Risks of Online Dating

… the people involved. However, there is a consequence with the majority of those involved to meet the online partner they have. This is when the risks start. According to studies in the US, Dating violence is rampant among adolescent girls, especially those reporting having had the experience of coitus or sexual intercourse. Adolescent girls who were hurt by a date on purpose in the past year are more likely to experience sexual health risks, such as having the possibility to acquire human …

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Keeping children motivated

Initial enthusiasm in after school activities tends to wane after the Excitement is over. This is but natural. The trick is to keep up the hard work even after this. How do you keep your child motivated? This is of particular importance when the child goes in for educational after school programs. Make the career-academics connection early on: Let your child understand how important studies are. Let him know that an excellent career is wholly dependent on wholesome learning. To develop his …

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After school activities for the overweight

  Research and studies show that our children are growing fater by the day. Many families all over America are struggling to keep the weight of their children within reasonable limits. As a parent, I know that it’s. nearly impossible for me to look into the tear-filled eyes of my son and. refuse food. What’s the alternative? studies show that the number one reason for. obesity in children is not junk food and colas. It’s actually TV. Children tend to plop themselves on …

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Self-Injury: How to Stop this Dangerous Practice

… what the child wants or needs. This theory of frustration and attention has been the sole thinking for quite some time. Recently, however, studies have shown that self-injury can have a biochemical component that relieves some of the pain and frustration one feels by releasing endorphins, or “happy hormones,” into one’s system. The endorphins also provide a release for the autistic child, allowing him or her to temporarily forget about his or her frustration and pain. …

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Robotic Hugs: How a Hug Can Help Your Autistic Child

… ability to control the amount and length of pressure. studies are still being conducted to find out why those with autism respond to pressure and how it can produce a calming effect. The hug machine may affect the heightened sensory perceptions of those with autism who often feels disruptive or distressing behavior. By applying pressure, perhaps the autistic child or adult moves his or her focus to a single feeling-the pressure-which in turn produces a calming effect. For many autistic children …

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Finding What Works: Dealing with Autism

… instead, good and bad effects may cancel one another out, or even if the effect is totally positive, you will not know which treatment method is causing it and which are not doing anything. Of course, past studies can help you choose which methods to use, but because autism is an extremely complicated and individual disorder, these studies are not always helpful. Also, some treatments are so new that the studies done are only on short-term effects, which is usually unhelpful. Instead, it is a …

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Busting the Autism Stereotypes

… television, because the story of a talented person fighting disadvantages (such as autism) makes a good plot. However, this is not the norm, so nothing more than the best they can personally do should be expected from an autistic person. However, it is important to note that autism is not a form of mental retardation. Some autistic people are mentally retarded as well, but most are not and should not be treated as such. In the end, the most important lesson to take away from your studies on …

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Bottles of Pills: Medication Options for Autistic Patients

… medication. You can research the many studies on these drugs at your local library or on the Internet. Publications such as journals and healthcare magazines are probably most current and most reliable, whereas you may get some altered information on the World Wide Web, so be careful about following advice you find without first consulting your doctor. He or she may also be able to provide you with literature about the medication options available for autistic patients. Do your researching on …

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What is Leaky Gut Syndrome?

Leaky gut syndrome in conjunction with autism is still being researched; a number of studies and research are under way to better understand how the syndrome starts, why it can be prevalent in autistic children, and how to treat it. Simply, leaky guy syndrome is the inability of the intestinal wall to keep out large, unwanted molecules. This symptom of autism most often signifies that the intestinal wall has been altered to become permeable. Leaky gut syndrome in autistic children may occur …

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A Look on Diet Fitness

… to glycogen stored in the liver and muscles. Glycogen is a glucose complex that provides large amounts of energy ready for use in anaerobic exercises. Fats, on the other hand, is well-nown for being the richest source of calories. It actually contains 2.5 times more calories than carbohydrates and proteins alike. studies also show that it takes the body 24 calories to metabolize carbohydrates while it only takes 3 to burn down fat. So which one to follow? A person can follow a high carb and low …

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Beauty and Fitness

… about having muscles which is what people can see. It is also about enhancing the beauty within. Here are some things one can do everyday to stay beautiful and healthy; · Reading books and other reading material more often keeps the mind sharp just like working out keeps the body in shape. · Work no matter what kind it is produces stress. One can reduce this by taking the time out to do something special like lying in a hot tub, shopping or watching a movie. studies have shown it is reliever …

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Fitness for Women- Stay Fit and Healthy!

… immune system. Women who undergo menopausal period should take Vitamin E-400 as it stops night sweats and hot flashes. Also, Vitamin E is said to be best in avoiding wrinkles when aging. 4. Quit smoking. If you are smoking, stop. It is also a big “NO” for pregnant women, as this will affect the health of the baby. Pregnant women who smoke may pass the harmful content of cigarettes to babies through the bloodstream. Recent studies have shown that women smokers are more prone to diseases than …

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Health and Fitness

… consult the doctor before undergoing any form of exercise. Here are some benefits of exercising; 1. It is the easiest way to maintain and improve ones health from a variety of diseases and premature death. 2. studies have shown that it makes a person feels happier and increases ones self esteem preventing one from falling into depression or anxiety. 3. An active lifestyle makes a person live longer than a person who doesn’t. Working out for someone who has not done it before should be done …

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Family Christmas Gift Exchange Games

… game that way, but then also people to ‘steal’ someone else’s gift if they choose. You can require that the gift recipient shakes a gift, studies a gift and makes a good, educated guess as to its contents before opening it. If they are right, they can “steal” someone else’s gift, but if they are wrong, they keep theirs. Add to the silliness factor by playing a card game and dictating that people can’t get their gift and open it until they win a hand in …

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Asteroids

… called “Centaurs” whose flight patterns take them closer to Jupiter and Uranus. Some of the probes NASA has conducted on near flying asteroids have performed some pretty amazing studies of these eccentric celestial bodies. In 1994 the Galileo probe got within 1000 miles of the asteroid Ida and discovered that Ida actually had its own moon. Other probes have fired impactors into asteroids and even landed on an asteroid to produce some amazing scientific data for us. There is much to learn …

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A Look on Diet Fitness

… to glycogen stored in the liver and muscles. Glycogen is a glucose complex that provides large amounts of energy ready for use in anaerobic exercises. Fats, on the other hand, is well-nown for being the richest source of calories. It actually contains 2.5 times more calories than carbohydrates and proteins alike. studies also show that it takes the body 24 calories to metabolize carbohydrates while it only takes 3 to burn down fat. So which one to follow? A person can follow a high carb and low …

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Beauty and Fitness

… about having muscles which is what people can see. It is also about enhancing the beauty within. Here are some things one can do everyday to stay beautiful and healthy; · Reading books and other reading material more often keeps the mind sharp just like working out keeps the body in shape. · Work no matter what kind it is produces stress. One can reduce this by taking the time out to do something special like lying in a hot tub, shopping or watching a movie. studies have shown it is reliever …

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