How does coronavirus affect children?

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, children have been largely spared the worst health impacts of COVID-19, but the same SARS-CoV-2 virus capable of killing a 50-year-old might leave a four-year-old unscathed. Now, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending K-12 schools reopen this fall, saying the health risks should be … Continue reading How does coronavirus affect children?

How to read e-books with children

Electronic books, called e-books, are becoming more and more commonplace these days. Some readers, like the first generation Kindle and Nook devices, offer a basic digital version of a print book. Children scroll through the pages to read, and the experience is somewhat similar to reading a traditional book. Newer, full-color, touchscreen devices such as … Continue reading How to read e-books with children

How sexual violence against children is misconstrued in China

Sex-related topics are often viewed with myopic goggles around China, and most educators who dare to discuss sex in public or among children always get it distorted for fear of either portraying themselves as perverts or attracting the wrath of unrepentant traditionalists who view sex education as a taboo. In light of the "socio-cultural backwardness" … Continue reading How sexual violence against children is misconstrued in China

BBC invests $44 Million to compete with Facebook, Google, Netflix and Amazon

British broadcaster BBC has invested a whooping $44 million to compete from a position of strength with business giants Amazon, Facebook, Google and Netflix. BBC, now 94 years old, said today that it has an annual plan to continue reinvesting for a "new generation BBC." "We put children's front and center throughout the charter renewal … Continue reading BBC invests $44 Million to compete with Facebook, Google, Netflix and Amazon

Cristiano Ronaldo welcomes newborn Twins

Portugal's exit from the 2017 Confederations Cup turned out a good news for star player Cristiano Ronaldo, who just welcomed his adorable newborn twins in the US. He boarded the next flight to celebrate. The Real Madrid player is now a proud father-of-three. He shared a picture of himself holding the bundles of joy in … Continue reading Cristiano Ronaldo welcomes newborn Twins

Orlando Bloom not happy being a Father-of-one

Famous actor Orlando Bloom has revealed he wants more children to spice up his life. Image: Orlando Bloom The 40-year-old actor has a 6-year-old son with ex-wife Miranda Kerr. Bloom, who recently visited London to promote his new movie "Unlocked," said he'd love to get his son Flynn some siblings, only when the right woman … Continue reading Orlando Bloom not happy being a Father-of-one

How Excessive Drinking affects your Children

Alcoholism has been considered a life-threatening addiction with financial costs and more to individuals as well as the society in general. A recent finding from medical experts say binge drinking can affect your unborn children, and it is worse so for teenagers. The effects of excessive drinking are too numerous to mention -  alcohol poisoning, … Continue reading How Excessive Drinking affects your Children

Children inherit intelligence from their mothers

"I inherited that from my mother," will henceforth stand as a verified answer if someone, somehow asked why you're so smart. Researchers say they have proof that a mothers's genetics determines how smart her kids can be. The argument also adds that a man makes very little or no contributions in a child's IQ formation, and there's … Continue reading Children inherit intelligence from their mothers

At Least 30 Civilians Killed By ISIS While Attempting to Flee Fallujah.

Attempting to escape from ISIS-held Fallujah on Friday, dozens of civilians came under IS attack which left at least 30 people dead. On June 10th, the IS militants opened fire on several civilian families who were trying to sneak out of Fallujah and find safety in the areas under the control of the Iraqi government, … Continue reading At Least 30 Civilians Killed By ISIS While Attempting to Flee Fallujah.

You Will Never Wish You Were Born Here.

Children climb up a cliff on a vine ladder to an isolated village on the top of a mountain in Liangshan Yi autonomous prefecture, Southwest China's Sichuan province, on May 14, 2016. Atule'er village, home to 72 families, is known as "cliff village" because its vertical distance to the ground is 800 meters. The routes … Continue reading You Will Never Wish You Were Born Here.