The act, process, or an instance of narrating, i.e., telling a story. In the context of MEDICINE or ETHICS, narration includes relating the particular and the personal in the life story of an individual.
Publications printed and distributed daily, weekly, or at some other regular and usually short interval, containing news, articles of opinion (as editorials and letters), features, advertising, and announcements of current interest. (Webster's 3d ed)
Written or other literary works whose subject matter is medical or about the profession of medicine and related areas.
Brief accounts or narratives of an incident or event.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
Instruments or technological means of communication that reach large numbers of people with a common message: press, radio, television, etc.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Abuse of children in a family, institutional, or other setting. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)
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.
Persons who were child victims of violence and abuse including physical, sexual, or emotional maltreatment.
The application of a concept to that which it is not literally the same but which suggests a resemblance and comparison. Medical metaphors were widespread in ancient literature; the description of a sick body was often used by ancient writers to define a critical condition of the State, in which one corrupt part can ruin the entire system. (From Med Secoli Arte Sci, 1990;2(3):abstract 331)
Sexual maltreatment of the child or minor.
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.
An imagined sequence of events or mental images, e.g., daydreams.
The collection, writing, and editing of current interest material on topics related to biomedicine for presentation through the mass media, including newspapers, magazines, radio, or television, usually for a public audience such as health care consumers.
Persons who have experienced a prolonged survival after serious disease or who continue to live with a usually life-threatening condition as well as family members, significant others, or individuals surviving traumatic life events.
The continuous sequential physiological and psychological maturing of an individual from birth up to but not including ADOLESCENCE.
Time period from 2001 through 2100 of the common era.
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
The act or fact of grasping the meaning, nature, or importance of; understanding. (American Heritage Dictionary, 4th ed) Includes understanding by a patient or research subject of information disclosed orally or in writing.
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)
The life of a person written by himself or herself. (Harrod's Librarians' Glossary, 7th ed)
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.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
Those occurrences, including social, psychological, and environmental, which require an adjustment or effect a change in an individual's pattern of living.
A composition in prose or verse presenting in dialogue or pantomime a story involving various characters, usually intended to be acted on a stage and to be regarded as a form of entertainment. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.
The act of deceiving or the fact of being deceived.
The common orally transmitted traditions, myths, festivals, songs, superstitions, and stories of all peoples.
The act or practice of literary composition, the occupation of writer, or producing or engaging in literary work as a profession.
A subclass of alpha-amylase ISOENZYMES that are secreted into SALIVA.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
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 religion of the Jews characterized by belief in one God and in the mission of the Jews to teach the Fatherhood of God as revealed in the Hebrew Scriptures. (Webster, 3d ed)
Inflammation involving the GLOTTIS or VOCAL CORDS and the subglottic larynx. Croup is characterized by a barking cough, HOARSENESS, and persistent inspiratory STRIDOR (a high-pitched breathing sound). It occurs chiefly in infants and children.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
The collection, preparation, and distribution of news and related commentary and feature materials through such media as pamphlets, newsletters, newspapers, magazines, radio, motion pictures, television, and books. While originally applied to the reportage of current events in printed form, specifically newspapers, with the advent of radio and television the use of the term has broadened to include all printed and electronic communication dealing with current affairs.
The process whereby a representation of past experience is elicited.
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.
A body of stories, the origins of which may be unknown or forgotten, that serve to explain practices, beliefs, institutions or natural phenomena. Mythology includes legends and folk tales. It may refer to classical mythology or to a body of modern thought and modern life. (From Webster's 1st ed)
The study of normal and abnormal behavior of children.
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).
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.
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).
Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
The uncritical acceptance of an idea or plan of action.
The age, developmental stage, or period of life at which a disease or the initial symptoms or manifestations of a disease appear in an individual.
The ability to learn and to deal with new situations and to deal effectively with tasks involving abstractions.
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.
Female parents, human or animal.
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.
BODY MASS INDEX in children (ages 2-12) and in adolescents (ages 13-18) that is grossly above the recommended cut-off for a specific age and sex. For infants less than 2 years of age, obesity is determined based on standard weight-for-length percentile measures.
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.
Works about accounts of individual experience in relation to a particular field or of participation in related activities.
Those affective states which can be experienced and have arousing and motivational properties.
Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the child.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
Includes both producing and responding to words, either written or spoken.
Noises, normal and abnormal, heard on auscultation over any part of the RESPIRATORY TRACT.
The individual's objective evaluation of the external world and the ability to differentiate adequately between it and the internal world; considered to be a primary ego function.
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.
Recording of visual and sometimes sound signals on magnetic tape.
A progressive, malignant disease of the blood-forming organs, characterized by distorted proliferation and development of leukocytes and their precursors in the blood and bone marrow. Leukemias were originally termed acute or chronic based on life expectancy but now are classified according to cellular maturity. Acute leukemias consist of predominately immature cells; chronic leukemias are composed of more mature cells. (From The Merck Manual, 2006)
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
An ethical system which emphasizes human values and the personal worth of each individual, as well as concern for the dignity and freedom of humankind.
A country of eastern Africa, west of the Red Sea, bordered west and northwest by SUDAN, and south by ETHIOPIA. Its capital is Asmara.
A psychological theory based on dimensions or categories used by a given person in describing or explaining the personality and behavior of others or of himself. The basic idea is that different people will use consistently different categories. The theory was formulated in the fifties by George Kelly. Two tests devised by him are the role construct repertory test and the repertory grid test. (From Stuart Sutherland, The International Dictionary of Psychology, 1989)
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.
A method of ETHICAL ANALYSIS that emphasizes practical problem solving through examining individual cases that are considered to be representative; sometimes used to denote specious argument or rationalization. Differentiate from casuistics, which is the recording and study of cases and disease.
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.
A concept that stands for or suggests something else by reason of its relationship, association, convention, or resemblance. The symbolism may be mental or a visible sign or representation. (From Webster, 3d ed)
Living facilities for humans.
The attitude of a significant portion of a population toward any given proposition, based upon a measurable amount of factual evidence, and involving some degree of reflection, analysis, and reasoning.
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.
The distance from the sole to the crown of the head with body standing on a flat surface and fully extended.
Intellectual or mental process whereby an organism obtains knowledge.
The circulation or wide dispersal of information.
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.
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.
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)
The physician's inability to practice medicine with reasonable skill and safety to the patient due to the physician's disability. Common causes include alcohol and drug abuse, mental illness, physical disability, and senility.
Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.
The science of language, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and historical linguistics. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Philosophy based on the analysis of the individual's existence in the world which holds that human existence cannot be completely described in scientific terms. Existentialism also stresses the freedom and responsibility of the individual as well as the uniqueness of religious and ethical experiences and the analysis of subjective phenomena such as anxiety, guilt, and suffering. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)
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.
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.
The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.
A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.
Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.
The conscious portion of the personality structure which serves to mediate between the demands of the primitive instinctual drives, (the id), of internalized parental and social prohibitions or the conscience, (the superego), and of reality.
A discipline concerned with relations between messages and the characteristics of individuals who select and interpret them; it deals directly with the processes of encoding (phonetics) and decoding (psychoacoustics) as they relate states of messages to states of communicators.
