Little to no attention has been given to the father’s potential contribution to fetal alcohol syndrome disorders.
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Public health messaging has focused on the drinking habits of the mother during pregnancy. But a growing body of research shows that what dad is drinking before pregnancy matters too.
Cranberries grow on vines in sandy bogs and marshes.
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Cranberries add color and acidity to Thanksgiving menus, but they also have many interesting botanical and genetic features.
Few people with SNAP benefits could use them for online purchases before the COVID-19 pandemic.
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The share of low-income US families who sometimes or often didn’t have enough food to eat fell from 24.5% to 22.5% between late April and late July of 2020, a research team found.
A study found that refugees want more guidance on how to navigate higher education in the U.S.
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Migrants to the US say they need a map to help them navigate the world of higher education.
Leadership and likability questions help pollsters predict who might win.
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Data gleaned from even early polls reveals critical clues on how voters view candidates and issues.
Cheriff, 24 ans, dont la peine de quatre mois de prison a été transformée en travail d'intérêt général comme jardinier pour la municipalité de Montreuil en 2018.
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Dans certaines circonstances, un « menu de sanctions » où le contrevenant choisit lui-même sa punition pourrait être plus efficace qu’une sanction unique définie par les autorités.
Kenneth Chesebro, left, is sworn in during his plea deal hearing in Atlanta on Oct. 20, 2023.
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With co-defendants of Donald Trump accepting plea bargains, an expert in criminal law explains what these legal agreements are and how they work.
Search engines are expected to increasingly incorporate generative AI.
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Search engines run by generative AI could fundamentally change the online ecosystem.
The Sudanese military has been at war with the Rapid Support Forces paramilitary group since April 2023.
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An expert on civil conflicts explains why the international community has so far failed to create peace in Sudan, and what new opportunities lie ahead.
Schools have more to manage than just their educational strategies.
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For students to learn in a safe, healthy environment, school administrators must deal with a myriad of potential environmental contaminants, from allergens to cockroaches.
Com a taxa de crescimento populacional negativa, em breve a China deve perder o posto de país mais populoso do mundo para a Índia.
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Desde 2022, o índice de nascimentos é menor que o de. mortes na China. Com a população encolhendo, as taxas de crescimento econômico podem cair a médio e longo prazo.
A exposição ao chumbo na infância pode limitar o desenvolvimento cognitivo e causar uma queda no QI.
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Os pesquisadores descobriram que as crianças expostas ao fumo passivo tinham níveis de chumbo no sangue mais altos do que a média.
Suburban development in Maricopa County, Arizona, with lakes, lush golf courses and water-guzzling lawns.
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Arizona is considering a multibillion-dollar desalination project to address its urgent water needs. Three water experts call for a go-slow approach and point to Israel as a role model.
L'exposition au plomb pendant l'enfance peut limiter le développement cognitif et entraîner une baisse du QI.
Le tabagisme passif a de nombreuses conséquences pour les personnes qui y sont exposées. C’est en particulier le cas des enfants, dont l’exposition au plomb augmente de façon substantielle.
Ukrainians celebrate on Nov. 12, 2022, in Kherson, Ukraine, after Ukraine regained control of the city.
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For President Zelenskyy and Ukraine’s citizens, the country’s quest for NATO and EU membership is about security – and identity.
Childhood exposure to lead can limit cognitive development and cause a drop in IQ.
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Researchers found that children exposed to secondhand smoke had higher than average levels of lead in their blood.
Americans pay far more for prescription drugs compared with people in other high-income countries.
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The drug pricing reform may drastically lower prices for some of the most critical life-saving drugs in the long run. But numerous obstacles stand in the way.
Short naps at the right time of day can benefit alertness and overall health in myriad ways.
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Naps can be rejuvenating and beneficial to attentiveness and overall health, but the length of naps and the time of day are key.
Many gamers discuss deeply personal and sensitive topics with each other.
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For young men who struggle with mental health or lack connections in real life, chat and community features of online games can be a source of support.
A wildfire burns in Kihei, Hawaii, on Aug. 9, 2023.
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An expert on Puerto Rico’s recovery from Hurricane Maria explains why it’s hard for the US to deliver disaster aid in places like Hawaii and Puerto Rico.