Examples of childhood in a Sentence
diseases that can occur in childhood
Both men had unhappy childhoods.
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A few years ago, Kevan Herold, an immunologist and endocrinologist at Yale University, noticed that some cancer patients were developing Type 1 diabetes, usually diagnosed in childhood.
Children who are overweight or obese in early childhood are also four times as likely to become overweight or obese adults, the report stated.
To be emotionally well-adjusted can be an adult’s most precious asset, and building confidence in childhood is where that starts.
That was one of many sayings that kind of puzzled me in childhood, even when a picture accompanied the simile or comparison.
Although three times as many boys are diagnosed with ADHD in childhood than girls, the diagnostic rates in adults are more equally divided between males and females.
Barry Crimmins, an outspoken comedian who, as a result of his own traumatic experiences in childhood, also became an outspoken opponent of child pornography and internet services that enable it, died on Wednesday in Syracuse.
The triple-threat actor, rapper and writer discussed his childhood, what inspires the show, and eventually bought 100 cookies from superfan Charity Joy, an Atlanta native who covered his song in a shameless bid to outsell her fellow Girl Scouts.
Even small facial deformities can produce very negative psychological consequences in childhood that can lead to a lifetime of low self-esteem and negative body image.
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First Known Use of childhood
before 12th century
CHILDHOOD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of childhood for English Language Learners
: the period of time when a person is a child
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