A process by which an individual unconsciously endeavors to pattern himself after another. This process is also important in the development of the personality, particularly the superego or conscience, which is modeled largely on the behavior of adult significant others.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual at BIRTH. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.
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.
An individual's objective and insightful awareness of the feelings and behavior of another person. It should be distinguished from sympathy, which is usually nonobjective and noncritical. It includes caring, which is the demonstration of an awareness of and a concern for the good of others. (From Bioethics Thesaurus, 1992)
A pruritic papulovesicular dermatitis occurring as a reaction to many endogenous and exogenous agents (Dorland, 27th ed).
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.
Instructional materials used in teaching.
Writings having excellence of form or expression and expressing ideas of permanent or universal interest. The body of written works produced in a particular language, country, or age. (Webster, 3d ed)
Exposure of the male parent, human or animal, 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 that may affect offspring.
The ability to attribute mental states (e.g., beliefs, desires, feelings, intentions, thoughts, etc.) to self and to others, allowing an individual to understand and infer behavior on the basis of the mental states. Difference or deficit in theory of mind is associated with ASPERGER SYNDROME; AUTISTIC DISORDER; and SCHIZOPHRENIA, etc.
The study of natural phenomena by observation, measurement, and experimentation.
Learning to respond verbally to a verbal stimulus cue.
A form of supportive psychotherapy in which the patient is given carefully selected material to read.
The body of truths or facts accumulated in the course of time, the cumulated sum of information, its volume and nature, in any civilization, period, or country.
Disorders of verbal and nonverbal communication caused by receptive or expressive LANGUAGE DISORDERS, cognitive dysfunction (e.g., MENTAL RETARDATION), psychiatric conditions, and HEARING DISORDERS.
Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.
Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.
That branch of learning which brings together theories and studies on communication and control in living organisms and machines.
An emotional attitude excited by realization of a shortcoming or impropriety.
A cognitive process involving the formation of ideas generalized from the knowledge of qualities, aspects, and relations of objects.
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)
Performing the role of a parent by care-giving, nurturance, and protection of the child by a natural or substitute parent. The parent supports the child by exercising authority and through consistent, empathic, appropriate behavior in response to the child's needs. PARENTING differs from CHILD REARING in that in child rearing the emphasis is on the act of training or bringing up the children and the interaction between the parent and child, while parenting emphasizes the responsibility and qualities of exemplary behavior of the parent.
The interactions between parent and child.
Sexual intercourse between persons so closely related that they are forbidden by law to marry.
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.
Conceptual functions or thinking in all its forms.
Leukemia produced by exposure to IONIZING RADIATION or NON-IONIZING RADIATION.
The study of the structure, behavior, growth, reproduction, and pathology of cells; and the function and chemistry of cellular components.
A verbal or nonverbal means of communicating ideas or feelings.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Male parents, human or animal.
A person's view of himself.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
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.
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).
The study and practice of medicine by direct examination of the patient.
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.
The sum or the stock of words used by a language, a group, or an individual. (From Webster, 3d ed)
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.
Neurologic disorders occurring in children following lead exposure. The most frequent manifestation of childhood lead toxicity is an encephalopathy associated with chronic ingestion of lead that usually presents between the ages of 1 and 3 years. Clinical manifestations include behavioral changes followed by lethargy; CONVULSIONS; HALLUCINATIONS; DELIRIUM; ATAXIA; and vomiting. Elevated intracranial pressure (HYPERTENSION, INTRACRANIAL) and CEREBRAL EDEMA may occur. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1210-2)
The adopting or performing the role of another significant individual in order to gain insight into the behavior of that person.
The human being as a non-anatomical and non-zoological entity. The emphasis is on the philosophical or artistic treatment of the human being, and includes lay and social attitudes toward the body in history. (From J. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)
A type of procedural memory manifested as a change in the ability to identify an item as a result of a previous encounter with the item or stimuli.
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.
Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)
Complex mental function having four distinct phases: (1) memorizing or learning, (2) retention, (3) recall, and (4) recognition. Clinically, it is usually subdivided into immediate, recent, and remote memory.
A collective expression for all behavior patterns acquired and socially transmitted through symbols. Culture includes customs, traditions, and language.
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".
Nutritional physiology of children aged 2-12 years.
An obsolete concept, historically used for childhood mental disorders thought to be a form of schizophrenia. It was in earlier versions of DSM but is now included within the broad concept of PERVASIVE DEVELOPMENT DISORDERS.
The interactions between physician and patient.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.
Chaotic concept of self wherein one's role in life appears to be an insoluble dilemma often expressed by isolation, withdrawal, rebellion and extremism.
A new pattern of perceptual or ideational material derived from past experience.
Communication through a system of conventional vocal symbols.
Disturbances in mental processes related to learning, thinking, reasoning, and judgment.
The ability to speak, read, or write several languages or many languages with some facility. Bilingualism is the most common form. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Detailed account or statement or formal record of data resulting from empirical inquiry.
Transmission of emotions, ideas, and attitudes between individuals in ways other than the spoken language.
A repetitive and persistent pattern of behavior in which the basic rights of others or major age-appropriate societal norms or rules are violated. These behaviors include aggressive conduct that causes or threatens physical harm to other people or animals, nonaggressive conduct that causes property loss or damage, deceitfulness or theft, and serious violations of rules. The onset is before age 18. (From DSM-IV, 1994)
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
The exchange or transmission of ideas, attitudes, or beliefs between individuals or groups.
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.
Tumors, cancer or other neoplasms produced by exposure to ionizing or non-ionizing radiation.
Child with one or more parents afflicted by a physical or mental disorder.
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)
The nursing of an infant at the breast.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
The gradual irreversible changes in structure and function of an organism that occur as a result of the passage of time.
Persons or animals having at least one parent in common. (American College Dictionary, 3d ed)
The sequence in which children are born into the family.
Health as viewed from the perspective that humans and other organisms function as complete, integrated units rather than as aggregates of separate parts.
The use of force or intimidation to obtain compliance.
The language and sounds expressed by a child at a particular maturational stage in development.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
A hydrolase enzyme that converts L-asparagine and water to L-aspartate and NH3. EC
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.
A personality disorder whose essential feature is a pervasive pattern of disregard for, and violation of, the rights of others that begins in childhood or early adolescence and continues into adulthood. The individual must be at least age 18 and must have a history of some symptoms of CONDUCT DISORDER before age 15. (From DSM-IV, 1994)
Organized services to provide health care for children.
A malignant solid tumor arising from mesenchymal tissues which normally differentiate to form striated muscle. It can occur in a wide variety of sites. It is divided into four distinct types: pleomorphic, predominantly in male adults; alveolar (RHABDOMYOSARCOMA, ALVEOLAR), mainly in adolescents and young adults; embryonal (RHABDOMYOSARCOMA, EMBRYONAL), predominantly in infants and children; and botryoidal, also in young children. It is one of the most frequently occurring soft tissue sarcomas and the most common in children under 15. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 3d ed, p2186; DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 3d ed, pp1647-9)
Growth of habitual patterns of behavior in childhood and adolescence.
A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.
Standardized tests that measure the present general ability or aptitude for intellectual performance.
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.
The movement or shifting of membership between or within social classes by individuals or by groups.
Focusing on certain aspects of current experience to the exclusion of others. It is the act of heeding or taking notice or concentrating.
The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.
A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.
