a growing body of research highlights the importance of

A Review of Experimental Research on Embodied Creativity

A growing body of experimental work highlights the potential value of unstructured interactive or spontaneous motions including gestures dance shifting body postures physical object‐manipulation drawing etc to favorably impact creative performance However despite these favorable findings to our knowledge no systematic review has been conducted to explore the totality of evidence

Targeting Non

A growing body of research highlights the importance of non-cognitive skills as determinants of young people's cognitive outcomes at school However little evidence exists about the effects of policies that specifically target students' non-cognitive skills as a way to improve educational achievements In this paper we shed light on this issue by studying a remedial education programme aimed

A Growing Body Of Research Highlights The

18 06 2020A Growing Body Of Research Highlights The Importance Of Wearing Face Masks Wearing a face mask is no fun for many people However the latest research shows that especially as states open up masks are an important tool in helpiong to control the spread of the virus

Experts See Growing Importance of Adding

At the same time a growing body of knowledge is showing how environmental factors can have a disproportionate impact on certain populations such as the elderly and families living in poverty "In the broadest sense the environment is probably the major contributor to the determinants of health " said Karen B Mulloy DO MSCH an associate professor at the Case Western Reserve

The Importance of Fish

About WorldFish WorldFish is an international nonprofit research organization that harnesses the potential of fisheries and aquaculture to reduce hunger and poverty In the developing world more than one billion poor people obtain most of their animal protein from fish and 250 million depend on fishing and aquaculture for their livelihoods

Gardening is beneficial for health: A meta

Here we present the results of a meta-analysis of research examining the effects of gardening including horticultural therapy on health We performed a literature search to collect studies that compared health outcomes in control (before participating in gardening or non-gardeners) and treatment groups (after participating in gardening or gardeners) in January 2016 The mean difference in

FACT SHEET: White House Report Highlights New

The report highlights a growing body of research that finds that children who receive food assistance see improvements in health and academic performance and that these benefits are mirrored by long-run improvements in health educational attainment and economic self-sufficiency

Teacher Professional Development around the World

growing body of research demonstrates that teachers are among the most important determinants of student learning The difference between a weak teacher and an excellent teacher has been measured at up to a full year of student learning in the United States (Hanushek and Rivkin 2010)

The Importance of Virology at a Time of Great Need and

Funding for research in the United States and elsewhere is stagnant if not losing pace with inflation Working with the most pathogenic organisms requires even higher costs and is heavily regulated Some senior scientists are rethinking their career choices and there is growing concern that young scientists will be discouraged from entering the field especially in areas of controversial

Fathering in Australia among couple families with

This growing interest in the role of fathers has been mirrored in the scientific community with a burgeoning of interest in research on fathers However there has been a limited amount of research on fathers in Australia with the result that there remains much to be learned about the ways in which Australian fathers contribute to families and feel about themselves as fathers

Research evidence on reading for pleasure

• Research is accumulating that suggests that a growing number of children do not read for pleasure (Clark and Rumbold 2006) • Between 2000 and 2009 on average across OECD countries the percentage of children who report reading for enjoyment daily

A Growing Body Of Research Highlights The Importance Of

However the latest research shows that especially as states open up masks are an important tool in helpiong to control the spread of the virus Wearing a face mask is no fun for many people However the latest research shows that especially as states open up masks are an important tool in helpiong to control the spread of the virus We are using cookies to give you the best experience on

Helena Holmlund

Ensure your research is discoverable on Semantic Scholar Claiming your author page allows you to personalize the information displayed and manage publications (all current information on this profile has been aggregated automatically from publisher and metadata sources) The Causal Effect of Parents' Schooling on Children's Schooling - A Comparison of Estimation Methods Helena Holmlund

What the Research Shows

What does research show about the benefits of language learning? In this age of accountability in education policymakers and administrators as well as parents are increasingly demanding to know what research studies show regarding the benefits of language learning

