Children with TOS: ‘It’s not because of a lack of reading or talking to your child’ | family

About 5 percent of children are thought to have a developmental language disorder (TOS). Language and speech development in children with TOS varies. This often results in children also having to deal with challenges or other cognitive limitations. What makes TOS so complicated and what can you do as a parent? TOS is a language … Read more

What is monkeypox and its signs and symptoms?

“Countries that are now reporting monkeypox are the countries where there is usually no outbreak of monkeypox,” Rosamund Lewis, head of the Smallpox Secretariat, the WHO’s emergency program, said at a United Nations news conference in Geneva on Tuesday. This is an emerging disease. “It appeared 20-30 years ago (so) it’s not very well known,” … Read more

An English lesson hinders the success of African girls

Somali girls in a classroom in the Barav, Somalia. Scientists say in a new report that many African children lack basic English language skills, which has important implications for their learning. AMISOM Images/Tobin Jones/Flickr (CC0) Millions of schoolchildren in large parts of sub-Saharan Africa sit silently in the classroom, finding it difficult to follow lessons … Read more

Unexplained Language Development Disorder: ‘Plunge your child in a language bath’ | family

About 5 percent of children are thought to have a developmental language disorder (TOS). Language and speech development in children with TOS varies. This often results in children also having to deal with challenges or other cognitive limitations. What makes TOS so complicated and what can you do as a parent? TOS is a language … Read more

Nature today | Putting Saban iguana on the map

As in St. Eustatius, the most immediate threats to saba appear to be the low growth of baby iguanas, the limited amount of suitable nesting sites and the presence of non-native iguanas. The exact classification mode is under discussion Saba iguana assemblages are part of a newly described species Iguana melanoderma† While the unique appearance … Read more

The death toll from the Texas elementary school shooting has risen to 22, including 19 children outside the country

UpdateAn 18-year-old man committed a massacre on Tuesday at an elementary school in the US state of Texas. According to the latest reports, 19 children and two teachers were killed. The shooter was also killed. Texas Governor Greg Abbott said at a news conference earlier that the gunman, who shot his grandmother before entering Robb … Read more

Eva Genk still thinks the Netherlands is too conservative on maternal issues | right Now

Eva Genk after the production of the documentaries eva world She looks differently at motherhood and the problems mothers face, she tells NU.nl. In this three-part series, Jenk discusses important issues in mothers’ lives: the physical problems a woman experiences during and after childbirth, the guilt she feels as a working mother and sex after … Read more