But there is an answer.
What's most concerning is children are being charged in out of home care for unnecessary and avoidable offences. We need to do a better job of placing children safe environments.
Stories like 'Romeo and Juliet,' 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' and 'Jane Eyre' are still relevant today.
A cognitive scientist observes that the words that bother college-age Americans today can cause harm.
Community water fluoridation is a cost-effective public health measure that can reduce cavities by approximately 25 per cent. Yet some communities are worried about it.
Unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions are not only wasteful, but may also have unintended consequences for a child's health.
Hunger affects people's health. It also affects their dignity and their ability to live full and productive lives.
Kenya's constitution protects children from all forms of violence, but the country's implementation strategies are weak.
The region has made progress but efforts must continue to end a harmful practice rooted in poverty and tradition.
Chinese animated film Ne Zha is a box office phenomenon, but it also has a surprising story to tell about raising the ideal 'guai' child – for the family, and for the state.
More needs to be done by the government and local authorities to recruit diverse adopters and foster carers – including Muslims.
The Convention on the Rights of the Child is empowering children around the world by encouraging them to see themselves as important and valuable members of society.
Conflict happens far too frequently between the parents of very sick children and hospital teams.
New research uncovers the reasons for the chronic underspending on young people's mental health services.
In a recent report, the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child was highly critical of the Australian government for its youth justice failures and the rise of children with mental health issues.
Music for pleasure, self-expression and emotional regulation.
New research suggests the partners of UK military personnel may experience greater levels of depression and binge-drinking compared to women in the general population.
When ideas are presented as topics to be debated, rather than as facts to be learnt, students and democracy benefit.
Google's history of privacy violations is especially alarming when considering the company's reach extends into educational products.
The kids are right when it comes to climate change, says an ethicist: adults have a moral and ethical responsibility to take the necessary actions to stop climate change.