presents the struggle of abused and abandoned children seeking a better life in Capernaum.
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Humans are social creatures, and there is no other behavioral process that is more important than attachment. Attachment requires sensory and cognitive processing that lead to intricate motor responses. As humans, the end goal of attachment is the motivation to acquire love, which is different from other animals who just seek proximity. There is an emerging body of research across multiple disciplines investigating the neurological basis of attachment and the prosocial emotions and behaviors that are the prerequisites for healthy adult relationships. The social environment, mediated by attachment, influences the maturation of structures in a childs brain. This might explain how infant attachment affects adult emotional health. Researchers are currently investigating the link between positive caregiver-child relationships and the development of hormone systems, such as the Hypothalamic-pituatary-adrenal axis (HPA axis) and Oxytocinergic system. In order to accurately study the neurobiology of ...
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If these feelings continue to linger, as they often do, the event will be etched into the portion of the mind that is sensitive to the feeling of abandonment, until the anxiety sufferer will begin to question the viability of the relationship. As this process begins, the one who perceives being abandoned will start to feel unloved and unworthy, and can begin to get angry. The afflicted partner may start to get very controlling in an attempt to save him or herself and the relationship. Sufferers may start to smother their partners to the point where they become jealous if he/she spends free time with anyone else.. People with this disorder fear that their partner will not be dependent upon them, and will leave them to be abandoned once again, as they were in childhood. At times they may feel that in the end people will always let them down, and with these thoughts they can justify why they live defensively, and end relationships prematurely. This also means that they will be constantly on the ...
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I think I can safely say we have all experienced some sort of toxicity in a relationship , whether it be with a family member, ex-boyfriend, friends or a work colleague. While many are born into a loving, caring, supporting family, from my many years in the clinic, this is far from the truth for many clients. This can be extremely painful when we have experienced first hand the exile, trauma or abandonment from our family members. Our childhoods and relationships with our family hold the deepest pain and suffering, feelings of abandonment not being lovable, good enough, our misaligned identity of ourselves or feeling like a misfit are embodied and unconsciously expressed throughout other areas of our lives going forward. If you are carrying pain from your family, then it is really important foremost you work on releasing your trauma, work through forgiveness and release any out dated beliefs and behaviours so you dont attract the wrong people and relationships into your life going forward. ...
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  • A bus driver with a suspended license allegedly abandoned a bus full of children in the middle of dropping them off at their homes after school. (abcactionnews.com)
  • News 8 has learned Michael and Kristine filed for divorce in 2014 in Marion County, seven months after allegedly abandoning the girl in Lafayette. (wfla.com)
  • For 20 minutes, a dispatcher listened as the teen, who had the voice of a child, described horrendous treatment David and Louise Turpin allegedly levied on their children. (usatoday.com)
  • No one would accept voluntary safety standards for children working in factories or construction sites and we shouldn't accept it on farms-at least not while agriculture accounts for so many preventable children's deaths. (hrw.org)
  • Does Abandoning Cursive in Schools Write Off Our Children's Future? (prweb.com)
  • Planning for the Weissensee Children's Hospital (Kinderkrankenhaus-Wei ßensee ) began in 1908, undertaken in an effort to combat rising infant and child mortality rates. (atlasobscura.com)
  • Today, Weissesee's abandoned children's hospital is frequented by homeless people looking for a place to sleep, as well as graffiti artists who have used the site to create some astonishing street art. (atlasobscura.com)
  • Police officers responded to calls of the abandoned school bus around 4:30 p.m. after having missed designated stops at the children's homes and ended up locating the bus in the Vailsburg area of Newark. (abcactionnews.com)
  • The children were taken to a police precinct and waited there until the children's parents were able to pick them up. (abcactionnews.com)
  • We registered the local residents' statements and shifted the children to the Mankhurd children's home. (mid-day.com)
  • So today, I am going to talk about abandoned children-the perennial favorite of most authors-and these children's special needs. (sfsignal.com)
  • Although the institutionalized children with autism resemble children with autism in the general population, the origins of their symptoms are very different," says Charles A. Nelson PhD of Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, who is senior author on the paper. (medicalxpress.com)
  • We start off with the abandoned children's hospital. (blogspot.com)
  • NAIROBI, Kenya-A Kenyan children's home and school that serves orphans, vulnerable children and youth from Nairobi's Mathare slums needs a reliable source of clean water, and Texas Baptist Men volunteers hope to provide it. (baptiststandard.com)
  • The center includes Mogra Star Academy, with more than 1,100 students, and Mogra Children's Home and Rescue Center, which houses more than 300 children. (baptiststandard.com)
  • Hannah Njoroge founded Mogra Children's Home in 2003 after teachers at the academy, who had complained about children falling asleep in classes, learned many of those students were homeless and nearly all were hungry. (baptiststandard.com)
  • Researchers at the Urban Institute have warned that if the White House does go through with its "public charge" policy, it could have a "chilling effect" in discouraging immigrant families from enrolling their citizen children in public health insurance programs, such as Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program, also known as CHIP. (newsweek.com)
  • While the proposed public charge rule "wouldn't penalize parents for their children's benefit use," the Urban Institute researchers said that "the rule is likely to discourage some immigrant families from seeking public health insurance coverage through Medicaid or the Children's Health Insurance Program [CHIP] for their children, the majority of whom are US citizens. (newsweek.com)
