Children This section contains news on matters concerning children, covering childhood health and education issues around the world. Find releases relating to developmental and educational research, reports on children’s social issues, such as bullying, learning disabilities, poverty, and behavioural issues. Also included are stories on anti-smoking, alcohol and drug campaigns aimed at children and youth, and legislation regarding child welfare and protection.

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13 Sep, 2018, 22:19 BST Online Voting For Year Two Of Prestigious JCS International "Young Creatives Award" Opens Today

One-Minute Videos on the Theme "Stand Up For Peace"! Span 38 Countries Now is Your Chance to Identify the Next Generation of Filmmaking Talent...


13 Sep, 2018, 21:51 BST Kidbizo Project Launches Cryptocurrency to Educate Children in Entrepreneurship

Kidbizo has announced the launch of their cryptocurrency in the hopes of educating future entrepreneurs. For parents wanting to ensure their...


12 Sep, 2018, 13:42 BST Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIg) Treatment May Benefit Some Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

-- Biomarkers included on Moleculera Labs' Cunningham Panel™ shown to be helpful in identifying a subset of autistic children likely to benefit...


12 Sep, 2018, 09:00 BST Toys of the Future | Robotix Unveils World's First Screen-free Tech Toy

Robotix announces the global launch of Taco Playbits on Indiegogo Crowdfunding platform Taco Playbits is a tangible coding, screen-free and...


12 Sep, 2018, 09:00 BST Parent Survey Reveals Emotional Impact of Childhood Cancer #BeAChildCancerFriend Campaign

Parents of children diagnosed with cancer often struggle with feeling lonely, scared and neglected by those around them, according to a survey...


11 Sep, 2018, 10:05 BST Baby Diapers Market Size Worth $64.62 Billion by 2022 | CAGR 6.2%: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global baby diapers market size is expected to reach USD 64.62 billion by 2022, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The...


10 Sep, 2018, 11:30 BST MAXIMUS UK Secures Contract to Deliver Student Bursary Support Service

MAXIMUS UK, one of the largest providers of employment, health and disability support programmes in the United Kingdom, shared today that the...


10 Sep, 2018, 09:40 BST flutiform® k-haler®, a Novel Treatment for Adolescents and Adults With Asthma, Now Available in Europe

- flutiform k-haler is now available in Europe as an asthma treatment for adults and adolescents (aged 12 years and older) [...


05 Sep, 2018, 10:40 BST NICE Backs Crysvita® (Burosumab) for Rare Metabolic Bone Disorder, X-linked Hypophosphataemia (XLH)

The positive recommendation marks a step change in the management of XLH for children and young people, and the first significant clinical...


05 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Dar Al Arkan Signs Agreement With Majid Al Futtaim to Open VOX Cinemas Multiplex in Al Qasr Mall in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dar Al Arkan, the largest listed real estate developer in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, announced today that it has signed an agreement with the...


04 Sep, 2018, 15:06 BST KinBox Launches Unique Website for Families to Share Their Stories

KinBox has launched a new website committed to the modern family, providing a single platform on which the whole family experience can be shared...


04 Sep, 2018, 14:23 BST AE Publications LTD: Don't Underestimate the Concerns of Children Starting Junior School

Starting a new school can be stressful for parents and children. Some children will change schools slightly more frequently than others due to...


03 Sep, 2018, 09:00 BST PA Consulting's Response to Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation Ahead of Home Secretary's Speech

Ahead of the Home Secretary's speech today (Monday 3 September) on the Government's commitment to tackling Child Sexual Exploitation, a viewpoint...


03 Sep, 2018, 08:35 BST H&D Wireless Receives Norwegian Add-on Order

H&D Wireless, Swedish leading supplier of IoT connectivity and IoT Cloud and RTLS Platform solutions, receives add-on order of the new...


02 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Back to School 2018: Vision Problems Affect School Performance – Moorfields Experts Advise a Balance of Screen and Outdoor Time and Regular Eye Checks

Around one quarter of school age children have some form of vision problem, with more children and young people wearing glasses and contact...


31 Aug, 2018, 18:43 BST My Nametags Shares 11 Simple Back to School Tricks Every Parent Should Know

In September last year, 80 percent of parents had serious anxiety when getting their children ready for the new school year. By releasing...


28 Aug, 2018, 09:37 BST Nord Anglia Education Students Shine Thanks to Stellar I/GCSE Scores for 2018

Nord Anglia Education (NAE), the world's leading premium schools organisation, today announced that 50% of its students' grades were A* or A (or...


28 Aug, 2018, 08:30 BST Loro Parque, Recognised as the #1 Zoo in the World for the Second Consecutive Year

This renowned Parque has just received the Travellers' Choice 2018 recognition, only a few months after Siam Park, the Company's water park, was...


28 Aug, 2018, 08:00 BST The FIRST Tech Challenge: STEM Students Lead Team UK to Third Place in 'Robotics Olympics'

A team of UK students has been hailed for 'exceeding expectations' after finishing third in the FIRST Global Challenge in Mexico - a...


26 Aug, 2018, 21:00 BST New Investigation Exposes How Tobacco Companies Market Cigarettes on Social Media in the U.S. and Around the World

Health Groups urge U.S. Federal Trade Commission to investigate companies' failure to disclose paid advertising Tobacco companies are...


23 Aug, 2018, 19:10 BST Cognita Students Buck National GCSE Results Trend Once Again Under New Grading Structure

Students from Cognita schools offering the GCSE curriculum are celebrating today, with an impressive 10% of all grades awarded at the prestigious...


22 Aug, 2018, 04:00 BST Parents Beat Back-To-School Stress

Mums and dads are battling the stress of back-to-school shopping and rising costs by hunting for loose change down the back of the sofa and...


20 Aug, 2018, 14:00 BST Lower price for nutrition assessment tool expands global access

PATH and Quansys Biosciences, Inc. improve access of the Q-Plex™ Human Micronutrient Array for low- and middle-income countries with a new price of...


15 Aug, 2018, 08:00 BST SIME Dx Announces New Design for Lung Maturity Diagnostic Device

Device fully automates neonatal Lung Maturity Test (LMT), representing a major milestone achievement and putting LMT on track for final...


13 Aug, 2018, 06:43 BST Make Innovations and Spaces for Dreams The 2nd International Youth Innovation Conference Opens in Shenzhen

The 2nd International Youth Innovation Conference, jointly held by the UNIDO-Investment & Technology Promotion Office, Bahrain, Shenzhen Youth...