Obesity may be linked to ‘poor brain health’ in children – Medical News Today | Wonder Mind Kids

Share on PinterestThe prevalence of obesity in children and adolescents has increased in recent years. Jeff Gritchen/MediaNews Group/Orange County Register via Getty Images Childhood obesity is a growing public health challenge, and according to the CDC, one in five American children is obese. Previously, research in obese adults had shown a link to poor brain … Read more

“What comes first, do you eat or do you play rugby?”: Inequalities in exercise are rising – Senedd Research | Wonder Mind Kids

On November 30, the Senedd will discuss the report of the Culture, Culture, Communications, Welsh Language, Sport and International Relations Committee Participation in sports with disabilitiesstressed areas. As in so many areasthe impact of the pandemic on participation in sport has been uneven. Data from Sport Wales (as of February 2022), the national sports development … Read more

Can moving to a different neighborhood improve life chances? – economy | Wonder Mind Kids

Poverty Poverty By Lawrence Katz·November 28, 2022 Harvard University The matter: How important is where you live? People living in areas of high poverty tend to perform worse than people living in more affluent areas in terms of education, income, health and criminal activity. However, it has been difficult to determine to what extent neighborhood … Read more

California high schools need a mission overhaul – CalMatters | Wonder Mind Kids

SIGN UP FOR A WEEKLY REVIEW OF DAN’S COLUMN EVERY FRIDAY Most of the political debate in California about public education revolves around money – specifically, the annual determination of how many billions of dollars the state will send to local school systems. Occasionally, the debate shifts to actual educational issues — for example, whether … Read more

Fairfield Struggles With Attendance, Seeks New Football Coach To Rebuild Team – York Daily Record | Wonder Mind Kids

Jason Thurston said he just felt it was about time. After five years at the helm of the Fairfield High School football team, Thurston resigned as head coach earlier this month after the Green Knights lost 8-2, 62-6 to Steel-High in District 3’s Class 1A title game. He confirmed his decision last Tuesday. “I thought … Read more

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS HOOPS: Indians focused on postseason prep – Richmond Register | Wonder Mind Kids

The Indians (20-12) didn’t have their full lineup available for most of their preseason practice and scrimmage — or on the court together. That was to be expected. Five of the team’s top seven players are also members of the school’s soccer team, which won the regional championship for the second straight year. “We’re used … Read more

At a professional crossroads? 3 exercises that will get you out of a tight spot – Forbes | Wonder Mind Kids

I’m trying to decide whether to continue freelancing full-time or take on a more traditional job with benefits, especially since I have young children. Many Thanks. – Freelancer based in Baltimore, Maryland Stay freelance or work in-house? 3 exercises to help you move out of a career crossroads getty Over the course of a decades-long … Read more