Apple recently released iOS 16, and with it came significant upgrades to its parental controls.
While filters on their own aren’t a replacement for the necessary open, honest, and ongoing conversations parents should have with their kids about porn and sex, they can help.Read More
A new Siena College poll from the New York Times confirms that Democrats’ summer burst of enthusiasm has run its course. Voters have swung sharply in favor of Republicans, with 49% saying they will vote for a GOP candidate compared to 45% for a Democratic candidate. About 64% said they believe the country is on the “wrong track,” and 45% said they “strongly disapprove” of the way President Joe Biden is running things.Read More
It is morally wrong to let children completely alter their bodies before their judgment is even fully mature. It is doubly wrong that hospitals are making money off of these mutilations. It is triply wrong that the government is subsidizing this form of child abuse by mandating insurance coverage for it.Read More
Catholic pro-life advocates formally asked the U.S. Supreme Court this month to recognize the personhood of unborn babies under the U.S. Constitution. The push to recognize fetal personhood has the potential to produce a nationwide abortion ban if the Court affirms that the unborn are persons with guaranteed rights.Read More
Meditation holds the potential to help treat children suffering from traumas, difficult diagnoses or other stressors – a behavioral neuroscientist explains
The big idea
Children actively meditating experience lower activity in parts of the brain involved in rumination, mind-wandering and depression, our team found in the first brain-imaging study of young people under 18 years old. Over-activity in this collection of brain regions, known as the default mode network, is thought to be involved in the generation of negative self-directed thoughts – such as “I am such a failure” – that are prominent in mental disorders like depression.
Around the world there has been outrage. I read in a recent issue of a nicely-edited student magazine at the University of Calgary, in Canada, that US abortion laws were a form of modern eugenics. Odd, I thought: how can saving lives be eugenic?Read More
President Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday said he would not support any law if the Centre brings in a two-child norm/policy in the country. “The mistake China did, India should not. I will not support it (two-child law) at...Read More
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United Families International TeamRead More