Theoretical representations that simulate psychological processes and/or social processes. These include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
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)
A childhood seizure disorder characterized by rhythmic electrical brain discharges of generalized onset. Clinical features include a sudden cessation of ongoing activity usually without loss of postural tone. Rhythmic blinking of the eyelids or lip smacking frequently accompanies the SEIZURES. The usual duration is 5-10 seconds, and multiple episodes may occur daily. Juvenile absence epilepsy is characterized by the juvenile onset of absence seizures and an increased incidence of myoclonus and tonic-clonic seizures. (Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, p736)
A preconceived judgment made without factual basis.
Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.
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Story of Davidito on Kaye, Randi (December 4, 2007). "Young man's suicide blamed on mother's cult". CNN. Retrieved ... Berg, David (1978). My Childhood Sex!-Doin' What Comes Naturally. Adelle Grondoerf, the big German woman whom I hated, the one ... ISBN 978-0-19-931523-9. Lattin, Don (October 13, 2009). Jesus Freaks: A True Story of Murder and Madness on the Evangelical ... Former members have told their stories in widely disseminated media reports, though official inquiries at the time found no ...
According to a memoir of his childhood, which Ruslan wrote in the 1970s, his mother was also a strong Javanese nationalist, and ... A Fading Dream: The Story of Roeslan Abdulgani and Indonesia. Singapore: Times Books International, 2003. ISBN 981-232-423-2 ... "My childhood world." Indonesia 17:113-135, 1974. Trans. William H. Frederick. Asia-Africa Speaks From Bandung. Jakarta: ... The Story of Roeslan Abdulgani and Indonesia, which was published in 2003. In it, she described Ruslan as a lifelong fighter ...
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After Mary Ellen's story was heard, and she was subsequently rescued through Bergh's efforts, other complaints came in to Bergh ... J. Riis, "The Child-Saving Movement," in P. Fass and M.A. Mason (eds.), Childhood in America. New York: New York University ... Two books on the case include Out of the Darkness: The Story of Mary Ellen Wilson c1999, Dolphin Moon Publishing, Authors Eric ... Eric A. Shelman and Stephen Lazoritz, Out of the Darkness: The Story of Mary Ellen Wilson. Lake Forest, CA, Dolphin Moon ...
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"Childhood in Pennsylvania". Web of Stories. 8 August 2012. Retrieved 19 May 2013. Strehler, B; et al. (15 Jan 1982). "Hayflick- ...
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1982 Nathalie Sarraute: Childhood. 1983 Romain Gary: King Solomon. 1983 Michel Tournier: The Fetishist and Other Stories. 1983 ... Alain Robbe-Grillet: The Secret Room in The Penguin Book of French Short Stories. 1968. André Couteaux: Portrait of the Boy as ... After completing translations of two short stories by Queneau, the author proposed that Wright translate his Exercices de style ... Five Stories: Panic; Dino; At the Edge of the Forest; A Blue Funk; The Trojan Horse. 2000. Pierre Albert-Birot: 31 Pocket Poems ...
"Daniel O'Connell's Childhood". The Irish Story. Retrieved 20 March 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) O'Connell, ...
"The Colors of Childhood". Smithsonian Magazine. November 1999. Retrieved 2009-06-22. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) ... Kitchel, A. F. (1961). The Story of a Rainbow. Easton, PA: Crayola LLC. Luckhardt, Greg; Luckhardt, Alice (June 10, 2020). " ...
She has received awards for her short-stories and novels. For a period until 1986, she was curator of the IFAN Museum of ... Parfums d'enfance [Childhood Fragrances]. Abidjan: Les Nouvelles Editions Ivoiriennes, 1995 (128 pp.). ISBN 2-910190-60-9. ... De vous à moi [From you to me]. Paris: Présence Africaine, 1990 (96 pp.). ISBN 2-7087-0538-5. Short story collection Sur des ... Short stories. Soukey. Abidjan: Les Nouvelles Editions Ivoiriennes, 1999 (200 pp.). ISBN 2-911725-79-4. Novel. Prize Vincent de ...
"Daniel O'Connell's Childhood". The Irish Story. Retrieved 31 July 2020. MacDonagh, Oliver (1991). O'Connell: The Life of Daniel ... The Story of Daniel O'Connell. Macken, Ultan. Mercier Press. 2008. Paddy's Lament: Ireland 1846-1847, Prelude to Hatred, Thomas ... The Story of Daniel O'Connell. Cork: Mercier Press. p. 120. ISBN 9781856355964. Mulvey, Helen (2003). Thomas Davis and Ireland ...
Reena, Katha's childhood friend. She lives in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. She offers her house for Ashok and Katha ... The story revolves around the scenarios where society is heavily blended with its traditional etiquette. Katha is the main ... He has got a great sense of humor and makes story often humorous. Saraswoti Didi (Nepali: सरास्वोती दिदि), is a local vendor. ... Harey (Nepali:हरे), Ashok's childhood friend, who later becomes a friend of both Ashok and Katha. But unlike Ashok, he didn't ...
"The Story of Mary Ellen Wilson: Tracing the Origins of Child Protection in America". Early Childhood Education Journal. Kluwer ... "The Story of Mary Ellen: The Beginnings of a Worldwide Child-Saving Crusade". Albany, New York: American Humane Publisher. ... On April 7, 1874 Wheeler met with Bergh and conveyed the story of the abused girl and asked for his assistance. Bergh ... Wheeler was the guest speaker and presented her keynote address, The Story of Mary Ellen which was later published by the ...
Still, these stories inspired the pejorative nickname "Wacko Jacko", which Jackson acquired the following year and would come ... "Michael Jackson - Scream / Childhood". Discogs. Lecocq, Richard; Allard, François (October 23, 2018). Michael Jackson All The ... In 1986, the tabloids ran a story claiming that Jackson slept in a hyperbaric oxygen chamber to slow the aging process; he was ... He stopped leaking untruths to the press, so the media began making up their own stories. In 1989, Jackson released the song ...
"Odilon Redon's Life and Legacy". The Art Story Contributors. Retrieved 23 August 2018. "The Fitzwilliam Museum - Home , Online ... Resources , Online Exhibitions , Redon , About Odilon Redon , Childhood and Early Career". 5 November ... The story featured a decadent aristocrat who collected Redon's drawings. In the 1890s pastel and oils became his favored media ...
ISBN 0-521-38448-6. Heinz, W. C. (1988). Inventor: the Dave Sheridan Story. Albany, NY: Albany Medical Center. Peoples, James; ... Asperger, H. (1991) [1944]. "'Autistic psychopathy' in childhood". In Frith, Uta (ed.). Autism and Asperger Syndrome. Cambridge ...
"Childhood socioeconomic status and adult brain size: Childhood socioeconomic status influences adult hippocampal size". Annals ... doi:10.1007/s10643-011-0491-8. Gabig, C. (2008). Verbal working memory and story retelling in school-age children with autism. ... From childhood the hippocampus is developing, and it continues to mature beyond adolescents. A major barrier when it comes to ... A constant inadequate diet throughout early childhood deprives the brain of the nourishment it requires to develop and function ...