  • Abandoned child syndrome is a proposed behavioral or psychological condition that is said to result from the loss of one or both parents. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the US Department of Labor must determine what jobs are so hazardous they are off limits for children under 16 paid to work on farms (they don't apply when the business is owned or operated by their parents). (hrw.org)
  • Sometimes, though, parents are abandoning their children en masse because they no longer feel they can take care of them. (patheos.com)
  • She consulted me and I told her even children born by their biological parents exhibit such behaviors as well. (justparents.co.uk)
  • For older kids, you would want a history of their childhood and why their parents left them. (justparents.co.uk)
  • Seven month old twin, baby Gammy, made headlines around the world when he was abandoned in Thailand by his Australian parents. (youtube.com)
  • A child or adolescent who is deserted by parents or parent substitutes without regard for its future care. (harvard.edu)
  • When the cops took the kids to the location, they came across one of the locals, Munna Andsari, who identified them and said that the kids used to live at the Nayanagar slums with their parents. (mid-day.com)
  • Secondly, trying to restrict "social sources" of cigarettes is impractical, blames children, their friends and parents, may lead to laws criminalising children for possession of cigarettes, 19 and further diverts attention from tobacco industry marketing practices. (bmj.com)
  • Indeed, Philip Morris has embraced this tactic, and is actively promoting messages telling parents to keep their cigarettes away from their kids. (bmj.com)
  • It was the child's relatives who took the child here, the parents couldn't even bear to walk out of the car to look upon their child one last time. (chinasmack.com)
  • The parents aren't sick, but the kids are all confined to their home for five days, at which point Ottawa Public Health says they won't be contagious. (nationalpost.com)
  • The children say their parents dropped them off in an area where they often go camping to play -- and then drove off. (cafemom.com)
  • As a child, I thought it sounded cruel that parents could just leave their children on their own like that, to fend for themselves. (cafemom.com)
  • At least the children were taken from their parents before anything worse happened to them. (cafemom.com)
  • Social workers and psychologists examined 530 cases, considering everything from whether the families could be located, to the physical and mental health of the parents and children, organizers say. (wfae.org)
  • Some of the children rejected their families, and some biological parents refused to take the children back. (wfae.org)
  • Until we come to this understanding, as parents, as family, as community, we will forever stand condemned by the anguish in the eyes and the voices of our children, forever guilty of the nurturing of prospective soul(s) into the devouring jaws of the streets. (thenationonlineng.net)
  • Yet, the society and the parents have abdicated their obligations of properly caring for and educating their children. (thenationonlineng.net)
  • For the parents, the system provides an outlet, and a drainage for the excess children at home. (thenationonlineng.net)
  • Good enough, it is commendable as most parents create little out of their tight schedule to see that their children are given the best parental supervision and guidance. (thenationonlineng.net)
  • Not only, but also disseminating information and to put in place programmes that will create mental pictures in the minds of parents on how a child should be taken care of. (thenationonlineng.net)
  • When an infant is permanently removed from her biological parents, the child is not only deprived of these beneficial chemicals, but stress hormones such as cortisol and adrenaline are produced in greater quantity. (sfsignal.com)
  • In other words, while adoptive parents can't magically wipe away the past, they can teach their children coping strategies that will enable the children to survive and sometimes thrive. (sfsignal.com)
  • While security sources confirm that cases of finding abandoned children are very limited, official figures show that about 20% of these infants die as a result of their parents abandoning them. (jhr.ca)
  • W hile the Chinese New Year is typically a time for family, a pair of parents have been accused of ditching their two children at the Nanjing airport after one of them showed signs of being sick in a story that seems too cruel to be true. (shanghaiist.com)
  • In the end, the situation was resolved in a rather unexpected way, with the parents getting on the plane by themselves, leaving behind their two children at the airport. (shanghaiist.com)
  • Thus far, there have been no updates on the matter from any local news outlet so it's not clear how the kids are faring if they really were left by their parents. (shanghaiist.com)
  • He tracked down other parents of Down syndrome children and talked with them. (cafemom.com)
  • Parents Gave Up Custody of Their Children to Help Them Get Financial Aid. (propublica.org)
  • Illinois Parents Are Helping Their Children Get College Financial Aid They Wouldn't Otherwise Qualify For. (propublica.org)
  • INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - Parents from central Indiana are accused of leaving an adopted child alone in an apartment and moving to Canada. (wfla.com)
  • When a child is abandoned by their parents, there are only a few placement options for the child. (springer.com)
  • But she said it did provide a warning to parents of children who did insufficient exercise. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • In recent years, researchers have estimated that 58 million children like Yi and Juanzi have been left to stumble through their most formative years of life without parental guidance - a difficult choice on the part of their parents, but one born out of necessity: Rural children lose their rights to subsidized education, health care, and other basic services the moment they step into the city. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • Most of the children in the home were abandoned at hospitals, and others were living in the streets after their parents died of AIDS, Wint learned from Dr. John Mvochi, who works at the center. (baptiststandard.com)
  • As once-eradicated diseases return, more and more states are debating legislation that would make it harder, or easier, for parents to not vaccinate their kids. (governing.com)
  • The Trump administration's recent bid to restrict immigrants coming to the U.S. from receiving government benefits could cause countless numbers of children who have U.S. citizenship-but whose parents do not-to lose their health insurance, according to the Urban Institute, a Washington, D.C., think tank. (newsweek.com)
