Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

August 17, 2002
Surrogate fathers act as paternal figures for many children in poor, urban settings
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Physical, mental health illnesses hinder low-income families' economic security
In a study of 254 low-income families in three U.S.

Workfare adults, working poor face economic roulette
Working poor and working welfare recipients still face economic uncertainty because available jobs may not offer living wages, basic benefits, stable pay and hours, or future security, leaving their families exposed to crises, say researchers. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to