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Street children and their relationship with the police
(BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, 2008)
Background: This paper explores and analyses the experiences of school-age street children. It specifically addresses the relationship of the street children who live on the streets of Sao Paulo (a large Brazilian metropolis), ...
Childhood obesity and eating behaviour
The prevalence of childhood obesity has increased substantially in the recent decade as a result of the reduction in physical activity and the availability of high-fat and high-energy-density foods which the paediatric ...
Guyanese children's perceptions of the play experience [PowerPoint presentation]
Children's play is often trivialized and is generally assumed to be something "easy," non-serious, simply fun, and interesting. This study questions adult-centric constructions and assumptions of play as trivial, enjoyable, ...
Parental Monitoring of Children’s Television Viewing in a Sample of Peruvian Caregivers
Parental monitoring of children’s television viewing is an important family practice that helps children understand the messages they find on advertisements and program content. Research points at different dimensions ...
The Rights of Indigenous Children
El interés superior del niño y su protección como sujeto de derechos : la (re)construcción del principio
(Universidad de San Andrés. Departamento de Derecho, 2013-08-01)
Towards Defining Clinical Remission in Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (jSLE)
(Clinical & Exper Rheumatology, 2011-03-01)
Postural control and automaticity in dyslexic children: The relationship between visual information and body sway
(Pergamon-Elsevier B.V. Ltd, 2011-09-01)
Difficulty with literacy acquisition is only one of the symptoms of developmental dyslexia. Dyslexic children also show poor motor coordination and postural control. Those problems could be associated with automaticity, ...
A cross-cultural analysis of children's vegetable preferences
The successful promotion of vegetable consumption by children requires a deep understanding of children's vegetable preferences as well as the factors shaping them throughout childhood. This study analyzed children vegetable ...