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Child disability can reduce educational outcomes for older siblings

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Child disability can reduce educational outcomes for older siblings Child disability can reduce educational outcomes for older siblings Credit: CC0 Public Domain A recent paper published in The Economic Journal indicates that, in families with disabled children, the second born child is more adversely affected cognitively than the first-born child. …

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    Teens who say their parents are overcontrolling struggle with relationships, educational goals as adults

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    Teens who say their parents are overcontrolling struggle with relationships, educational goals as adults Teens who say their parents are overcontrolling struggle with relationships, educational goals as adults Credit: CC0 Public Domain What happens to teenagers whose parents are overbearing? A new longitudinal study sought to determine the long-term impact …

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      Online educational videos boost cancer knowledge

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      Credit: CC0 Public Domain Online health videos can be an important source of cancer education, according to Rutgers researchers. Their review, published in the Journal of Cancer Education, analyzed existing research to see how people obtained their cancer knowledge and how educational videos they watched prompted a change in their …

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        Engaging educational videos elicit similar brain activity in students

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        Illustration of the video watching procedure. Credit: Zhu et al., eNeuro 2019 The most engaging educational videos are correlated with similar brain activity across learners, according to research in young adults recently published in eNeuro. Yi Hu and colleagues at East China Normal University showed university students two-minute introduction clips …

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          Children with type 1 diabetes have poorer educational outcomes

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          (HealthDay)—Children with type 1 diabetes have worse education and health outcomes than their peers, according to a study published online July 15 in Diabetes Care. Michael Fleming, from University of Glasgow in the United Kingdom, and colleagues linked nine Scotland-wide databases (diabetes register, dispensed prescriptions, maternity records, hospital admissions, death …

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