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HOW TO KEEP YOUR KIDS FROM GERMS AT SCHOOL

HOW TO KEEP YOUR KIDS FROM GERMS AT SCHOOL?

Back to school for many parents means much less joy and a time filled with flu, coughs and diarrhea. Whether elementary of high school, infections are known to spread causing misery and absenteeism. There was doubt that classrooms are an area for infections until the influenza epidemic in 2009; since then there are efforts to find a way to prevent the spread of disease. The obvious means to prevent the spread of infections is the safety of the environment by using hand sanitizers and disinfectants, which may be enough to reduce gastrointestinal illness; however the result was not impressive to reduce the spread of colds and flu. This lack of change is not because of the inability of the products …

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HOW TO HELP ADHD KIDS SUCCEED IN SCHOOL

HOW TO HELP ADHD KIDS SUCCEED IN SCHOOL

Kids with ADHD are characterized by hyperactivity, inattention and impulsivity, due to which they tend to have a hard time in school. ADHD children show deficits in achievement and cognitive testing and lower grades compared to the other kids. They have learning difficulties and they need tutoring. They are easily distracted and typically disorganized, for example they forget to take their complete homework to school or to bring assignments home. They tend to procrastinate and manage time poorly, but this does not mean that ADHD kids are doomed to poor school performance, and as a parent you can help your child do well in school. You need to check regularly with your kid’s healthcare provider; a combination of interventions such …

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