"The Colors of Childhood". Smithsonian Magazine. November 1999. Retrieved June 22, 2009. The Official Gazette of the United ... Kitchel, A. F. (1961). The Story of a Rainbow. Easton, PA: Crayola LLC. "Granola". Online Etymology Dictionary. Retrieved ... "The Colors of Childhood". Elizabeth Armstrong Hall (2006). American Icons - Crayola Crayon. Dennis Hall. pp. 180-183. ISBN ...
His stories employed realism and an honest visual style. His first collection of short stories took four years to write. At the ... He had a difficult childhood. Pour with the rain is a documentary about him by Ali Zare Ghanat Nowi which is going to be ... Faghiri, alongside Mahoud Dowlat Abadi, was one of the first Iranian rural story writers. The stories in the collection have ... His early difficulties led him to write short stories. He had a precise method and style of writing. ...
Kvothe begins his story during his childhood, when he lived amongst a troupe of highly reputed traveling performers known as ... Before its release, an excerpt from the novel was released as a short story titled The Road to Levinshir, which won the Writers ... He is nudged out of this life by hearing a storyteller recount a story of how the hero Lanre became a renegade after the death ... He threatens Chronicler to focus Kote on the more heroic aspects of his story in the hope that he will abandon his apathy and ...
ChildhoodEdit. Benedict was born Ruth Fulton in New York City on June 5, 1887, to Beatrice and Frederick Fulton.[3][4] Her ... For example, in her senior year of high school she wrote a piece called, "Lulu's Wedding (A True Story)" in which she recalled ... "Culture and Personality In Henry's Backyard: Boasian War Allegories in Children's Science Writ Large Stories" in Darnell, Regna ... Stassinos, Elizabeth (1997). "Marriage as Mystery Writ Symbiotically: The Benedicts' Unpublished "Chemical Detective Story" of ...
Barton, Geoff, Dome, Malcolm, Kendall, Jo, Ling, Dave: "The night I set Phil Lynott's todger on fire and other stories"; ... Lynott had a happy childhood growing up in Dublin and was a popular character at school.[9] He did not experience any serious ...
Soap Opera Digest Award for Best Love Story or Daytime or Primetime (shared with Melissa Reeves). Soap Opera Digest Award for ... four-month-old Emma was diagnosed with a rare form of childhood eye cancer, Retinoblastoma. The disease was treated with ... 1992 Soap Opera Digest Award Best Love Story Daytime or Primetime (with Melissa Reeves) (Days of Our Lives) ... a story confirmed in the July 25, 2006 edition of industry magazine Soap Opera Digest. Ashford's last day on Days of our Lives ...
Prince Andrew had known Ferguson since childhood; they had met occasionally at polo matches, and became re-acquainted with each ... "Prince Andrew story runs and runs - but editors should beware", The Guardian (blog), 5 January 2015 ...
Childhood[change , change source]. Bernhard Riemann was the second child in a family of six children. His father was a Lutheran ... There is a well-known story from Riemann's school days. The school director excused him from maths lessons because the lessons ...
The good natured officer feigns a story that Lauritz has already left the premises so as to give Lauritz a chance to escape. ... through a childhood friend meets a German who presents himself as a banker. Agnes, coming to see Laura get the medal, looks up ...
Cover story. Archived from the original on July 8, 2007. Retrieved 2007-07-06.. ... "Kucinich's hard childhood a 'gift' yielding strength, compassion". Des Moines Register. Archived from the original on 2004-02- ...
Xue CC, Zhang AL, Lin V, Myers R, Polus B, Story DF (2008). "Acupuncture, chiropractic and osteopathy use in Australia: a ... Wardle, Jon; Frawley, Jane; Steel, Amie; Sullivan, Elizabeth (2016). "Complementary medicine and childhood immunisation: A ...
He spent most of his childhood in Toledo. In 1902, at the age of ten, he joined a troupe of circus tumblers known as the Five ... Later he traveled additional thousands of miles telling the story of PONY League, hoping to interest adults in organizing ...
Jude to share stories with listeners, highlighting patient stories, and having exciting promotions. Listeners are encouraged to ... Jude in the 1970s and 1980s to help raise money to fight childhood cancer. The fraternity renewed its link to St. Jude as its ... One of the main events is a letter-writing campaign in which the students are sent pre-written letters that include stories of ... Pui, CH; Ribeiro, RC (2003). "International collaboration on childhood leukemia". International Journal of Hematology. 78 (5): ...
Doyle, gave up medicine to become a writer, and, having achieved fame and wealth through the Sherlock Holmes stories, wrote to ... Highland Museum of Childhood. *Inveraray Jail. *John Knox House. *King's Museum. *Meffan Institute ...
Crosby, M. (2006). The American Plague: The Untold Story of Yellow Fever, the Epidemic that Shaped Our History. New York: The ... in which certain populations develop immunity to yellow fever due to prolonged exposure in their childhood, is known as ... Murphy, J. (2003). An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793. New York: Clarion ... Fosdick, Raymond B. (1952). The Story of the Rockefeller Foundation. New York: Harper & Brothers. pp. 58-79.. ...
... chronicles a number of stories of Iranian gay men who feel transitioning is the only way to avoid further persecution, jail, or ... Childhood gender nonconformity. *Cisgender / cissexual. *Cross-dressing. *Gender identity. *Genderism *Gender binary ...
Serventi, Silvano; Sabban, Françoise (2002). Pasta: the Story of a Universal Food. New York: Columbia University Press. ISBN ... Vriezinga SL, Schweizer JJ, Koning F, Mearin ML (September 2015). "Coeliac disease and gluten-related disorders in childhood". ... "National Pasta Association: "The story that it was Marco Polo who imported noodles to Italy and thereby gave birth to the ... mentioning also that traces of pasta have been found in ancient Greece and that Jane Grigson believed the Marco Polo story to ...
The idea for the quantum clockwork Cartier dolls comes from the story of Coppellia, a mechanical doll in one of the Tales from ... and that it is the result of his own dark childhood dreams subconsciously infecting the quantum structure of the dolls when he ... Nongkhai, Bangkok and London are the story's most important locales. Dead Girls is a science fiction novel set in the year 2071 ... A Fairy Queen While telling her story Primavera passes out, and Kito has her resident research and development technician ...
Gorton was born out of wedlock and had a turbulent childhood. He studied at Brasenose College, Oxford, after finishing his ... "the story of Christianity is the most tremendous in the history of the world".[94] However, in the lead-up to the 1999 ...
Hilliard, R. E. (2007). The effects of orff-based music therapy and social work groups on childhood grief symptoms and ... a song form traditionally used for telling stories of the deceased. An important element that was also mentioned was that ... looked at the effects of Orff-based music therapy and social work groups on childhood grief symptoms and behaviors. Using a ... music is used in recounting stories, celebrating life events, or sending messages.[59] ...
The story is that a group of three brigands kidnap a young woman of a rich and powerful Madrid family. While the chief of the ... The gardens were based on those King Philip V had known during his childhood in the French royal court. ...
2010). Developmental Psychology, Childhood and Adolescence. 284 *^ a b c Cole, M. "Culture and early childhood learning" (PDF) ... children often learn as third-party observers from stories and conversations by others.[33] Most young Mayan children are ... Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood. 4 (1): 64-79. CiteSeerX doi:10.2304/ciec.2003.4.1.7.. ... Particularly in childhood, a model is someone of authority or higher status in an environment. In animals, observational ...
