The Mental Health Collective Breaking Through Caste Discrimination in India
From creating safe spaces to conducting workshops, The Blue Dawn is exploring ways to confront the influence of caste on mental health.
COVID-19 Is Feeding into America’s Childhood Obesity Problem
With schools shut and a pandemic in full swing, children are consuming higher calorie meals and experiencing lower levels of physical activity.
Could Turmeric Hold the Answer to the Cure for Alzheimer’s and Genital Herpes?
Nanotechnology is helping researchers improve the administration of curcumin to treat illnesses like Alzheimer's and genital herpes.
Why Teenagers Are Feeling the Pressure to Lose Weight During the COVID-19 Lockdown
Teens comment on how a surge in lockdown fitness content and unrealistic body goals on social media is aggravating their body image issues.
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With Increased Screen Time Due to Lockdown, Here’s How Parents Can Address Cyberbullying
A child psychologist weighs in on whether cyberbullying could be on the rise as classes move online due to the pandemic and the steps parents can take to safeguard their...
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How the COVID-19 Lockdown Is Impacting Students With Autism and ADHD
The COVID-19 lockdown has also brought it with a lack of access to the occupational and speech therapies for children who rely on these sources for basic functioning.