Tag archive for ‘children’
Jewish Business News On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Sleepovers With Stuffed Animals Help Children Learn to Read

  Sending stuffed animals for a sleepover at the library encourages children to read with them, even long after the sleepover took place, say researchers in a new study in Heliyon. For the first time, the More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, July 11th, 2016

Thumb-Sucking and Nail-Biting Have a Positive Side

Children who are thumb-suckers or nail-biters are less likely to develop allergic sensitivities, new research has found. And, if they have both ‘bad habits’, they are even less likely to be allergic More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Risks of Harm From Spanking Confirmed by Analysis of 5 Decades of Research

  The study, published in this month’s Journal of Family Psychology, looks at five decades of research involving over 160, 000 children. The researchers say it is the most complete analysis to date More...

Jewish Business News On Friday, November 6th, 2015

Religion Makes Children More Selfish, Less Generous, Say Scientists

   Many families believe religion plays an essential role in childhood moral development. But children of religious parents may not be as altruistic as those parents think, according to a new international More...

Jewish Business News On Sunday, June 21st, 2015

Children With Good Memories Are Better Liars, Research Shows

Experts found a link between verbal memory and covering up lies following a study which investigated the role of working memory in verbal deception amongst children. Dr Elena Hoicka, from the University of Sheffield’s More...

Lilach Weissman On Friday, June 5th, 2015

Catfight: Sarah Palin Goes After Lena Dunham

– – One time Vice-Presidential candidate Sarah Palin has decided to try and deflect America’s attention from the whole Duggar child molestation scandal by going after Lena Dunham. She also seems More...

Gali Weinreb On Monday, February 9th, 2015

Time to Drag Israeli Public Education Into the Tablet Age

Tu B’Shvat was last week, and in addition to being the Jewish New Year for trees, the day also marks the week in which Israeli students receive their mid-year report cards. These paper report cards have not More...

Eli Horn On Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Charities Distance Themselves From Disgraced Financier Jeffrey Epstein

Some charities that have received money from U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein said they are reviewing their relationships with him or will decline to accept any future gifts from him in the wake of recent allegations More...

Noam Meir On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

Morris Adjmi’s Sterling Mason Apartments Nearing Completion

The Morris Adjmi designed Sterling Mason condos at 71 Laight Street in Tribeca, Manhattan, are finally taking shape. They have been in construction since 2008. The complex offers 33 custom residences in a renovated More...

Facebook Co-Founder Eduardo Saverin Invests in 99.Co

Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin has a new business venture. The son of a wealthy Jewish Brazilian family is one of a number of people who have invested $2 million in the startup property search portal 99.co. Venture More...

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