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Volume #2 Issue #9
ISSN: 0219-7642 Feb 20, 2004
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Did you still remember I covered an article on the risks associated with
immunizations and it's potential link to autism and ADHD
on Oct 31, 2003 issue? Now, there was a new finding by scientists that
there was no evidence found that link vaccines with autism. Please make
sure you read the article to examine the issue more critically.
Have a good week ahead. Take care.
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Studies Find No Evidence That Vaccines Inflate Risk Of Autism
Scientists cast new doubt yesterday on suspicions that vaccines
increase the risk for autism, saying large studies conducted in
Denmark, Britain and the United States have failed to find a link
between the childhood shots and the brain disorder.
Children ..... Without Counting the Cost
A Recent estimate put the cost of raising a child
from birth to age 18 at US$160,140 for an American middle-income
family. That doesn't even include college tuition. What do you get for the
US$160,140 from your child?
Read more here....
Clifford The Big Red Dog Thinking Adventures
Average Customer Review - 5 Stars
Platform: Windows 95/98/Me/XP, Mac 0S
Come along on this skill-building journey through Clifford's
neighborhood looking for ways to make his birthday party BIG fun! Throughout the
adventure, entertaining activities await your child as he/she prepare for the party. In
addition, your child will be presented with challenges that will allow them to use their
problem solving skills to complete various steps.
Adventure Workshop Preschool - 1st Grade
By Learning Company
Average Customer Review - 4.5 Stars
Platform: Windows 95/98/Me/XP, Mac 0S
Adventure Workshop Preschool-1st Grade, featuring three award-winning
educational titles for ages 3 to 7. Your child will love
playing, learning, and just spending time with his or her favorite characters, and you'll
love watching your child laugh and learn through colorful and clever activities
that build valuable skills in subjects that include vocabulary, reading
comprehension, addition and subtraction, logic, and art. Give your child a
ticket to join this fun and exciting learning adventure.
Too Little Sleep Can Lower Kids' Self-Esteem
HealthDay Feb 9, 2004
A lack of sleep can cause feelings of depression and low self-esteem among middle school
students, says a study in the January-February issue of Child Development.
Mercury Tied to Irreversible Brain Damage
HealthDay Feb 6, 2004
Researchers have found evidence that high levels of mercury exposure while a child is still
in the womb can cause lasting, irreversible brain damage.
of Brain Injury
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Children are prompt to accident especially concussion. What are the
symptoms of brain injury? Also, make sure you read the brain
injury prevention tips.
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