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Finally Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt Call it Official, Marry in a France Chapel

With six kids in toe and six years of co-habitation, Hollywood’s famous couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt pronounced “I Do” on Saturday and declared official husband and wife in Chateau Miraval, France. Teh attendees included only friends and family, with thier children and the wedding was held in a small chapel in a private ceremony. They had obtained a ...

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In kids, snacks quality goes down with age

Adolescents, better watch out what you munch between the meals as a study has found that older kids tend to eat less nutritional snacks than the younger ones. Snacking may substantially contribute to overall energy intake of kids, but the impact is more positive among younger kids. “Unexpectedly, in elementary school-age participants we found that overall eating frequency and snacks ...

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Learn how to limit screen time for kids

It is no longer just the television or the computer that young children are glued to these days as smart phones and tablets have made it even more difficult for parents to limit the screen time for their kids. Researchers have now found setting limits by location (banning media devices in the bedroom or at mealtime), rather than counting the ...

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Single parent can make kids happy too

Single parents, do not worry as happiness levels of children does not depend on the number of parents they live with. It hardly matters whether they live with two biological parents, a step-parent and biological parent or in a single parent family. “We found that the family type had no significant effect on the happiness of the seven-year-olds or the ...

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VTech Releases InnoTab Tablet for kids

VTech has released the InnoTab, a multi-function educational tablet for children at major retail and toy stores and VTechKids.com. The innovative learning app tablet brings interactive and animated reading, educational gaming, creative activities, and a rich collection of applications to children ages 4-9. InnoTab comes with an animated e-book, motion games, creative activities, MP3 music player, photo viewer, video player, ...

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Kids dying of viral fever in Kurnool raises alarm in Andhra; NCPCR issues notice

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has asked the Andhra Pradesh State Government over a report that stated many kids died of viral fevers while receiving treatment at the Government General Hospital in Kurnool, taking the toll to more than 100 in the District in the past one month. Suffering from viral diseases ranging from dengue and ...

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