  • A new study found that the Trump administration's proposal to change the definition of "public charge" could cause U.S. citizen children with non-citizen parents to lose their health insurance. (newsweek.com)
  • The concern," Urban Institute researcher Jennifer Haley told Newsweek, "is that parents will disenroll their children from Medicaid out of fear and confusion around any implications the rule will have on their immigration prospects. (newsweek.com)
  • In 2016, there were 6.8 million citizen children with noncitizen parents enrolled in Medicaid/CHIP, according to her report. (newsweek.com)
  • Citizen children with noncitizen parents covered by Medicaid/CHIP accounted for more than one in five children with coverage in such states as Arizona, California, Colorado, Illinois, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Texas and Washington. (newsweek.com)
  • In California alone, nearly 1.9 million citizen children with noncitizen parents were enrolled in Medicaid/CHIP in 2016, making up just over 40 percent of all Medicaid/CHIP-enrolled citizen children statewide. (newsweek.com)
  • We anticipate that chilling effects created by fear and confusion over the proposed public charge rule could lead to declines in Medicaid/CHIP participation and higher uninsurance rates among children with noncitizen parents," the Urban Institute study stated. (newsweek.com)
  • Nelson CA, Fox NA, Zeanah CH. Anguish of the abandoned child. (harvard.edu)
  • WHO HQ Library catalog › Results of search for 'su:{Child, Abandoned. (who.int)
  • The men, however, did not see the siblings and another child, aged four, who were reportedly trapped in a river around the scene of the crash. (punchng.com)
  • She said, "The children are siblings. (punchng.com)
  • What will become of these abandoned siblings? (cafemom.com)
  • Shackled siblings were choked, caged and thrown down stairs, prosecutor says David and Louise Turpin are charged with 49 counts related to child abuse and torture. (usatoday.com)
  • Smyke AT, Zeanah CH, Fox NA, Nelson CA. A new model of foster care for young children: the Bucharest early intervention project. (harvard.edu)
  • Nelson CA, Zeanah CH, Fox NA, Marshall PJ, Smyke AT, Guthrie D. Cognitive recovery in socially deprived young children: the Bucharest Early Intervention Project. (harvard.edu)
  • As part of the Bucharest Early Intervention Project , 136 children abandoned at birth and raised in institutions in Bucharest, Romania were randomly assigned to either continued care as usual in the institution, or high quality foster care created and maintained by the investigators. (medicalxpress.com)
  • With the nurture and support of a "facilitative environment", the child can develop the ability to cope with the trial of abandonment. (wikipedia.org)
  • If children live with repeated abandonment, these experiences can cause shame. (wikipedia.org)
  • I've been reading about this in the news and I can't imagine what abandonment would do to the psyche of a child. (patheos.com)
  • Child abandonment in Lima is a disturbing occurrence that is increasing throughout the Andean nation. (livinginperu.com)
  • This is not a prophecy of doom, but from the way the menace of children abandonment to the streets is escalating. (thenationonlineng.net)
  • But it is not enough as more efforts need to be intensified in order to ensure that children abandonment to the streets become a thing of the past. (thenationonlineng.net)
  • In the Department of Ranerou-Ferlo, in Eastern Senegal, communities are preparing to publicly declare their abandonment of female genital cutting (FGC) and child/forced marriage. (tostan.org)
  • Ashley Hautzenrader, 24, originally charged with attempted murder, made Alford pleas to neglect or abandonment of a dependent person, a felony, and child endangerment, an aggravated misdemeanor. (thegazette.com)
  • Since 1986, Henan Lankao County's Yuan Lihai has already adopted over 100 foundlings [abandoned babies]. (chinasmack.com)
  • Coram had a mission: he was determined to establish Britain's first home dedicated to caring for abandoned children and babies - or 'foundlings,' as they were then called. (countrylife.co.uk)
  • Abandoned child syndrome is not currently recognized as a mental disorder in popular medical manuals like the ICD-10, DSM-IV, or DSM-5. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2 newborn babies and an 8 year child with Down Syndrome were taken to the Peruvian National Police's Women's Center, located in the Limean district of Canto Rey, where they were evaluated by medical officials. (livinginperu.com)
  • Newborns and very young kids who cannot stand and nurse, regardless of cause, have Weak Kid Syndrome. (tennesseemeatgoats.com)
  • Young kids who have overeaten on milk (usually bottle babies) have Floppy Kid Syndrome. (tennesseemeatgoats.com)
  • If fever is present, I give the kid 1/2 cc to 1 cc of Excenel RTU (prescription antibiotic) into the muscle (IM) for five consecutive days after I give it 1/10th to 2/10th of a cc of Banamine IM (prescription fever reducer), then I rehydrate the kid with Lactated Ringers Solution as described in my Weak Kid Syndrome article. (tennesseemeatgoats.com)
  • She says her child has Down's Syndrome. (chinasmack.com)
  • Mioara - whose last name has been withheld out of concern for her children - is eligible to collect a small amount of money from the government to help with the three youngest kids, who won't leave her side. (wfae.org)
  • Children with concern for possible autism were then referred for a full neurodevelopmental evaluation to determine whether they met the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) criteria for autism. (medicalxpress.com)
  • For us, FGC is a community health concern and we must abandon this practice. (tostan.org)
  • It is heartbreaking and frustrating to know that there are children being abandoned without remorse or concern for their lives and well-being. (kiro7.com)
  • Chinese Premier Li Keqiang appears to have softened the official tone over China's notorious one-child policy , which forbids most families from giving birth to more than one child, in a government work report that was published recently. (theepochtimes.com)
  • The one-child policy, originally intended to artificially suppress population growth, has been implemented since the 1980s-but over the near future a rapidly rising elderly population and drop in those of working age is set to deepen China's economic decline. (theepochtimes.com)
  • One of the newborn babies, found in the area of Jose Carlos Mariategui, was identified as being the son of 20 year-old Lizet Toledo, who according to police authorities, is suffering from post-traumatic stress disorders caused by the rape that produced the birth of her young child. (livinginperu.com)
  • According to authorities, 56 newborn babies have been abandoned this year. (livinginperu.com)
