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Our childhood years quickly give way to the teenage years, and it is at this stage that the effects of childhood adversity usually take their toll
We can diversify a lot more when it comes to what we should eat
There is a deep, biological reason why we gravitate toward rural areas when we need a break from our frenzied city lives
Julien was born in 2002 in Perpignan, in southern France. Right away, his parents Melanie and John Ferrer said they noticed some issues.
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The Obama-era DACA – Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals – program will stay in place, even if recipients are still in legal limbo
On February 16, the Supreme Court will consider whether to take on the issue. If the high court accepts the case, a decision is unlikely until late spring.
United States President Donald Trump blames Democrats for the 'death' of the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals program
(UPDATED) African countries at the UN call for a retraction and apology, saying they are 'extremely appalled' at the 'racist and xenophobic remarks'
(3rd UPDATE) The White House calls the Tuesday ruling by US District Judge William Alsup in San Francisco 'outrageous,' coming the same day Trump met lawmakers from both camps on the so-called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program
Trump presents Congress with a list of hardline immigration demands as a quid-pro-quo for protecting the so-called 'Dreamers'
Trump tweets: No deal was made last night on DACA
Top US congressional Democrats emerge from a meeting with President Donald Trump, claiming progress on a deal that protects young immigrants and boosts border security, while not including a border wall
University students faculty and staff march to protest the end of an amnesty program that protects about 800 000 young immigrants in the US
Prepare for the worst Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano says after US President Donald Trump ended the DACA amnesty for young immigrants
Presidnet Enrique Pena Nieto: The Mexican government will urge US authorities to find a swift permanent solution that gives legal certainty to the young people of DACA
What s next for the Dreamers ?
UPDATED Our first and highest priority in advancing immigration reform must be to improve jobs wages and security for American workers and their families Trump says in a written statement
The prospects of a badly divided Congress reaching a compromise in months on a subject that has eluded agreement for years – immigration – seem dim
Donald Trump has decided to end a popular program that shields hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants from deportation while deferring enforcement for 6 months Politico reports
The Oklahoma City Thunder center during his visit to Manila to promote NBA Philippines 3X shares tidbits about his childhood
UPDATED Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly does not say whether the government has plans to replace DAPA or the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents
The End of Childhood Index identifies in what countries children enjoy their childhood and where they are deprived of it The Philippines is 96th of 172
We are at a crossroads where decision and actions must be made that will have an impact on our children and the children of the future says Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial
UPDATED Experts have voiced serious doubts about whether a wall would actually stem illegal immigration or if its worth investing billions in such a project
A talent development camp mentored by industry greats capped off to thundering applause last November 12 as moms and families celebrated their children’s talent on stage
Find all sorts of childhood treats in this frappe
Owning a business can enable you to tick off several items in your bucket list
To understand what made Muhammad Ali tick it helps to look at the roiling social turmoil of his childhood in the segregated US south
What was it like growing up with the next president of the Philippines? His younger sister Jocellyn Duterte shares their story
Hunger malnutrition is a man made problem we create this situation and it s completely preventable says Save the Children
Dieting and exercise alone is not the solution We have responsibilities on behalf of the world s children to stop them from being overly obese says Peter Gluckman co author of the UN report
Do you still know how to play these traditional Filipino street games?
[Science Solitaire] What have we learned in science so far about childhood and how much of it we bring to adulthood?
Whenever Joanne sees a bowl of rice memories of her deceased grandfather come rushing back
In this Singaporean short film an umbrella symbolizes the promise between father and son
This boy never saw his dad as an inspiration until he found out his big secret
Here’s how sensory play can help your kids learn more about the world around them
Leila de Guzman shares how she takes care of her child and the importance of being aware of the benefits of proper nutrition and stimulation
She fell ill shortly after our elementary graduation The illness did not have a name back then or at least the adults dared not name it in front of us kids
An additional 30 000 undocumented Filipino immigrants in the United States are seen to benefit under US President Barack Obama s new immigration plan data from the Pew Research Center reveals
On Saturday November 22 let s talk about our favorite memories of playtime
For kids playtime is not just about having fun – it is also about learning essential values too
Democrat Ben Kallos introduced a bill Thursday that would ban the toys from a child s meal if the food serving contains more than 500 calories and more than 600 milligrams of sodium
The exhibit will showcase the artists representation of childhood objects