Its extensive use in the 1967 film Elvira Madigan about a doomed love story between a Danish tightrope walker and a Swedish ... Childhood arrangements. *No. 1 in F major, K. 37. *No. 2 in B♭ major, K. 39 ... Beethoven was clearly impressed by them: even if the anecdotal story about his comments to Ferdinand Ries about No. 24 is ...
Peter Shaffer's Tony Award-winning play, Equus, tells the story of a boy who blinds six horses. Theodore Taylor's classic young ... Gilbert C.; Foster A. (2001). "Childhood blindness in the context of vision 2020-the right to sight". Bulletin of the World ... H. G. Wells' story "The Country of the Blind" explores what would happen if a sighted man found himself trapped in a country of ... Childhood blindness can be caused by conditions related to pregnancy, such as congenital rubella syndrome and retinopathy of ...
Dental hypoplasias provide an indicator of health status during the time in childhood when the enamel of the tooth crown is ... Prehistoric archaeology in Europe is a different story, as biological remains began to be analyzed earlier than in classical ... Tung, Tiffiny A.; Knudson, Kelly J. (2010). "Childhood Lost: Abductions, Sacrifice, and Trophy Heads of Children in the Wari ... plants in childhood, then consumed more C3 plants, which were more common at the Cape later in their lives. Six of these ...
Childhood and marriage[edit]. Early fourteenth-century manuscript initial showing Edward and his wife Eleanor. The artist has ... A more dubious story tells of how he wished for his bones to be carried along on future expeditions against the Scots. Another ... Edward took a keen interest in the stories of King Arthur, which were highly popular in Europe during his reign.[138] In 1278 ... Edward had a reputation for a fierce temper, and he could be intimidating; one story tells of how the Dean of St Paul's, ...
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Zeev Hadari, Second Exodus: The Full Story of Jewish Illegal Immigration to Palestine 1945-1948 (London: Valentine Mitchell ... One of the Irgun members arrested was Israel Epstein, a childhood friend of Irgun commander Menachem Begin who worked in ... The Mauritian shekel: the story of the Jewish detainees in Mauritius, 1940-1945 by Geneviève Pitot, Donna Edouard, Helen Topor ... A British policeman on the upper story shot dead the Irgun Bren gunner covering the raid from a balcony on the building ...
Best Gay Stories 2012 (edited by Peter Dubé; story Sugar Rush was chosen as one of 15 inclusions), Lethe Press 2012 ISBN 1- ... "Films: Delphinium: A Childhood Portrait of Derek Jarman". Archived from the original on January 7, 2011. Retrieved February 9, ... As of 2019, he is the story producer of TV series The Boulet Brothers' Dragula.[48] ... A Childhood Portrait of Derek Jarman"[34] has been seen at film festivals around the world. It had its world premiere at the ...
Born in Summerfield, Louisiana,[2] Malone was the youngest of nine children and during his childhood lived on a farm with his ... In the aftermath of the Globe story, Malone met the Ford twins for the first time since visiting them in the hospital after ...
They worked on Backstage (2008), a webcomic at Act-i-vate that tells the story of how fire eater Scarlett O'Herring was ... The book covers her life from a rebellious childhood in Far Rockaway, Queens to her current illustrated journalism projects. ... Cavna, Michael (February 14, 2013). Artmaking, A Love Story. The Washington Post. Retrieved June 17, 2014. (subscription ...
Gould also is not one sided, and writes: "Sociobiologists have broadened their range of selective stories by invoking concepts ... Dennett spent part of his childhood in Lebanon, where, during World War II, his father was a covert counter-intelligence agent ... The research and stories Dennett and LaScola accumulated during this project were published in their 2013 co-authored book, ...
A story about a very sweet lovable rebellious young girl from Iran... No, sorry..its a story of a free family under tyrant ... The Story. In very simple comics, even childish, comes a very excellent heavy family life story, Country history, a very well ... Why - for me, as Egyptian- all th A story about a very sweet lovable rebellious young girl from Iran... No, sorry..its a story ... The R.E.A.D. Book...: September 2019 - Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood 17 14. Sep 23, 2019 10:18PM. ...
Blog post introducing Childhood Cancer Stories: The September Series to readers, encouraging them to read and learn about kids ... Donnas Cancer Story This is Donnas Cancer Story, which appeared daily in serial format during the month of September, 2011 to ... And that, my friends, is why I tell Donnas story and why so many other Cancer Parents I know tell the stories of their ... And so, I tell Donnas story, and in September, am humbled to host a month of other childrens stories told by their parents. ...
Alarmed by the surge in childhood obesity (and all too aware that theyre judged by their childrens appearance), New Yorks ... First, it is a legitimate medical concern-childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions. In May, a survey by the citys ... "Family dinners have become almost historical," says Natalie Garfield, a psychotherapist with a speciality in early-childhood ... a potential harbinger of childhood weight problems. The fear of fat has grown into a social phobia thats driving New York ...
Basal cell carcinoma in survivors of childhood cancer. People treated with radiotherapy for a childhood cancer have a 30 fold ... Childhood radiotherapy, skin cancers . . . and other stories. BMJ 2019; 365 doi: (Published ...
Read our blog to learn more about childhood cancer, lifesaving research, inspiring families, and how the foundation is making a ... Because childhood cancers are so varied and the need so great, we soon realized that this was a job bigger than any one ... Childhood cancer was never even a consideration in our minds before that scan, but less than 24 hours and one MRI later, we ... Childhood Cancer Research Funded by McKenna Claire Foundation and St. Baldricks Foundation Partnership. by Kristine Wetzel ...
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"This isnt the story either of us would have written for our lives… but its turning out to be a good one." ... A biopsy showed the tumor to be Ewing sarcoma, a rare type of childhood cancer that occurs in bones or in the soft tissue ... An Unexpected Love Story. By Mark MyersFebruary 10, 2020No Comments ... CURE Childhood Cancer is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, IRS identification number 58-1244138. ...
BORN A CRIME begins and ends with Patricias story. This is as much her story as it is Noahs. Noahs stories of his childhood ... After reading Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood , I realize that I neednt have worried about Trevor Noah. ... Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood ~~ Trevor Noah. Trevor Noah's BORN A CRIME is hilarious, ... The stories from his childhood reminded me of something Art Linkletter said about the c This is great! I wasnt sure that I ...
I Have Battled Depression Since Childhood. Hello all, I am a fellow depressive. I am a pretty motivated person, so I did a lot ... More From People Who Have Battled Depression Since Childhood recently Ive tried to stay happy....I finally broke wjen i saw my ...
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Reynolds leads the Childhood Cancer Cell Repository, a bank of about 450 cancer cell lines and 75 genomic models. As ... Patrick Reynolds is working to grow cancer cell lines in order to eventually cure childhood cancer. Funded in part by Alexs ... Subscribe to The Childhood Cancer Blog. Get the inside track on childhood cancer research breakthroughs, inspirational Heroes ... everlasting gift with a story. Here is the story of Fly623 and Alex Podeszwa, a young man whose fight continues beyond his own ...
