Late in 2021, the U.S. Surgeon General released a new advisory on youth mental health, drawing attention to rising rates of depressive symptoms, suicidal ideation, and other mental health issues among young Americans. These trends in youth mental health can be attributed in part to worsening…
A study found that many Americans may be using the sleep aid melatonin in dangerously high amounts.
Middle school offered girls shapewear to alleviate 'body image' concerns.
A poll of 2,000 parents of children up to six years old found that parents often feel judged by others and feel that the media don't portray what parenthood really is like.
A study has found that 40% of American children between the ages of 4 and 7 think that hot dogs come from plants.
Researchers say the average daily screen time among adolescents has more than doubled amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen told lawmakers on Tuesday: "Kids who are bullied on Instagram, the bullying follows them home."
It's Banned Books Week. To celebrate, the American Library Association released its list of books that were most subjected to censorship in the previous year. Here are the top 10.
The average interest rate on refinanced student loans fell last week. For many borrowers, rates remain low enough to make refinancing a good option. According to Credible.com, from September 12 to September 17, the average fixed interest rate on a 10-year refinance loan was 5.50%. It was 3.85% on a five-year variable-rate loan. That’s for […]
Some parents are asked "Can I stay home from school?" by kids daily. Knowing what's best takes knowing the child, the symptoms and the situation.
Adolescent biology, early morning classes and too much evening screen time are a few of the key drivers behind teen sleep deprivation.
This is what parents are worried about when educating their kids. Buzz60’s Keri Lumm shares the results of a new study conducted by OnePoll on behalf of The Goddard School.
Scientists have found that this might be the best way to help a baby stop crying. Veuer’s Keri Lumm shares the story.
American moms have shared how much time they would like for maternity leave. Buzz60’s Keri Lumm shares the results of a new study conducted by OnePoll on behalf of SurePayroll.
New international research based on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) data has identified neurological changes for first-time fathers. Veuer’s Chloe Hurst has the story!
If possible, expectant mothers should lower their stress levels to reduce how often their newborns experience negative emotions.
CNN reports a healthy home life and strong family bonds could boost a child's chance at a healthy future, a new study finds.
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Certification in a specific skill or subject can help you advance in your job, strengthen your resume or pivot careers. Whatever the case may be, certificate programs can give your professional life—and your earning potential—a boost. However, they can be expensive. Luckily, you don’t have to cover the cost upfront. If you need a student […]
Getting everyone out the door in time isn’t the easiest job in the world and here’s potentially why. Buzz60’s Chloe Hurst has the story!
With the Biden administration’s announcement to cancel up to $20,000 in federal student loan debt for low- to middle-income borrowers, many consumers see a chance to gain some financial ground. Unfortunately, scammers have recognized the same opportunity. Student loan forgiveness scams have already seen an uptick since the announcement was made. Here are the signs […]
Evidence from around the U.S. shows students who spent more time learning remotely in 2020-21 lost about half of an academic year of learning.
Mounting evidence shows students who took part in remote learning during the coronavirus pandemic lost about half of an academic year of learning.
Check out some of the micronutrients you may be missing in your diet, how to make car rides better with your kids, and more videos to improve your life.
From Judy to James, here's a look back at the most popular monikers given to babies from 1946 to 1964.
College students hit the hay earlier and sleep longer when offered a modest money incentive. Can a little extra cash really make good sleep habits last?
Federal student loan payments have been paused for borrowers since March 2020. While borrowers have long been allowed to request refunds of any payments made during the payment freeze, few people seemed to know about that benefit. Now, this refund opportunity is even more important after the Biden administration made a historic announcement: It will […]
National Assessment of Educational Progress scores of fourth-grade students were released by the Education Department on Sept. 1. The scores reveal the most significant drop in math and reading scores for nine-year-olds in decades.
After President Joe Biden’s historic student loan forgiveness announcement, millions of Americans are taking a second look at their finances. Federal student loan borrowers are eligible for up to $10,000 or $20,000 in debt cancellation, as long as they earn less than $125,000 annually (or less than $250,000 if filing taxes jointly). Up to 43 […]