China's official news agency, Xinhua, reported that China's film and broadcast regulator sent a memo to producers asking them to reduce smoking scenes in films and TV.The State Administration of Radio, Film and Television said tobacco brands or signs should not appear on screen and scenes featuring
Self-control keeps us from eating a whole bag of chips or from running up the credit card. A new study says that self-control makes the difference between getting a good job or going to jail — and we learn it in preschool."
Bedtime reading seems an excellent opportunity for toddler mind control. I've recently slipped one book into heavy rotation, and in it, I've placed my highest parental aspirations.It's called How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food? and for frustrated parents, it's a full-on food fantasy.
With the House expected to vote to defund last year's health overhaul law and frequent battles in the Senate over repealing the law all together, things have been pretty ugly here in Washington.But this week brought a small win for moms.
Watch out Wisconsin: Northern California has become a hub — some say the hub — for cheese making, especially farm-based specialty cheeses.But high-profile recalls of cheese made with unpasteurized milk have put an unwelcome spotlight on the industry.
It's a landmark in the controversial, 30-year-old field of fetal surgery: Surgeons are reporting success in treating a common, serious birth defect called spina bifida — before birth.Spina bifida is a hole in the spine that sometimes allows a loop of the naked spinal cord to protrude outsid