  • She also admitted to "knowingly or recklessly" exposing her newborn to danger or hazard or by "deserting or abandoning" him. (thegazette.com)
  • Deputies arrested a new mother on suspicion of child endangerment after a newborn infant was found abandoned in a parking lot in West Whittier on Saturday, officials said. (ktla.com)
  • The authors strongly emphasize that in the vast majority of autism cases in the general population , children are raised in caring families, and psychosocial deprivation plays no role. (medicalxpress.com)
  • We believe that both groups suffer deprivation, but of different types: In institutionalized children, the deprivation comes from their environment, while in the general population, the autism itself causes a kind of deprivation, making it harder for children to perceive and understand social cues. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Yuan Lihai peddles goods on the street to make a living for herself and these abandoned babies, while her husband who opposed her taking in abandoned babies has separated from her. (chinasmack.com)
  • Due to the amount and limits of public welfare coverage, many families are often pushed to poverty by handicap and disability, and often forced into the ethical dilemma of abandoning such babies. (chinasmack.com)
  • Yuan Lihai is rather well-known locally, with the ordinary common people, hospital, and even 110 [police, emergency services] all sending children they have found to her. (chinasmack.com)
  • LIP-jl) - In three very disturbing incidents that occurred yesterday, Peruvian police authorities found three children who were reportedly abandoned by their mothers in the Peruvian capital. (livinginperu.com)
  • Using data from the Youth Risk Behavior Survey to describe the usual sources of cigarettes for high school student smokers, they found that in addition to purchasing cigarettes from stores, students give others money to buy cigarettes, borrow cigarettes from others, and sometimes steal them or use vending machines. (bmj.com)
  • Not leaving the government out, they must ensure that proper sanctions are put in place for the offenders whose children are found on the street. (thenationonlineng.net)
  • The children were found starving and shivering in freezing temperatures. (ora.tv)
  • Border agents performing boat operations found the children when they noticed an unusual color on the riverbank, according to the news release . (kiro7.com)
  • And found teens and children have gained weight over the past four decades along with a rise in working mums - with kids of single working mothers 25 per cent more likely to be overweight. (thesun.co.uk)
  • With the burden remaining on the mum to provide childcare, the study found, it suggested fathers become more 'active players' in promoting their kids wellbeing. (thesun.co.uk)
  • Swedish researchers who looked at 223 children whose average age was just under 10, found that those who exercised the least had more body fat and a higher resting pulse rate than those who exercised the most. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Early on Sunday morning police found a boat abandoned on 90 Mile Beach, with a number of mesh bags on board. (nzherald.co.nz)
  • Anyway, we didn't meet anyone on the premises, but we found a bunch of relicts from junkies, homelesss people and kids having a lot of parties. (blogspot.com)
  • One Unicef report found that 85% of the children in these so called orphanages in Nepal had at least one living parent. (lifehack.org)
  • The concept Abandoned children -- Mexico -- Drama represents the subject, aboutness, idea or notion of resources found in Yuma County Library District . (yumalibrary.org)
  • The mare was found covered in paint splotches, sore to the touch , and emaciated in the stall at New Holland Sales Stables where she had been abandoned in March. (q13fox.com)
  • And then, as if their actions weren't bad enough, the shocking news with the revelation David is a convicted child sex offender. (youtube.com)
  • Nursery staff broke the news to disappointed children that their walk on Traigh beach would have to be cancelled. (obantimes.co.uk)
  • A note under the infant's carrier confirmed that the children were related, according to the news release . (kiro7.com)
  • While little has been revealed about why the Turpins became so abusive to their children, the earliest known details trace back to their lives near Fort Worth, Texas, in the 1990s, before some of the children were even born. (usatoday.com)
  • It has stood abandoned since the late 1990s. (businessinsider.com)
  • Forced separation of a parent from their child may stem from a number of potential causes, including (but not limited to) alienation following a divorce, placement of the child in foster care, or political conflicts. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 9-year-old Oregon girl in foster care has been largely abandoned by state regulators charged with her care and sometimes drugged in an out-of-state facility, advocates say. (opb.org)
  • State officials said they work with independent third-party contractors who check in on the more than 80 Oregon children in foster care placed in out-of-state facilities. (opb.org)
  • Gelser introduced language in a measure Tuesday to require the state Department of Human Services to present a plan to minimize out-of-state placement for children in foster care. (opb.org)
  • In order to lessen the hassles of watching [the child], this household has used a rope to tie this foster boy to the heatable brick bed, restricting his movement. (chinasmack.com)
  • I stomach tube these kids with the milk of the dam onto which I want to foster them. (tennesseemeatgoats.com)
  • When these children were moved into child-centered foster family care at a young age, their social behaviors improved. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Five children with a history of institutional care (three in the institutional care as usual group and two in the foster care group) met the DSM diagnostic criteria for autism spectrum disorder. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Based on SCQ scores, children in the foster care group were identified as having more typical social behaviors compared to children in the institutional care as usual group. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Typically, a child who is abandoned is either raised by family members, placed in an institution, or placed in foster care. (springer.com)
  • Romania continues to struggle with the legacy of abandoned children nearly a quarter-century after the fall of communist dictator Nicolae Ceausescu. (wfae.org)
  • In a comparison group of 100 age-matched, never-institutionalized children living in Bucharest, Romania, no child met criteria for autism spectrum disorder . (medicalxpress.com)
