A review of 26 research studies shows that financial uncertainty increases child maltreatment because additional stressors that the parents face. Policy-makers and practitioners should make allowance for temporary assistance.
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Article Explores Indefinite Detention in the United States in the Context of Historical Settler Colonialism
A large proportion of inmates in the United States prison system are under indefinite detention, which this study argues is a reflection of the attitude of settler colonialism that continues to prevail in America.
The research explored specific maladaptive behavioral aspects of adult ADHD as coping mechanisms, concluding that diagnoses should extend beyond ADHD symptoms as adults with ADHD are more prone to aggression and illicit drug use.
Research found that, among Brazilian schoolchildren, the quality of life of obese children is affected and prevalence linked to socioeconomic status, which implies that a change of policies and health education is required in schools.