Bullying Prevention: Lessons from Research and Practices American Psychological Association (APA) Bullying among school-age youth is a pervasive problem that challenges the teaching and learning environment, increases mental health and behavior problems, diminishes school connectedness and violates the right of students to receive equal educational opportunities in a safe environment.
No Need to Sweat a Slight Fever Lee Memorial Health System A fever is not the real problem. An elevated temperature generally means the body is fighting something, an infection or virus. Properly dosed fever reducers can make a child more comfortable and lower the temperature a degree or two. But if they are eating, drinking and resting well, you may want to hold off.
Cutting Back on Sugar Lee Memorial Health System Studies show in the last ten years, the rate of children diagnosed with type two diabetes has risen 4.8 percent each year. “I remember when they said diabetes type two in children is rare, then after a few years of practicing I would say well here’s a case. And now it’s common,” said Dr. Schiller.