Father and Son’s Financial Literacy Curriculum Teaches Black Youth to Invest in the Stock Market

A financial literacy curriculum designed by a father-son duo is helping students at one high school learn how to invest in the stock market. Virginia esquire Kevon L. Chisolm and his 11-year-old son, Kamari Chisolm, announced the launch of Black … Read more…

Program that helps children cope after disasters could benefit refugees, at-risk youth

A social and emotional skills intervention developed to help children recover from the trauma of natural disasters is being adapted to help young Syrian refugees heal their psychological wounds. Aid / Disasters News From Medical News Today BEST DEAL UPDATE: … Read more…

Mura Masa Announces ‘Raw Youth Collage’ Album With New Single “No Hope Generation”

Mura Masa has announced his forthcoming project, R.Y.C. (Raw Youth Collage), set to drop January 17, 2020 via Polydor/Anchor Point. The Guernsey-born artist’s sophomore album will include 11 tracks and feature guest appearances from Clairo for the previously-released single “I … Read more…

Early-and-regular cannabis use by youth is associated with alteration in brain circuits that support cognitive control

The development of neural circuits in youth, at a particularly important time in their lives, can be heavily influenced by external factors — specifically the frequent and regular use of cannabis. A new study reports that alterations in cognitive control … Read more…

Mental health diagnoses among US children, youth continue to rise at alarming rate

The number of children and adolescents visiting the nation’s emergency departments due to mental health concerns continued to rise at an alarming rate from 2012 through 2016, with mental health diagnoses for non-Latino blacks outpacing such diagnoses among youth of … Read more…

Cumulative sub-concussive impacts in a single season of youth football

In an investigation of head impact burden and change in neurocognitive function during a season of youth football, researchers find that sub-concussive impacts are not correlated with worsening performance in neurocognitive function. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL CHILDREN DEAL … Read more…

FDA to consider limiting e-cigarette sales to vape shops to curb youth use

Regulators are considering prohibiting some e-cigarette sales in convenience stores and confining them to vape shops, Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb tells CNBC. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…