The concept of emotional intelligence is a relatively newly defined subject. While the label is new, the combined concepts have been around since early man started recording stories and folk tales.
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Cancer claims the lives of millions of people across the globe every year. But the fight against cancer is anything but hopeless, as the World Health Organization notes that between 30% and 50% of all cancer cases are preventable.
Children’s eye health is as important as other aspects of their physical and mental well-being. According to a recent report from the National Center for Children’s Vision and Eye Health at Prevent Blindness, vision plays an important role in a child’s physical, cognitive and social developm…
According to the University of Michigan’s Dyslexia Help organization, upwards of 80% of the population has some form of dyslexia, the most common learning disorder that involves difficulty reading due to problems identifying speech sounds and learning how they relate to letters and words.
Halloween is around the corner and it can bring families’ worst eating habits. As children bring in buckets full of candy and eat more than they should, stomach aches often follow. Beyond the inevitable sugar crash, candy can also be hard on children’s developing chompers.
New and experienced parents alike must keep many things in mind when welcoming a child into their homes. Babies do not come with instruction manuals, but kids of all ages need their parents to perform various functions, including keeping them safe.
According to spouses of first responders, families of the men and women who are willing to put their lives on the line for their communities also have a duty because they must find ways to deal with worrying about their loved ones’ dangerous occupations and handle family matters for long per…
Since its introduction in 2006, more than 100 million Americans have received the vaccine for human papillomavirus, or HPV, and the results are encouraging.