Between raising two daughters and working as a dishwasher at Whole Foods, Lhakpa Sherpa just doesn't have time for training to climb Mount Everest. Even so, she has done it a record eight times — and hopes to outdo herself yet again.
A new study tracking more than 100,000 Utah patients found that even slight increases in PM2.5, or fine particulate pollution, causes negative health effects on young children's lungs. The study involved people with acute lower respiratory infection.
Marilyn Lewis, Associated Press | Posted
Apr 12th - 7:32pm
Among homebuyers who made a down payment, 23 percent of those 37 and younger used a gift and 6 percent a loan from family or friends — the highest proportion for either type of assistance among all age groups.
A couple of years ago, when my older daughter was 8, she gently told my wife and me that she'd gotten too old for us to read her books anymore. We didn't try to talk her out of it or enumerate the many benefits of reading aloud to a child (even after they can do so themselves). We were disappointed but respected her agency.
Kim Giles and Nicole Cunningham, KSL.com Contributors | Posted
Apr 9th - 10:00am
"My children have good manners and are kind, sweet kids, but they are cast as bad in our neighborhood because we are of a different religion, and are not allowed to play with other kids." In this edition of LIFEadvice, coaches Kim and Nicole share some suggestions for people struggling with judgment and disapproval from others.
It's the rare parent who is at peace with the size of their infant. Most of us are somewhere between uneasy and distraught with how our babies plot on growth charts, no matter whether our children are petite or portly.
Cellphones are still absent from most U.S. schools but new data shows them steadily gaining acceptance as administrators bow to parents' wishes to keep tabs on their kids and teachers find ways to work them into lessons.