  • The book "Romania's Abandoned Children" by Charles Nelson, Nathan Fox, and Charles Zeanah describes a groundbreaking study conducted on institutionalized children within Romania in order to determine the systematic developmental effects of institutionalization. (springer.com)
  • Children at risk in Romania : problems old and new / Elena Zamfir and Catalin Zamfir. (who.int)
  • A Florida couple was arrested after abandoning their three children in the woods , according to police. (cafemom.com)
  • Empty morgues, abandoned wards and corridors overrun with ivy: Inside the deserted Maryland tuberculosis sanatorium where children with the deadly infection were left isolated. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • It was then abandoned due to asbestos, leaving Glenn Dale sanatorium and isolation hospital in Maryland a maze of empty corridors, abandoned wards and deserted buildings. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • Until recently, her middle three children were wards of the state. (wfae.org)
  • Part of the outdoor learning experience for young children is about exploring the surroundings and making use of the tactile environment, however, at certain times of the year this can be problematic due to the mess. (obantimes.co.uk)
  • Exploring abandoned buildings has developed into something of a routine for me recently, and I suppose my friend could say the same. (gakuran.com)
  • As a result, abandoned children may also often suffer physical trauma, which may stem from factors such as neglect, malnutrition, starvation, and abuse. (wikipedia.org)
  • Learn to 'think like a goat' and identify the mothering techniques of each of your does so you don't lose kids to starvation. (tennesseemeatgoats.com)
  • I'm all for people putting themselves first after their kids have grown up, but it's quite unrealistic of your guy to want you to turf your children out. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • They illustrate the universe of neglected dolls with severe facial injuries, which manhandled by time and the grown up child, fail on a market stall when the silence replaced the game. (boredpanda.com)
  • These toys are companions, loved then abandoned by the fickle or grown up child. (boredpanda.com)
  • Now married to Tim, with two grown up children of her own, Mary was desperate to find her birth mother. (hearingtimes.co.uk)
  • The Tuberculosis Sanatorium for Children proudly hides a rich local history and a plethora of fascinating medical artefacts within its walls, albeit being a relic of a much darker era plagued by disease. (gakuran.com)
  • Two of them were just returned home through a trial program that reunites at-risk and abandoned Romanian children with their biological families. (wfae.org)
  • Throughout the book, the authors describe the reasons that they chose Romanian children as their subjects, the instruments and evaluation tools that they used to determine effects, and the overall implications of the findings of their study. (springer.com)
  • Paper Orphans Society - 26 min - ★ 8.35 Each year, around 60 children are adopted out of Nepal and. (topdocumentaryfilms.com)
  • The abandoned children have fallen victims to human trafficking and sexual violence. (ibtimes.co.in)
  • The investigation, one of the broadest inquiries into church sex abuse in American history, identified 1,000 child victims, but said there were likely thousands more. (abcactionnews.com)
  • It's a case that illustrates the ongoing challenge lawmakers and state officials face as they work to find appropriate places of care for Oregon's most vulnerable children - and recover from years of scandal and allegations that kids are not being protected. (opb.org)
  • Her friends condemned her actions because the child's file at the orphanage stated that the baby was abandoned at a Church. (justparents.co.uk)
  • Father joyfully picks up child from what appears to be an orphanage. (sheknows.com)
  • Rafael, meanwhile, was abandoned at an earlier age and lived in an orphanage before Diago discovers him. (sfsignal.com)
  • The children that surround them suffer a variety of problems, many are blind or deaf and some are unable to leave their beds, many are literally wasting away. (topdocumentaryfilms.com)
  • Children who have experienced early trauma also have attachment issues, suffer from the inability to focus, and possibly night terrors. (sfsignal.com)
  • Many children suffer the trauma of another separation as they are abandoned yet again! (lifehack.org)
  • To make matters worse, existing regulations prohibiting hazardous farmwork for children are rarely if ever enforced. (hrw.org)
  • The preliminary hearing further established that, for everything the public knew about the Turpin children after the rescue, their lives were so much worse. (usatoday.com)
  • J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. (harvard.edu)
  • A recent study published in the February 2015 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry demonstrates that children who were abandoned to institutional care have an increased risk for behaviors similar to those seen in children with autism, including impaired social communication. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Nationwide, hundreds of thousands of kids this year will cut the roots off onions, hoe cotton, climb tall ladders to pick oranges and apples, and drive tractors. (hrw.org)
  • Agriculture is the most dangerous work open to children in the United States, where 12- to 16-year-olds-and on small farms children of any age-can be hired. (hrw.org)
  • But there is no record of any contracted case worker checking on the 9-year-old child either, according to the girl's attorney and a state senator. (opb.org)
  • The 9-year-old child told her biological mother she was being given shots to calm her down, said Annette Smith, the child's court-appointed public defender. (opb.org)
  • Although authorities loosened the policy last year, allowing couples of whom one constituent is a single child to have two children, the number of families that actually applied for a second child was far less than officials anticipated-only one million, rather than the two million expected, applied, reports say. (theepochtimes.com)
  • Although authorities loosened the policy last year, the number of families that actually applied for a second child was far less than officials anticipated. (theepochtimes.com)
  • Kate meets the children in this tragic, silent world, such as Milan, the gentle giant who spends his days doing chores and watching over the others, and mildly autistic 18-year-old Didi, who is able to talk, and has plenty to say, but no one to speak to. (topdocumentaryfilms.com)
  • She told the bus attendant that you gonna have to handle these kids yourself," said 11-year-old Amber Easterling, one of the 14 students who were suddenly left abandoned. (abcactionnews.com)
  • This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Child, Abandoned" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Child, Abandoned" was a major or minor topic of these publication. (harvard.edu)