A new type of gene therapy has shown promise in wiping out two rare childhood diseases, apparently without the risks of causing ... Copyright © 2021 Raw Story Media, Inc. PO Box 21050, Washington, D.C. 20009 , Masthead , Privacy Policy , For corrections or ... Perhaps the most iconic story of congressional violence is that of the Griswold-Lyon brawl. On one side, you had Roger Griswold ... A new type of gene therapy has shown promise in wiping out two rare childhood diseases, apparently without the risks of causing ...
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Surviving the Faith-based Medical Neglect of My Childhood: An Ex-Christian Scientists Story. Uncategorized / March 1, 2010 ... It is my sincere hope that my story will inspire the Obama Administration to realize that federal regulations must be amended. ... The last day of my childhood was Saturday, November 22, 1975. I was thirteen years old. ...
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The Palmerinos hope that by telling Ians story, they can help to increase awareness about AHC and do their part to help fuel ... Ians Story a Battle for a Cure. Posted on April 23, 2007 by jmarsz ... Ian battles not a person, but an illness known as AHC.AHC, or Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood, is a rare neurological ... Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood Foundation 2000 Town Center Suite 1900 Southfield, MI 48075 (313) 663-7772 ...
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New Spiderman movie, childhood stories, & spiritual traps. Sometimes Ray and I have interesting conversations late at night as ... This is what I was talking to Ray about last night, and then he told me two incredible, hilarious stories from his childhood. ... The coral snake story occurred during a summer visit to my grandmother Fort. My mom has a different snake story involving a ... First, my lizard story. My mother used to be terrified of these lizards. It would send us four kids into gales of laughter when ...
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Childhood trauma: stories that must be told Posted by Claudia M Gold June 6, 2012 12:22 PM ... Yet it was not until this spring that I learned details of the story of his childhood in Nazi Germany, his escape to America as ... My fathers story is one of not only survival, but of triumph in the midst of unimaginable horror. He would never use the word ... Bits of the story had emerged at times, in part around my daughters bat-mitzvah 4 years earlier. But in general he ascribed to ...
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Stories about: childhood cancer Pediatric cancers and precision medicine: The feasibility question. Posted on February 1, 2016 ... More On: childhood cancer, Dana-Farber Boston Childrens, Katherine Janeway, personalized cancer medicine ... isnt a standard approach for childhood cancers yet. ...
A study of over 1,700 childhood cancer survivors found that 98% of the participants had at least one chronic disease such as ... Story highlights. A study shows a majority of childhood cancer survivors have chronic disease ... "We have known for many years that adults who were treated for cancer in childhood have a higher risk for health problems, and ... A study of over 1,700 childhood cancer survivors found that 98% of the participants had at least one chronic disease such as ...
Weʼre raising money to help raise funds and awareness for a rare childhood cancer condition LCH - Langerhans Cells ... Story. A year ago close friends were put through a parents worst nightmare when their gorgeous little girl got diagnosed with a ... help raise funds and awareness for a rare childhood cancer condition LCH - Langerhans Cells Histiocytosis. ...
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  • The program, for children between the ages of five and 12, is based on evidence that treating childhood obesity indirectly, through families, is as effective and potentially less harmful than trying to treat younger children directly. (
  • The United States leads the world in highest rates of childhood obesity. (
  • Poor diet and a lack of physical activity are taking a devastating toll on the health of children in Louisiana, which has one of the highest rates of childhood obesity in the country," said Pat Van Burkleo, president of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeast Louisiana and the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge. (
  • The study, published in the latest edition of the journal Archives of Disease in Childhood , also discovered that children who were breastfed and were introduced to solid food later had a slightly reduced chance of becoming overweight. (
  • The mothers joined the study - published in the Archives of Disease in Childhood - before 22 weeks of pregnancy. (
  • The study was published in the peer-reviewed journal Archives of Disease in Childhood. (
  • View all ADAA personal stories of triumph (you can also search by topic/population on the right hand navigation of this page) to learn how people living with anxiety, depressive, obsessive-compulsive, and trauma-related disorders have struggled, coped, and triumphed. (
  • First, it is a legitimate medical concern-childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions. (
  • Alliance president and Ottawa physician Dr. Mark Tremblay says activity levels overall are too low, and deemed it "a global childhood inactivity epidemic. (
  • The Food Network goes to the front lines of the childhood obesity epidemic to find out what's fueling the explosion in overweight children and teenagers and what parents, teachers, doctors and public officials are doing to fight a problem the U.S. Surgeon General calls "more serious" than terrorism. (
  • The forum, which is being held at The New Orleans BioInnovation Center, is a call to action for the community to join forces to fight the childhood obesity epidemic that is taking a devastating toll on families, communities and the country. (
  • UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) company, has launched the second annual Step Up for Better Health Sweepstakes , a national initiative to encourage walking and help reduce childhood obesity. (
  • At , people can enter the sweepstakes and sign the pledge to walk more, help reduce childhood obesity and encourage kids to become more active. (
  • More children will die from cancer than any other childhood disease. (
  • A study of over 1,700 childhood cancer survivors found that 98% of the participants had at least one chronic disease such as new cancers, heart disease or abnormal lung function. (
  • From disease to addiction, parenting to attention deficit disorder, Dr. Maté's work focuses on the centrality of early childhood experiences to the development of the brain, and how those experiences can impact everything from behavioral patterns to physical and mental illness. (
  • Even with our most conservative estimates, the benefits of routine childhood immunisation in Africa are likely to far outweigh the risk of additional Covid-19 transmission that might ensue," Dr Kaja Abbas, a disease modelling expert at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and co-author of the study, said. (
  • Scientists seem to have found a way to treat Parry-Romberg syndrome , a rare childhood disease that can take your normal kid's face and make it seemingly melt away. (
  • What Can California Do to Prevent the #1 Chronic Childhood Disease? (
  • Tooth decay is the number one childhood chronic disease-two to three times more common than childhood obesity or asthma. (
  • In 2016, India witnessed 158,176 childhood pneumonia deaths. (
  • My father's story is one of not only survival, but of triumph in the midst of unimaginable horror. (
  • In looking back over his childhood and exploring his father's childhood, Harry said he realized a few things. (
  • They also mention that prospective research on a father's role in childhood obesity risk is needed. (
  • Funded in part by ALSF, the repository aims to solve a prominent issue for childhood cancer researchers: the sub-optimal models they receive to test new treatments. (
  • A new type of gene therapy has shown promise in wiping out two rare childhood diseases, apparently without the risks of causing cancer, international researchers said Thursday. (
  • In another study published in PNAS in March, researchers found links between childhood poverty, physiological stress and adult memory . (
  • At a time when childhood obesity rates are at an all-time high in Canada (although they appear to be levelling off), finding ways to reduce obesity and preventing related illnesses continues to challenge doctors and researchers. (
  • In a new study published this week in the journal BMJ , researchers from several universities, including from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Brigham and Women's Hospital, tracked nearly 17,000 female nurses and their kids to observe how mothers' habits may influence risk of childhood obesity. (
  • With one in five American children and adolescents aged 6-19 diagnosed as obese, researchers hope the new study highlights "the potential benefits of implementing family or parental based multifactorial interventions to curb the risk of childhood obesity. (
  • This means interventions need to target more than just early childhood education for children, the researchers agreed. (
