Sports leagues should do more to protect children from the long-term problems that stem from hits to the head

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Getting it right is that much harder when patients don’t know the words to describe what they’re feeling

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Some doctors blame patient pressure because they are concerned their children will be exposed to dangerous diseases

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A recent report by the federal government shows that, after years of decline, the number of children in foster care is going up again. Roughly 265,000 kids entered foster care last year — the highest number since 2008

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Treatment of developing brains offers greater scope for improvement but also intensifies risks

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In most places around the country, if a teen has an overdose at school, nurses can do nothing but call 911 and wait for the paramedics. New York changed its laws this year to allow nurses to add naloxone to their inventory

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In “Procreation, Adoption and the Contours of Obligation,” for example, Travis Rieder critically evaluates the merits of the claim that those who wish to raise children are obligated to adopt rather than to procreate. What’s Wrong? has selected Rieder’s article as the first in its forthcoming series of featured journal articles of the month

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If we step back from the heated debates about homework and look at how homework is used around the world, we find the highest homework loads are associated with countries that have lower incomes and higher social inequality

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