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This book presents successful models for improving health and well-being across the lifespan in institutions such as education, family life, housing, and more.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
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This report describes preliminary work in support of an early childhood needs assessment for American Indian and Alaska Native children prenatal to age five.
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Research
Family Health
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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How did you sleep last night? Don’t lose any sleep over it. Let me sleep on it. Sleep well! — we talk about sleep a lot in day-to-day conversation!
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Multiple indicators are linked with marital outcomes, including sleep quality, sleep disturbances, sleep disorders, and even congruence of spousal sleep patterns.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Family Health
Interpersonal Relationships
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Two major changes after the birth of a child among married couples in developed countries are increased fatigue and decreased marital satisfaction.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
Family Health
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Most Family Science literature overlooks the “forgotten third” of parenting, that is, the approximately eight hours of “sleep” needed per day.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Family Health
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As a mother of three growing boys—ages 9, 5, and 3 years—I can honestly say that my husband and I have not had an uninterrupted night of sleep since 2007.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
Family Health
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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This publication summarizes research and implications for policy and practice mental health and resilience of transgender youth.
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Family Health
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The U.S. Dept of Health and Human services Office of Adolescent Health (OAH) has released a new video that highlights the latest research on the adolescent brain.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Health
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The Office of Planning, Research & Evaluation (OPRE) has released a three-part Resource Series to "help state and territory child care administrators
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Family Health
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Four graduate students who attended the Family Science Association’s Teaching Family Science conference share reactions and learnings
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Family Science Education
Family Health
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ACEs are potentially traumatic events that can have negative, lasting effects on health and well-being
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Family Health
Family Science Education
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by Paula Tripp, Ph.D., CFCS, CFLE, Oklahoma State University; and Jin Young Choi, MPH, Ph.D., Sam Houston State University
Vital short-term goals need to be reached to see long-term healthier adults.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
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by Christopher J. Wretman; Kaylyn E. Weller; and Gary L. Bowen, Ph.D.; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The School Success Profile (SSP) is a self-report electronic survey for middle and high school students about their beliefs.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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by Brianna Routh, M.P.H., R.D.; Kimberly Greder, Ph.D.; Brenda Lohman, Ph.D.; and Tricia Neppl, Ph.D.; Iowa State University
In Healthy People 2020, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reported that obesity and poor mental health are national public health concerns.
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Family Health
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by Jerica M. Berge, Ph.D., M.P.H., LMFT, CFLE; and Keeley Pratt, Ph.D., LMFT; University of Minnesota
Family systems theory and social cognitive theory offer complementary frameworks.
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Family Health
Research
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by Jennifer Haake, B.S.
Several states, taking into consideration the health risks associated with obesity, have placed parents of morbidly obese children under arrest.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
Family Law and Public Policy
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by Amanda Westmoreland, M.S., LMFT, doctoral candidate, University of Kentucky
My goal for this report is to outline some key terms surrounding obesity.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
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by Katie Reck, Ph.D.; and Danielle Piggott; Central Michigan University
Recent projections by scholars estimate an increase in the number of obese adults to 65 million by 2030.
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Family Health
Family Law and Public Policy
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by Shawn Christiansen, Ph.D.; and Matthew Schmidt, M.S., R.D.; Southern Utah University
In Japan, tasty and nutritious food is standard across elementary schools because of national law and the food culture of Japan.
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Family Health
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by Katherine A. Magerko, M.S.; and Angela R. Wiley, Ph.D.; University of Illinois
Our research indicates that child care providers may be excellent partners for supporting and improving the health of children and adults in the community.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
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by Carolyn Sutter, M.S.; Jennifer C. Taylor, M.S.; Adrienne Nishina, Ph.D.; and Lenna L. Ontai, Ph.D.; University of California, Davis
A more nuanced understanding of social processes will ultimately help to develop more effective and developmentally appropriate school-based food policies.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
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This Family Focus section of NCFR Reprot — themed "Families and Obesity" — includes articles on blending perspectives for a more comprehensive look at obesity.
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Family Health
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Synesthesia is a condition where stimulation of the senses can produce sensations in other modes of sensing — tasting shapes, feeling sounds, or hearing colors.
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Family Health