  • The researchers found that the twin who did not have MS was more likely to have spent more time outdoors in the spring, during hot days, while sunbathing and while at the beach during childhood, than the twin with MS. The difference between twins in outdoor exposure in the summer, autumn, or winter, or in exposure on cold days or during sport was not large enough to be considered statistically significant. (
  • Because patients are detected to find same researchers, alterations might However enter providing of the evaluations along the exceptional life journeys stories of presence. (
  • Persepolis Amazing, intriguing, and unimaginable are just a few words to describe how I felt about Persepolis while I read this true life story of Marjane Satrapi. (
  • Could reducing childhood obesity also help reduce rates of childhood asthma? (
  • My strategy about raising awareness for childhood cancer has not changed. (
  • University of Nottingham News Press releases 2018 September Questions about childhood eczema? (
  • Kamdar KY, Sandlund JT, Bollard CM. Malignant lymphomas in childhood. (
  • No compelling evidence to show a link between childhood obesity and maternal age or education at birth, maternal depression or ethnicity and inconclusive evidence for delivery type, weight gain in the womb, maternal weight loss after birth and 'fussy' infant temperament. (
  • Respondents were more likely to know where to find services or treatment for depression, more likely to think that childhood obesity was a serious problem and less likely to keep a firearm in or around their homes. (
  • In a story of 500 words or less, please describe your experience with an anxiety disorder and/or depression and how it has affected your life. (
  • It revealed that people maltreated in childhood are twice as likely as those with no history of abuse to develop multiple and long-lasting episodes of depression. (
  • The results of our study indicate that childhood maltreatment is associated both with an increased risk of developing recurrent and persistent episodes of depression, and with an increased risk of responding poorly to treatment. (
  • Therefore, prevention and early therapeutic interventions targeting childhood maltreatment could prove vital in helping prevent the major health burden owing to depression. (
  • Dr Danese added: "The biological abnormalities associated with childhood maltreatment could potentially explain why individuals with a history of maltreatment were found to be more likely than non-maltreated individuals to respond poorly to treatment for depression. (
  • Plenty of research shows that adverse childhood experiences can lead to depression and other health problems later in life. (
  • The cure cannot be limited to freedom from cancer, but must also afford childhood cancer survivors the same physical and psychological quality of life enjoyed by their healthy peers," says Prof. Michael Weintraub, Director of the Hadassah Medical Center's Department of Pediatric Hemato-Oncology. (
  • The Sentinel Project on Pediatric Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis published this collection of stories of 15 children in seven countries. (
  • But with childhood vaccinations, we have not only the emotional tug (our darling babies! (
  • Local health departments are significant providers of vaccinations, and 88% of local health departments across the nation provide childhood immunization services. (
  • Providing the whole story behind tobacco news. (
  • Despite a steady stream of news stories over the years highlighting the sad state of Ipoh's playgrounds, the local city council has largely remained mum on the issue. (
  • A heartbreaking early July news story about a Malaysian child who passed away at the age of 12 from health complications arising from obesity has reignited the debate over how developing countries like Malaysia are raising their children. (
  • Yet it was not until this spring that I learned details of the story of his childhood in Nazi Germany, his escape to America as a teenager, and his dramatic rescue of his parents from the concentration camp Theresienstadt when he returned to Germany as a soldier with the United States army. (
  • CURE Childhood Cancer is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, IRS identification number 58-1244138. (
  • Down in Lubbock, Texas, researcher Dr. Patrick Reynolds is working to grow cancer cell lines in order to eventually cure childhood cancer. (
  • He argues the best way to deal with that inequality is investment in early childhood development. (
  • The NAESP is working on Capitol Hill, as well, to weave into law policies that build elementary school principals' knowledge of early childhood development, since their jobs often include overseeing preschool programs. (
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  • Childhood Pneumonia is a leading infectious diseases causing child mortality under five. (
  • The Lantz family lives in Nashville, Tennessee, where Caroline is beating neuroblastoma at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, on one of the Beat Childhood Cancer clinical trials. (
  • Hannah Shroyer is beating neuroblastoma cancer in Sarasota, FL on one of the Beat Childhood Cancer clinical trials. (
  • Neva's currently beating neuroblastoma on the Beat Childhood Cancer DFMO clinical trial. (
  • Because of Xander we are fighting for our kids against neuroblastoma and childhood cancer. (
  • Trevor Noah, one of the comedy world's fastest-rising stars and host of The Daily Show, tells his wild coming-of-age story during the twilight of apartheid in South Africa and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. (
  • In his first book, Noah tells his coming of age story with his larger-than life mother during the last gasps of apartheid-era South Africa and the turbulent years that followed. (
  • The long-term health benefits of maintaining essential childhood immunisation programmes in Africa far outweigh the risk of contracting Covid-19 when visiting vaccination clinics, a new study published in the Lancet Global Health journal has found. (
  • Kids: Africa in Childhood Poetry powerfully conveys the wishful thinking, imaginations, experiences and critical reflections of children as they grow up. (
  • A major international aid organization says current nutrition programs do not adequately target childhood malnutrition, particularly in what the agency calls "high burden" areas such as Southeast Asia, the Sahel and the Horn of Africa. (
  • The stories are created in local language and local context which are designed to create awareness on childhood pneumonia, identifying danger signs, prevention (through immunization using pneumococcal conjugate vaccine), treatment and care & support. (
  • She's become a spokesperson for the fight against childhood cancer, hosting a fabulous blog and a popular Facebook page . (
  • NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) - A pair of new studies by independent research teams is offering a look at the molecular alterations found in thousands of childhood tumors from a broad swath of cancer subtypes. (
  • Well, the CDC's story begins in 2003-2004, when the childhood obesity rate was significantly higher than in previous years. (
  • Childhood obesity is a growing concern in the U.S., but thanks to focused attention on the issue, the obesity rate is slowly declining among younger children. (
  • And that, my friends, is why I tell Donna's story and why so many other Cancer Parents I know tell the stories of their children, both living and deceased. (
  • By sharing the stories of these children and their families, with a literal click of a button, you are helping to raise awareness. (
  • A new set of stories from the world of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children*In this collect. (
  • Children who were breastfed - however briefly - were 15 per cent less likely to become overweight in childhood compared to those children who were never breastfed. (
  • Amanda, whose full name is not being used to protect the identity of her daughter, is taking part in an unusual childhood obesity program - one that doesn't treat children at all, at least not directly. (
  • Our research examines how childhood memories shape the ways prospective teachers and people seeking to work with children understand their roles as future educators. (
  • In order to maximize its reach, ZMQ has created an innovative concept called 'MIRA Theatre' where canopy based theatres are set-up in remote villages and women and children are invited to see the video stories. (
  • Early childhood experts repeatedly stress the need for instilling the right habits in young children, as what they see and do at that age leaves a deep imprint for life. (
  • But, with the increasing number of parents choosing to forego or delay vaccinating their children and the resulting resurgence of deadly childhood diseases, there is a safety risk when children play with other kids whose vaccination status is unknown. (
  • German childhood in World War II describes how the Second World War, as well as experiences related to it, directly or indirectly impacted the life of children born in that era. (
  • She wants to see all kids with cancer leave the childhood cancer world behind - for good. (
  • It causes delays in education, feelings of isolation and robs kids of their childhood. (
  • As kids, the brothers often played the childhood game Cops and Robbers. (