  • Each year millions of pets are taken to shelters or abandoned in North America alone. (sheknows.com)
  • The four-year-old child later died. (punchng.com)
  • He moved near and saw the children and another four-year-old boy, who died on arrival at the hospital. (punchng.com)
  • The child was less than one year old. (chinasmack.com)
  • In a little more than a year, Vaslui County has reintegrated 160 children - out of a goal of 200 - back into their biological families. (wfae.org)
  • In the first three months of this year, five cases were recorded, the last of which was of two infants who were discovered dead by a child who digs up waste. (jhr.ca)
  • The Justice Verma Committee report, which looked into the amendments of the present criminal law amendment in the wake of increasing number of crimes against women, included another shocking revelation which stated that "A lakh kids go missing every year. (ibtimes.co.in)
  • The committee which submitted its report last week noted that in India more than 60,000 children are being abandoned every year and most of these cases go unnoticed. (ibtimes.co.in)
  • The NCRB estimated over 60,000 children are abandoned each year in the country. (ibtimes.co.in)
  • A year ago the UK government announced it would urgently offer sanctuary to a sizeable proportion of Europe's vulnerable child refugees, a figure widely understood to be about 3,000 minors until, in February, the Home Office unexpectedly stopped the scheme after helping just 480, one child for every 130,000 UK residents. (phantis.com)
  • It's estimated around one in every five children aged ten to 11 year olds are obese , with a third of children aged two to 15 overweight or obese. (thesun.co.uk)
  • Cowan, who has a long history of preying on children, abducted Daniel while the 13-year-old waited for a bus. (abc.net.au)
  • From living for a year in an abandoned hostel in the desert to all night exclusive techno clubs in Berlin, I like to offer my readers a genuine feeling of adventure and escapism. (wanderingwolfchild.com)
  • Among the findings, the study revealed that fewer than half of mothers who had stopped trying to become pregnant were certain they would resume trying to become pregnant once the pandemic ended, suggesting that they may abandon rather than just delay their plans to expand their families, Kahn says. (medicalxpress.com)
  • We find that children whose mothers work are more likely to have increased sedentary behaviour and poorer dietary habits. (thesun.co.uk)
  • In a few weeks, children as young as 12 will start leaving schools in south Texas to work in the summer harvest, taking on the difficult and sometimes even dangerous work of picking fruits and vegetables. (hrw.org)
  • A group of young Chinese children swim in Beijing on Sept. 22, 2012. (theepochtimes.com)
  • There is a wide spectrum of events that can result in weak or abandoned newborns and young kids. (tennesseemeatgoats.com)
  • In these stories, the young hero is abandoned at an early age, but never suffers a single identity crisis. (sfsignal.com)
  • Physically I'm fine," before admitting that not only are her own kids sick, but they may have exposed her five-month-old niece who is too young to be fully vaccinated. (rawstory.com)
  • As a result, it is possible that the challenges of caring for a young child during the peak of New York City's outbreak and subsequent lockdown may have played a role in their hesitancy to have another baby. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Children as young as nine could be putting themselves at risk of developing heart disease in the future by not exercising enough, a study indicates. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • He is now the director of Griffith University's Youth Forensic Service, which treats and assesses young sex offenders. (abc.net.au)
  • Home Thoughts Opinions Why Does an Affable Young Man (Joshua Rubin) Abandon his Dream, the. (newsblaze.com)
  • The story begins with the old man remembering back to when he was young, probably a young man rather than a child per se (based on the assumption that the man is modelled on Beckett himself who only came to appreciate Milton in his early twenties whilst at Trinity College). (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the kid can live with a cleft palate for a short time, as it grows, the split will widen and the kid won't be able to chew or swallow its food well. (tennesseemeatgoats.com)
  • The children averaged 23 months of age at the time of randomization. (medicalxpress.com)
  • But the study added it doesn't matter if mums work full-time or part-time, their child is still more likely to be fatter than that of a non working mum. (thesun.co.uk)
  • It suggested kids of mums who work full time are 29 per cent less likely to eat a regular breakfast and 19 per cent more likely to watch TV for more than three hours a day. (thesun.co.uk)
  • By the time the children were rescued, they were an average of 32 pounds underweight and their diets mostly consisted of peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, baloney sandwiches and frozen burritos. (usatoday.com)
  • There was perhaps a time when I would dutifully photograph each and every nook and cranny in an abandoned location, but now I'm much more picky. (gakuran.com)
  • After the successful exploration of the abandoned hospital , we still had some time for another location. (blogspot.com)
  • Is it time to abandon Seattle? (seattlepi.com)
  • David and Louise Turpin are charged with 49 counts related to child abuse and torture. (usatoday.com)
  • District Attorney Michael Hestrin speaks on charges against David and Louise Turpin, who are accused of abusing 13 children. (usatoday.com)
  • They lived a secluded life behind a veil that was lifted just before 6 a.m. on Jan. 14, revealing the horrors that the Turpin children suffered most of their lives. (usatoday.com)
  • She was arrested on suspicion of felony child endangerment. (ktla.com)
  • Abandoned into the hands of the staff at Mogilino these children inhabit a bleak uncaring world, so devoid of normal everyday stimulus that many have taken to rocking slowly and constantly in their chairs just for something to do. (topdocumentaryfilms.com)
  • Even when a child is transferred from an abusive environment into a loving home, the brain remembers, and the child perceives the world as an unsafe place. (sfsignal.com)
  • Overall, the authors were able to convey their ideas and findings in a precise and understandable way and the knowledge contained within the book would be beneficial for all readers throughout the world who are concerned with the future of abandoned children. (springer.com)
  • In Japan they range from the tiny and abandoned wooden medical shacks that pre-date World War II, to goliath graffitied monstrosities that exist only as gutted husks of their former selves. (gakuran.com)
