The tool includes a series of quests which turn into challenges for children, who with a cellphone or tablet embark on trying to discover similarities between figures, for instance, stimulating concentration, memory and striking their interest.
Tobacco epidemic disproportionately affect low and middle-income countries, where more than 80% of the world’s smokers now live
For Jasmin Bueno, aged seven, and her brother Aaron, aged six, there is little that can make swallowing chemo-profilactic pills any less bitter. But the tablets they stoically gulp down daily during the next six months are the best protection they can get from contracting tuberculosis.
When it comes to looking for a lifetime partner men usually look more into the physical attributes of women and women look more into financial stability and future status.
Colombian children have never lived in a world where their country was not fighting. Now, as peace finally seems probable, the nation is grappling with the mental-health fallout from the conflict.
Paraguay, in the first 10 months of this year, registered 408 cases of breast cancer, one more than in all of 2015, when the mortality rate was 10.1 per 100,000 women, the Health Ministry reported Wednesday on World Day of the Fight against Breast Cancer.
Teenagers are twice as likely to try smoking and alcohol after playing popular video games, experts have warned.
Aspects such as temperature, rain and moisture influence reproduction, survival and biting rates of Aedes aegypti and Lutzomyia sp., vectors of these two diseases.
“If we could discover gene sequences with biological activity, at least minimal, we could control and apply new functions to biotechnological industries.”