  • But Raise Your Hands for Kids is looking to be direct and simple - for early childhood and the state's economic future. (
  • This kind of personalized, genomics-driven medicine (where the genetic alterations in a patient's tumor drive therapy, not the tumor's location) isn't a standard approach for childhood cancers yet. (
  • Bloom syndrome increases the risk of developing osteosarcoma and other childhood cancers, including leukemia and Wilms tumour. (
  • Although the Ohio EPA claims to have made at least some progress in identifying the mysterious cause of the Clyde area's unusually high incidence of childhood cancers, it had little to show for its efforts. (
  • CLYDE, Ohio - Although the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency claims to have made at least some progress in identifying the mysterious cause of the Clyde area's unusually high incidence of childhood cancers, it had little to show for its efforts at a community update in Clyde High School Monday night. (
  • At a recent conference in New York, Columbia University health experts and representatives from the group Doctors Without Borders discussed ways to better tackle the crisis of childhood malnutrition. (
  • Abandoned playgrounds that have turned into public safety hazards are not an isolated problem, but indicative of a larger and transnational health crisis: childhood obesity. (
  • There was no significant association between a mom's diet and childhood obesity, likely because meals aren't always prepared at home and can be influenced by school lunches and environment. (
  • Today is National Cancer Survivors Day and in celebration, we are bringing you the survivorship story of 2013 Ambassador Emily , who was diagnosed with osteosarcoma as a 16-year-old. (
  • The following are known risk factors for childhood osteosarcoma. (
  • Until we learn more about these risk factors, there are no specific ways to reduce the risk of childhood osteosarcoma. (
  • Li-Fraumeni syndrome greatly increases the risk of developing several types of childhood cancer, including osteosarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma and other soft tissue sarcomas, breast cancer, brain tumours and leukemia. (
  • Two years ago I set about the task of writing Donna's Cancer Story , a blog series devoted to my daughter's cancer treatment. (
  • An estimated two-thirds of childhood cancer survivors will have at least one chronic or long-term side effect from their cancer treatment. (
  • The realities of how poorly funded research is are a punch in the gut to any Cancer Parent (and governmental funding for childhood cancer research was lowered this year, thanks to Congress and sequestration measures). (
  • Read on for more about Dr. Federman, his St. Baldrick's Scholar award and what he envisions for the future of childhood cancer research. (
  • Conducted by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, it provides a glimpse into St. Jude's LIFE program, a two- to three-day initiative that brings long-term childhood cancer survivors back to the hospital for regular check-ups throughout their adult lives. (
  • High birth weight, rapid weight gain and having an overweight mother who smokes can all increase the risk of a baby becoming obese later in childhood, research by experts at The University of Nottingham has found. (
  • The first study of its kind to review all the evidence for risk factors in infancy associated with childhood obesity, it is hoped the findings will help to bridge the gap between research and the implementation of new clinical practice. (
  • We knew that early childhood is the critical time for obesity prevention strategies," said lead author Suzanne Biro, a former research associate in the department of family medicine at Queen's University in Kingston, Ont. (
  • The Alliance for Childhood Education , a coalition of Kansas and Missouri business leaders, is teaming with the St. Louis-based Missouri Wonk political research and analysis firm to support the tobacco tax campaign. (
  • Even more strikingly, a growing body of research shows that childhood poverty causes lasting changes in the brain - from its overall structure down to the level of gene expression. (
  • Previous research has shown that abused individuals are prone to abnormalities in biological systems sensitive to psychological stress both in childhood and adult life. (
  • Whilst we still do not know exactly what type of treatment may improve the care of maltreated individuals, it may be that new treatments based on the biological vulnerabilities associated with childhood maltreatment could prove an exciting avenue for research. (
  • Our research has found that how new teachers and practitioners recall their childhoods carries important clues about how likely they are to name and challenge inequities in schools today. (
  • They argue that personal stories of war and societal trauma, if not told in words, emerge as symptoms, sometimes as mental illness, sometimes in subsequent generations. (
  • In my behavioral pediatrics practice, I often hear stories like this from parents, both of major trauma in the form of such things as abuse or death of a sibling, or subtler trauma of having an emotionally troubled parent. (
  • We have known for many years that adults who were treated for cancer in childhood have a higher risk for health problems, and these health problems appear to increase as they age. (
  • The biological legacy of childhood poverty may linger for decades, leaving adults who grew up poor more likely to get sick. (
  • In a statement, Silvia Lagnado, McDonald's global chief marketing officer, said: "Thanks to the Happy Meal, most adults associate McDonald's with special childhood memories. (
  • A new study shows childhood cancer survivors may be more likely to have chronic diseases. (
  • Physicians and health care providers should be advocating for healthier lifestyle practices for anyone they see in their practice, but it is particularly important for childhood cancer survivors because they have already had treatments when their organs were more vulnerable that put them at risk for types of diseases we see in aging populations like high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high cholesterol, etc.," says Hudson. (
  • JClic is a free software tool implemented in Spain that enables the creation of interactive assessment activities addressed to early childhood and elementary education. (
  • But a brewing Missouri campaign seeking dollars for early childhood health and education knows that getting voters to increase the tax for a cause is not the low-hanging fruit it might seem. (
  • A new Australian study has looked at nearly 1,500 mother-child pairs to see whether babies with persistent and severe sleep problems (waking 3 or more times a night on most nights) were more likely to show signs of mental health problems in later childhood. (
  • State health officials, after analyzing local cancer statistics, determined the childhood cancer incidence was so high in the Clyde area that it was likely caused by some unknown environmental trigger. (
  • The program has created 6 digital stories which have been integrated ZMQ's pioneering project MIRA Channel - a mobile based Maternal and Child Health program which uses RMNCH+A approach. (
  • That said, a strictly top-down approach to public health reeks of tyranny, which is why I made the point earlier that state-civil partnerships are vital to stamping out childhood obesity. (
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  • There is a false belief that with a 94% cure rate for the most common childhood cancer, leukemia (ALL specifically), this whole childhood cancer thing is a done deal. (
  • Many of the cells have been donated by families after their child has died-making every cell a precious, everlasting gift with a story. (
  • While some Asian countries like Japan and South Korea have traditionally kept childhood obesity down to manageable proportions, the real success stories of reversal come from the West, specifically Finland, which despite strong initial resistance managed to fundamentally shift social attitudes through a sustained partnership between the government and grassroots activism. (
  • ZMQ is implementing this unique initiative combat Childhood Pneumonia using digital story-telling. (
  • In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her life in Tehran from ages six to fourteen, years that saw the overthrow of the Shah's regime, the triumph of the Islamic Revolution, and the devastating effects of war with Iraq. (
  • The movie, with strange fairytale-like qualities, tells the story of a mute woman who falls in love with a sea creature, and features a stellar cast including Sally Hawkins, Richard Jenkins, Michael Shannon, Octavia Spencer and Michael Stuhlbarg. (
  • A biopsy showed the tumor to be Ewing sarcoma, a rare type of childhood cancer that occurs in bones or in the soft tissue around the bones. (
  • AHC, or Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood, is a rare neurological disorder that causes recurrent episodes of paralysis, affecting alternating sides of the body. (
  • A rare type of childhood brain tumor called diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) has a distinct characteristic that may prove to be its undoing-a misshapen protein displayed prominently on the surfaces of its cells. (