The role of personality in body image dissatisfaction and

Body image and disordered eating research has focused mostly on the experience The present study examined gender differences in the relationship between personality disordered eating and body image dissatisfaction Participants were 238 and 85 male undergraduates (M age = 20 52 years SD = 4 22) at a Canadian university

The Clinical Importance of a Second Dose of Influenza

This study highlights the importance of administering 2 doses of the influenza vaccine to children younger than 9 years for whom 2 doses are needed and especially to vaccine-naive children younger than 2 years Among children recommended to receive 2 doses in a given season the odds of influenza were lower among those who received 2 doses vs those who received only 1 dose (adjusted odds

Youth perceptions of neighborhood hassles and resources:

Empirical investigations exploring the processes and mechanisms of neighborhood influences on child and youth development are needed to contribute to the growing body of research on neighborhood as a context for development Using a mixed method design this study examined the relationship between structurally identified resources in three urban public housing neighborhoods youth perceptions

Research Highlights

Earlier Research Highlights of neurotransmitters during stem cell differentiation and neuromodulation processes in the CNS would be of paramount importance for gaining an insight into how neural interactions regulate brain functions developing better molecular diagnostics and therapeutics for neurological disorders To this end upconversion nanoparticles (UCNPs) have recently gained

The Importance of Fish

About WorldFish WorldFish is an international nonprofit research organization that harnesses the potential of fisheries and aquaculture to reduce hunger and poverty In the developing world more than one billion poor people obtain most of their animal protein from fish and 250 million depend on fishing and aquaculture for their livelihoods

Mapping integration of midwives across the United States

Poor coordination of care across providers and birth settings has been associated with adverse maternal-newborn outcomes Research suggests that integration of midwives into regional health systems is a key determinant of optimal maternal-newborn outcomes yet to date the characteristics of an integrated system have not been described nor linked to health disparities

Experts See Growing Importance of Adding

Experts See Growing Importance of Adding Environmental Health Content to Medical School Curricula Stephen G Pelletier special to AAMCNews September 27 2016 SHARE: New section New section Editor's Note: Throughout 2015 an AAMCNews series explored how medical schools and teaching hospitals are addressing social determinants of health in their communities through research clinical

Social Media and Body Image Concerns: Current Research

Decades of research has documented the negative impact that traditional media (such as magazines and television) has on people's body image concerns [1 2 3] However given the increasing popularity of social media researchers are beginning to investigate the possible consequences that these new media formats have on body image

Sustainable manufacturing conference in South Africa

"Research remains vital to national and global prosperity and it is an important indicator of the global stature of a nation " Results discussed at the conference included new ways to store hydrogen for use in energy production technologies that make use of byproducts of mineral mining ideas for how plant-based fluids can be used in metal manufacturing and ways to provide clean water

Young Children's Relationship with Nature: Its Importance

The following article was originally published on our website in late 2004 It was republished in Taproot Fall/Winter 2006 Vol 16 No 2 The Coalition for Education in the Outdoors Cortland New York Young Children's Relationship with Nature: Its Importance to Children's Development the Earth's Future

The importance of outdoor play for young children's

The importance of play for children's healthy development is grounded in a strong body of research 1 2 3 As a natural and compelling activity play promotes cognitive physical social and emotional well-being offering the necessary conditions for children to thrive and learn Through play the child can experiment solve problems think creatively cooperate with others etc gaining a

Gardening is beneficial for health: A meta

1 Introduction Globally the prevalence of the so-called "lifestyle diseases " such as heart disease stroke depression diabetes and obesity is becoming a major public health issue (Caballero 2007 Janssen et al 2005 Moussavi et al 2007) It is for example estimated that worldwide approximately 415 and 350 million people presently suffer from diabetes and depression

Veramaris' extensive market research highlights the

Veramaris' extensive market research highlights the strong connection between the importance of omega-3 EPA DHA content in salmon and increased salmon consumption frequency of US consumers Veramaris has developed comprehensive knowledge of salmon consumers and the salmonid industry value chain through innovative product analyses surveys interviews and focus groups

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