TUESDAY, Dec. 19, 2017 -- For college students stressed out at exam time, a new study suggests there is a simple way to improve their mental health -- mindfulness training.
Mindfulness is an ancient practice that has gained some popularity among those feeling rushed by the often hectic pace of modern life. It involves being focused on the present, what you're thinking and feeling, as well as what's happening around you -- so-called living in the moment.
MONDAY, Nov. 27, 2017 -- Bullied teens are twice as likely to take weapons such as guns or knives to school, a new study reveals.
Three factors were linked to greater odds of high school students carrying a weapon during school hours: fighting at school; being threatened or injured at school; and skipping school out of fear for their safety.
FRIDAY, Nov. 3, 2017 -- Nearly 18 percent of kids have a chronic health condition, such as asthma or allergies. If your child is one of them, working successfully with your school's nurse will help keep him or her safe.
Because a good chunk of a child's day is spent in school, it's important to communicate clearly and regularly with this key member of the administration.