  • But there are also some very shady operators who are exploiting, not only the well meaning tourists but the poor people, children and the homeless in the developing world. (lifehack.org)
  • Most people were fellow urban explorers or kids messing around and smoking, but all friendly enough - more so than in the outside world. (wanderingwolfchild.com)
  • In 2005, Weihenmayer founded the organization No Barriers, which works with 5,000 people facing challenges -- from veterans to people with disabilities and youth -- to help them "contribute their absolute best to the world. (go.com)
  • The article's snide tone dismissed the concerns of American youth who are speaking out about the injustices they face in a world that has increasingly abandoned them to falling wages and economic insecurity, gun violence, climate change, and more. (risingupwithsonali.com)
  • Our homeless children : report of the national inquiry into homeless children / [by the] Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission. (who.int)
  • Fortunately, this phenomenon of leaving older kids and teenagers at hospitals is more or less relegated to Nebraska (I believe) which did not build age limits into their Safe Haven laws. (patheos.com)
  • He adds: "These children are referred to the Institution by the security authorities concerned after providing the necessary medical treatment at hospitals of the Ministry of Health. (jhr.ca)
  • Child, Abandoned" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) . (harvard.edu)
  • Dra Ndiaye-from the community of Fourdou- said that his community was reluctant to abandon FGC because there was insufficient information about the harmful effects of the practice, but now they will join others to abandon the practice. (tostan.org)
  • The two men explained the child's illness to the security guards, while the woman held the child, looking at it in silence. (chinasmack.com)
  • This can lead children to manifest symptoms such as a worry of being abandoned, feeling anxious when dropped off at a daycare, school, or family member's house, clinginess, or even being ill but not showing the physical attributes of being ill. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kids under 14 can't work at all, and those under 16 can work only three hours a day when school is in session. (hrw.org)
  • But on any farm, children can work at age 12, with no hourly limits outside of school hours. (hrw.org)
  • While few job interviews test penmanship prowess, given the findings from USA Gold pencil's first annual back to school survey, is it worth the risk to not ensure your child is competent in cursive? (prweb.com)
  • I'm still sick on my stomach because, right now, I'm not letting my daughter take the bus to school … I'm just mad about it because, you know, there are a lot of things happening out here on the street, kids getting missing. (abcactionnews.com)
  • Her two oldest children are blind and attend a free boarding school in Iasi, on the border with Moldova. (wfae.org)
  • Working groups including school principals, NGO representatives, and local associations discussed ideas to accelerate the movement to abandon FGC. (tostan.org)
  • However, the benefits of being physically active at any age are well established with studies showing it can prevent children from developing diseases later on in life, as well as improving their concentration at school, their overall mental health and wellbeing. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The owner of a villa-type house in Ankara's Beysukent neighborhood bought the baby goat for their child as a school report gift after schools closed in June, but abandoned it in a nearby construction site after the goat contracted scabies. (hurriyetdailynews.com)
  • The atmosphere is totally different in them compared to say an abandoned riding school or a spooky house. (abandonedworldphotography.com)
  • Grants to States for child abuse and neglect prevention and treatment programs. (govtrack.us)
  • Grants to States for programs relating to the investigation and prosecution of child abuse and neglect cases. (govtrack.us)
  • On the night of February 27th, at 9:25pm, a father and mother pair wearing face masks approach [the baby hatch], a child in the woman's arms, while the man carried a blue oxygen bag. (chinasmack.com)
  • These findings suggest that children with a history of institutional care are at increased risk for behaviors associated with autism, including social communication difficulties. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Our findings show that the initial COVID-19 outbreak appears to have made women think twice about expanding their families and, in some cases, reduce the number of children they ultimately intend to have," says study lead author and epidemiologist Linda Kahn, Ph.D., MPH. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Smith and the girl's mother voiced concerns that the facility was giving the child the idea that injections were a reasonable response when she struggles to control herself. (opb.org)
  • As the child grew, she began exhibiting some rebellious behaviors and the mother started to ponder if her friends were right after all. (justparents.co.uk)
  • She is not convinced and thinks there must be more to why the biological mother abandoned her. (justparents.co.uk)
  • However, since their mother died of tuberculosis last month, there was no one to take care of the kids. (mid-day.com)
  • The mother of the deceased child is alive in the hospital. (punchng.com)
  • She was the one who told us that she boarded the same vehicle with the deceased mother and that she saw the two kids with her. (punchng.com)
  • February] 27th, a mother chocking on her sobs in the baby hatch after putting her child down. (chinasmack.com)
  • Pregnancy becomes riskier and more difficult to achieve as women age, so the delays prompted by the pandemic may lead to increased health risks for both mother and child, as well as the need for costly fertility treatments, she adds. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Mary Davies was desperate to track down her mum, Bernadette Sweeney, who gave up her baby after being taken in by a Catholic mother and baby unit as a child. (hearingtimes.co.uk)
  • A baby goat was saved by animal lovers after its owners, living in one of the Turkish capital Ankara's most luxurious areas, abandoned it in a construction site. (hurriyetdailynews.com)
  • After being abandoned, the baby goat was attacked by dogs at the construction site, after which locals informed the necessary authorities to have the animal saved. (hurriyetdailynews.com)
  • But when the goat got a little older it contracted scabies, so the owner abandoned it to a construction area rather than taking it to a vet," Köklü said. (hurriyetdailynews.com)
  • I think that in most states, only infants may be abandoned. (patheos.com)
  • Another local told the police that the kids' father's name could be Hajarat Ali, but the kids are yet to confirm this. (mid-day.com)
