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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
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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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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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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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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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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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ACEs are potentially traumatic events that can have negative, lasting effects on health and well-being
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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by Kathleen Galvin, Ph.D., Northwestern University
When an adolescent or young adult receives a cancer diagnosis, family life changes forever.
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Family Health
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Reviewed by Clara Gerhardt, MBA, Ph.D., CFLE
This edited volume brings together the voices of a number of leading researchers of the brain.
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This report provides a global knowledge base on suicide and suicide attempts as well as actionable steps to move forward in suicide prevention.
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This examines the effects of home visiting programs on birth outcomes and maternal and infant health and health care.
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Reviewed by Kimberly Hunt, CFLE
This book provides dialogue that can be helpful when addressing stress at almost any age and is catered to meet the needs of both the parent and the child.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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The Human Development Report was launched in 1990 to put people at the center of development, going beyond income to assess people's long-term well-being.
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