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How common is it for boys to masturbate in early childhood (before kindergarten)?

According to one 2010 paper, which actually tried to identify the correlates of the behavior, albeit in a small sample (n=13, 3 males, 10 females) that was referred to a clinic: The median age at the ...
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At what age (or what size) is safe to implement the Heimlich maneuver on a child if they are choking?

If someone is truly in need of the Heimlich manoeuvre, that means they are dying and cracked ribs are not a consideration in this case. The same goes for cracked ribs after CPR. However... the ...
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Are there any recommended or prescribed time limits for ambulance to reach a juvenile patient in case of emergency?

The UK national standard sets out that all ambulance trusts must respond to: Category 1 calls (life-threatening injuries and illnesses) in 7 minutes on average. Category 2 calls (other emergency) in ...
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Are there any recommended or prescribed time limits for ambulance to reach a juvenile patient in case of emergency?

In this report "Ambulance Care Europe" 1 in table 3.5 there is an emergency level and response times comparison between several EU countries. Showing a response time for emergencies in some countries ...
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Why do boys aged 4 to 8 use more nutritional supplements than girls in this Canada fact sheet?

In age groups 4-8 and 9-13, supplements use is almost the same in boys and girls. At these ages, there are much fewer health conditions or concerns that would be related to a person's sex, than at ...
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What level of alcohol in food is dangerous for children?

Google "alcohol content of bread" and you'll see: 1.9% Alcohol. However, during the baking process, most of the alcohol in the dough evaporates into the atmosphere. This is basically the same ...
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