  • The local also said that the father would go missing for days together and the children would be left hungry and crying. (mid-day.com)
  • By August 2001, in the USA all 50 states and 1139 local governments had passed youth access laws (American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation database, 24 August 2001). (bmj.com)
  • The child refugees of Chios describe being stabbed by local people, police beatings, attacks by the far right , knife fights among drunken adult asylum seekers, and sleepless nights in flimsy tents on pebble beaches. (phantis.com)
  • The remains of one of the numerous fires lit by people at Arisiag beaches on the May bank holiday weekend and which contributed to local nursery youngsters missing out on a walk. (obantimes.co.uk)
  • However, no information is known regarding the two other children who are currently under the care of police authorities. (livinginperu.com)
  • The police are on the lookout for a Mahim-based man who abandoned his three children (aged 4, 6 and 8 years old) at Bhendi Bazaar. (mid-day.com)
  • The cops took the kids to JJ Marg police station and questioned the oldest boy, who said their names were Johar Ali (8), Wahib (4) and Rehan (6). (mid-day.com)
  • After they were put in jail, police discovered three children ages 6, 8, and 10 wandering alone in the woods -- claiming to be the offspring of Sarah and Michael. (cafemom.com)
  • The police shuts the case saying that the child ran away and came back on his own. (ibtimes.co.in)
  • It was "the kind of cough that stops a parent's heart," says Tara Hills, who has seven children and has heard them cough many times before. (nationalpost.com)
  • Tara Hills wrote in a blog post about how they gave their first three children some vaccinations then stopped: "We stopped because we were scared and didn't know who to trust. (nationalpost.com)
  • Writing from quarantine, and surrounded by sick kids, Tara Hills wrote she is "emotionally, a bit raw. (rawstory.com)
  • If it steals milk off multiple dams to survive, its own dam will not claim it because it no longer smells like her kid. (tennesseemeatgoats.com)
  • We just hope our child will be able to survive here. (chinasmack.com)
  • Bulgaria has more institutionalised mentally and physically disabled children than anywhere else in Europe. (topdocumentaryfilms.com)
  • 2010 September 23 night, this mentally handicapped child who had been fostered for six months died from illness. (chinasmack.com)
  • Beginning in 1987, Yuan Lihai has taken in handicapped or diseased children, having adopted over 100 over the past 25 years, with some of the children having died due to severe illness and inadequate medical treatment. (chinasmack.com)
  • Cops are on the lookout for a Mahim-based man who abandoned his three children (aged 4, 6 and 8 years old) at Bhendi Bazaar. (mid-day.com)
  • Two kids between the ages of eight months and two years are currently at the General Hospital, Ijebu Ode, Ogun State, seeking to reunite with their family. (punchng.com)
  • Their children, who range in age from 10 months to 10 years, were sick as April began. (nationalpost.com)
  • At 10 years of age, 117 children were assessed. (medicalxpress.com)
  • My question is what did the child do for four years? (ibtimes.co.in)
  • Court documents also state legally when the child was left she may have actually been 23 or 24 years old. (wfla.com)
  • Last Tuesday, Erez - who claimed to be 16 but looked three years younger - had been in the park near Souda, a favourite haunt among child refugees because it is possible to access wifi leaking from a nearby taverna. (phantis.com)
  • Now Hills says that years spent "frozen" out of fear of vaccinating her kids has the whole family frozen: confined to their home by a quarantine. (rawstory.com)
  • Testimony provided by investigators during the preliminary hearing established that the children were abandoned at their home after being "conditioned" through years of severe abuse. (usatoday.com)
  • Fourteen years ago, Huang left her village of Silong - and her children - to find factory work in Guangdong, 500 miles away from her home province of Hunan. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • Existence in the razor-wire-fenced detention centre, a former factory known as Vial, deep within the island's mountainous interior, is fraught for a child hoping for a fresh start in Europe, preferably the UK . (phantis.com)
  • In Oregon, the number of children being sent to out-of-state, privately run psychiatric and residential treatment facilities has more than doubled since 2017. (opb.org)
  • In some children, further imbalances in serotonin and noradrenalin can reprogram the child's brain to remain in a constant state of readiness. (sfsignal.com)
  • A nurse at the hospital, Tope Asiru, who tends to the kids at Iye Subomi Child Care Centre of the hospital, told PUNCH Metro on the telephone on Wednesday that the children were brought to the hospital in the presence of policemen. (punchng.com)
  • An auditorium in the abandoned Glenn Dale Hospital in Maryland, that was used for presentations and training classes, languishes on the second floor of the Adult building. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • The three children were said to have been brought to the General Hospital, Ijebu Ode, with varying degrees of injury. (punchng.com)
  • Policemen were still around when the children were brought to the hospital. (punchng.com)
  • The nurse explained further that the hospital management had tried to reunite the children with their family to no avail. (punchng.com)
  • Originally called the Norwich State Hospital for the Insane, this abandoned building in Connecticut was built in 1904 and was fully-operational until 1996. (businessinsider.com)
  • Finding the abandoned Princess Margaret Hospital for Children (PMH) in Perth, Western Australia was a pure fluke. (abandonedworldphotography.com)
  • When her hearing began to deteriorate, her new family decided they couldn't cope with a deaf child and Mary. (hearingtimes.co.uk)
  • The following day, Tostan's partners in the region participated in a working group in the community of Younoufere, where community members had initially been skeptical about abandoning FGC. (tostan.org)
  • PUNCH Metro gathered that the woman and her children had boarded a bus from Ijebu Ode en route to Ibadan, Oyo State. (punchng.com)
  • February] 27th, a woman holding a child, ultimately stepping into the baby hatch. (chinasmack.com)
  • Mioara, the Roma woman, explains that Ionuts, one of the two children who just rejoined the family, is having problems breathing. (wfae.org)
  • He becomes aware of a white horse at such a distance that despite the excellent sight he boasts of he cannot tell if a man, woman or child is following it. (wikipedia.org)

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