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Advertising continues to assume mothers only use knowledge for domestic caring

Lancaster University

Magazine adverts continue to tell mothers to put caring for their families front and centre - and encourage them to devote all their knowledge to protecting and caring for them rather than for their own benefit or professional advancement.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Family and Parenting, In the Workplace,

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10-Dec-2019 12:05 PM EST

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Newswise: Just Had a Baby? A New App Helps Keep Them Safe

Just Had a Baby? A New App Helps Keep Them Safe

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

A new, free mobile app, Baby be Well, helps families keep their infants safe throughout the first year of life. By incorporating activities that encourage frequent return visits, the app provides users with proven guidance of safe sleep practices to reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).

Channels: All Journal News, Apps, Children's Health, Family and Parenting, In the Home,

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10-Dec-2019 10:45 AM EST
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Newswise: FAU and Georgia State Partner to Assist Children and Families Affected by Addiction

FAU and Georgia State Partner to Assist Children and Families Affected by Addiction

Florida Atlantic University

FAU and GSU have partnered on a program to assist children and families affected by addiction. They have received a $2.64 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for a program aimed at improving outcomes of Georgia’s children and families and strengthening the partnership between the Division of Family and Children Services and family treatment courts.

Channels: Addiction, All Journal News, Children's Health, Drugs and Drug Abuse, Family and Parenting, In the Home, Substance Abuse,

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10-Dec-2019 9:00 AM EST
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Just Had a Baby? A New App Helps Keep Them Safe

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Placing an infant to sleep safely can save lives. A new, free mobile app, Baby be Well, helps families keep their infants safe throughout the first year of life. By incorporating activities that encourage frequent return visits, the app provides users with proven guidance of safe sleep practices to reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).

Channels: All Journal News, Apps, Children's Health, Family and Parenting, Technology,

Released:
10-Dec-2019 7:05 AM EST
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Study: Water births are as safe as land births for mom, baby

University of Michigan

A new study found that water births are no more risky than land births, and that women in the water group sustain fewer first and second-degree tears.

Channels: All Journal News, Children's Health, Family and Parenting, Healthcare, OBGYN, Women's Health,

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9-Dec-2019 10:55 AM EST
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Creating a Message of Hope

UCLA School of Nursing

“Tips for Parents Who Learn Their Newborn Has Developmental Disability” provides information for both parents and various providers who work directly with parents and includes links to valuable resources.

Channels: All Journal News, Children's Health, Family and Parenting, Neuro,

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9-Dec-2019 5:05 PM EST
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Holiday Tips for Caregivers of Loved Ones with Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

An expert at Rutgers’ Care2Caregivers helpline shares tips on how families can celebrate the holidays with loved ones suffering from an illness that affects memory

Channels: Aging, All Journal News, Alzheimer's and Dementia, Family and Parenting, Healthcare, In the Home, Seniors,

Released:
9-Dec-2019 2:05 AM EST
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Newswise: Parents stand strong as ‘pester-power’ loses its punch this Christmas
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Parents stand strong as ‘pester-power’ loses its punch this Christmas

University of South Australia

Heading into Christmas, every parent is acutely aware of the ‘power of pester’: the constant asking, niggling and whining that kids typically turn on at the most inconvenient times. But, how often does pestering really occur and how are parents handling it?

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Released:
6-Dec-2019 6:00 AM EST
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