Overcoming the fear of water is essential to water safety. Children ages 1 to 4 may be less likely to drown if they have had formal swimming instruction.
Without lifestyle changes to improve their health, 15% to 30% of people with prediabetes will develop Type 2 diabetes within 5 years.
Knowledge of the alphabet is the strongest predictor of reading success in 4th grade.
The incidence of Type 1 diabetes in Americans under age 20 rose by 23% between 2001 and 2009.