Tag: children

3 Troubling Signs of the Expanding War on Children’s Health

By Alex Pietrowski There are some disturbing trends developing in children’s welfare, tell-tale signs of which are emerging from mainstream media sources. It’s an assault on the health, sovereignty and well-being of our children. If you’ve ever wondered why people are so much more insane today than they used to be, there’s a real chance…

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Marijuana in Candy Won’t Kill Your Kids, But This Ingredient Might

By Carey Wedler Every Halloween, warnings to parents sound the alarm on cannabis and other drugs ending up in their children’s candy. While these advisories rarely come to fruition, another dangerous substance is guaranteed to be in kids’ treats: sugar.Though the link between sugar consumption and cancer has been increasingly established in recent years, researchers at KU University…

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There Has Never Been One Documented Case of Strangers Poisoning or Drugging Halloween Candy

By Matt Agorist The Real Reason Police Push Debunked ‘Drug-laced Candy’ Myth on Halloween Police fear mongering about drug-laced Halloween candy is back — in spite of the utter lack of evidence, this myth continues, here’s why. Law enforcement across the country have taken to social media and to local news outlets to once again to…

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Children Who Grow Up In Green Spaces Have Less Attention Problems

By Heather Callaghan, Editor No matter what happens in life, we are guaranteed some consistent beauty in this world. A blue sky unless it’s cloudy or artificially shrouded. And lush greenery, for the most part. The world is bursting with vibrant color and the greens in particular can whisk us into tranquility especially if we take the…

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Flu Vaccines in Pregnancy and Childhood: What You Need to Know

By The World Mercury Project Team Download and print our flu vaccine brochure. Share with your family, friends, doctors and community leaders. Visit our flu vaccine web page. It’s full of flu facts to help you make informed decisions about your family’s healthcare. You want to do everything right for your child, and would never knowingly…

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Kids Playing Outdoors May Have Better Eyes

By Mae Chan The ready availability of technology may make the children of today faster at configuring a new smartphone, but does all of that screen time affect the development of their eyes? While conventional wisdom dictates that children should do less up-close viewing, sit farther from the television and perhaps even wear their eyeglasses…

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Schooling Was for the Industrial Era, Unschooling Is for the Future

We’ve entered a new era, the Imagination Age, so why are we still schooling kids like we did in the 19th Century? (FEE) — Our current compulsory schooling model was created at the dawn of the Industrial Age. As factories replaced farm work and production moved swiftly outside of homes and into the larger marketplace, 19th century American…

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It’s Time to Pay Real Attention to Children’s Health

By Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.  Every year, the President of the United States issues a proclamation in honor of Child Health Day (the first Monday of October), which in turn launches Children’s Health Month. President Calvin Coolidge was the first president to dedicate a special day to children’s health, in 1928, recognizing that “the conservation and promotion of child…

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Baby Foreskin Is Being Used To Make Vaccines

By Augustina Ursino Warning: Some people may find the information in this article disturbing and the images graphic. Every year, some infants are circumcised. During this surgical procedure, part of the child’s protective penile tissue is removed. This tissue removed from his penis may be sold to companies and institutions seeking the rich human fibroblast cells and…

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