Don’t Eat the Marshmallow

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Don’t eat the marshmallow? At Stanford University, a group of researchers studied the ability of four-year olds to hold out for two marshmallows rather than cave in to the immediate gratification of eating the one marshmallow offered. Guess how many children could delay gratification for a bigger, better outcome? Perhaps more important, the second part […]

Groundbreaking Tears for the Children’s Hospital

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I attended a Groundbreaking Ceremony for the VCU Medical Center/Children’s Hospital of Richmond and its “planned-for-2014” outpatient pediatric clinic facility… and I’m sure I was the only one who left in tears. Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU is the official name of our city’s only full service hospital for children, but most people would […]