Parents can and must protect their kids from Google predators

Parents can and must protect their kids from Google predators

Special to WorldTribune.com By Michelle Malkin The father of the World Wide Web is right: It’s time to take back “complete control of your data.” Tim Berners-Lee, who conceived the first internet browser 30 years ago this week, warned of its increasing threats to “privacy, security and fundamental rights.” To mark the anniversary, he argued […]

Why Japanese kids are destined for long, healthy lives

Why Japanese kids are destined for long, healthy lives

by WorldTribune Staff, March 12, 2019 The exercise habits and eating patterns of most Japanese children ensures they will live long and lead healthy lifestyles, an author said. Japan has exceptionally high rates (98.3 percent) of children walking or biking to school compared with other similar-income countries, which is obviously linked with Japan’s low levels of […]

Sleeping in on weekends may backfire for sleep-deprived

Sleeping in on weekends may backfire for sleep-deprived

by WorldTribune Staff, March 4, 2019 Those looking to catch up on sleep by getting some extra shut-eye on the weekend may be in for a rude awakening, researchers say. Weekday sleep loss had negative effects on people’s metabolism and “catch-up” sleep on the weekend did not reverse it, HealthDay News reported, citing a recent study published in the […]

Hollywood seen rendering seniors as ‘invisible people’

Hollywood seen rendering seniors as ‘invisible people’

by WorldTribune Staff, February 24, 2019 In the 1940s, Hollywood produced The Invisible Man, starring Claude Rains, and The Invisible Woman, starring Virginia Bruce. In the 21st Century, senior citizens are getting the invisible treatment from Tinseltown, some critics say. “Films have an impact on how our children view life, in general,” said Dan Weber, […]