FRIDAY, Sept. 20, 2019 -- Make it fun, and they will learn.
That's the conclusion of a new Canadian study that analyzed a kindergarten teaching program that favors playful activities and socializing over sit-down lectures. In the end, the innovative program appeared to give kids a leg up on reading, writing and arithmetic.
THURSDAY, Aug. 22, 2019 -- There's good and bad news in a new report on tuberculosis rates among American children and teens: Overall, the number of cases have fallen by nearly half, but they still remain much higher among minorities than whites.
Tuberculosis (TB), a bacterial lung disease, is potentially fatal, but it is preventable and curable in children and teens.