A new UCLA study finds that 27 percent, or 796,000, of California’s youth, ages 12 to 17, report they are viewed by others as gender nonconforming at school. 205 more words
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The Trump administration has abruptly slashed federal funding for programs to reduce teenage pregnancy rates, including three Bay Area projects that had been promised money under the Obama administration to operate through 2020.
Author(s): Kim Donaghue*, Sze Lyn Jeanne Wong.
Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) as a result of macrovascular changes is the leading cause of mortality in patients with type 1 diabetes (T1DM). 96 more words
Dangerous Ethics Oversight in Purdue Child Nutritional Study: Fordham University's Dr. Celia Fisher Weighs In
This past July. an $8.8 million dollar, camp-like nutrition study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) was shut down, resulting in a vast internal investigation at Purdue University, one of the nation’s top research institutions, and raising several issues about research ethics and the role of institutional review boards (IRBs), according to… 692 more words
Author(s): Paola DALMASSO ; Alberto BORRACCINO ; Giacomo LAZZERI ; Lorena CHARRIER ; Paola BERCHIALLA ; Franco CAVALLO ; Patrizia LEMMA
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Parental and peer support seems to be a favourable determining factor in the acculturation process among young immigrants.