|| List of recent Children-related patents
|Integration of wic items and transactions into personal shopping devices|
A method, computer program product, and point of sale system provide access to discounts and other benefits during shopping. The method includes receiving an input of a user identifier (id) or a women, infants and children (wic) id and identifying that the associated user is a recipient of specific benefits.
|Method for the treatment of autism|
The present invention provides a method for treating autism. The method comprises following steps: step 1, applying a first electrical current stimulation of 30 minutes in the vicinity of the hegu acupuncture point and the nei guan acupuncture point at one side of the patient, wherein the first electrical current stimulation has a first slow-quick waveform, and the maximum current of the first electrical current stimulation is 3-10 ma; and step 2, applying a second electrical current stimulation of 30 minutes in the vicinity of the zusanli acupuncture point, and the sanyinjiao acupuncture point at opposite side of the patient, wherein the second electrical current stimulation has a second slow-quick waveform, and the maximum current of the second electrical current stimulation is 4-15 ma.
|Ride n' grow children's bicycle system|
The present invention is in the technical field of sporting and recreation. More particularly, the present invention is in the technical field of children's bikes.
|Oral disintegrating tablet|
An oral disintegrating tablet containing (1) d-mannitol, (2) an active ingredient, (3) one or more disintegrating agents selected from the group consisting of crospovidone and carmellose, and (4) one or more lubricants selected from the group consisting of sodium stearyl fumarate and sucrose esters of fatty acids. The oral disintegrating tablet of the present invention has some excellent properties of (1) allowing easy production in a common facility without necessitating a specialized pharmaceutical technique, (2) having an appropriate strength that does not breakdown in the process of distribution, (3) having a fast disintegrating ability in the oral cavity, and (4) also having excellent ingestion feel such as greatly reduced bitterness or gritty feel; therefore, the tablet can be suitably used as a dosage form that is suitable for aged individuals, children, and seriously ill patients..
|Furniture system for adjusting sound levels in children's rooms|
A furniture system for optimizing sound levels and acoustics in a learning environment. The system includes a plurality of pieces selected from a toy shelf, a bridge/tunnel structure, a sandwich board shelf unit, a tunnel with interior shelves, a toy box with leaning bendable posts, a bench/tunnel with combination seat, tunnel, and shelf, a listening center, a stealth chair/cave structure, stealth leaning surface/cave, a multifunctional zigzag chair, and a multipurpose chair/easel..
The present invention includes an apparatus for protecting a baby or toddler from the elements. The apparatus is a blanket having an interior surface, an exterior surface.
|Entitlements determination via access control lists|
Entitlements to resources can be determined by using access rules that are organized as respective ranges in an entitlement space. An access rule can represent a range between two rational numbers in the entitlement space; the range can be represented by a single rational number.
|Systems and methods for performing actions for users from a locked device|
Systems and methods for providing actions for users of a computer device from a lock screen interface are provided. A computing device may comprise a touch-sensitive display screen that may allow a user to scroll through a set of user int rfaces that may comprise a set of lock screen interfaces—one of which may be associated with the user, if authorized for using the computing device.
|Educational robotic systems and methods|
The present invention relates to education robotics systems and methods. In particular, the present invention provides robotic systems comprising tangible and graphic programming interfaces suitable for use by young children..
|Toy incorporating rfid tracking device|
Embodiments of the present invention provide a children's toy, such as a doll, an action figure or a stuffed toy, having an associated wireless, batteryless rfid tag that can be read from and/or written to using a radio-frequency communication protocol. The rfid tag may be located within an internal cavity of the toy so as to provide wireless communication of stored information without requiring physical access to the tag.
|Interactive computer system for instructor-student teaching and assessment of preschool children|
A computer system contains and displays a cartoon-like story with a plurality of displayed components (such as cartoon characters, play items, etc.) recognizable by a preschool student on a first portion of the display screen along with an accompanying voice message on the speaker. Written instructions for teachers to follow in a personal one-to-one interaction with one or more students are displayed on a second portion of the display screen.
A children's placemat including a pad and a tray is revealed. A projecting edge is disposed around the pad and is projecting from an upper surface of the pad.
|Galactooligosaccharides for preventing injury and/or promoting healing of the gastrointestinal tract|
Disclosed are nutritional compositions including galactooligosaccharides that can be administered to individuals including preterm infants, infants, toddlers, children, and adults for preventing injury and/or improving the healing of the gastrointestinal tract. Additional suitable methods of using the nutritional compositions including the galactooligosaccharides are also disclosed..
|Systems and methods for networking of car seat monitoring systems utilizing a central hub|
Systems and methods for monitoring child seats and children in child seats through sensors paired with a central processing hub which in turn relays notifications of conditions to caregivers or other users based on a notification hierarchy and the urgency of the conditions detected.. .
A fluid container spray device having a trigger lock mechanism with trigger tabs extending outwardly from the trigger and cleats extending inwardly from a moveable shroud. The cleats obstruct the tabs when the shroud is in a trigger lock position.
|Pill bottle time indicator lid|
Improvements in a pill bottle time indicator lid is presented. The pill bottle time indicator lid allows a user or care giver to set an indicator for the next time medication should be taken.
The invention provides methods of providing a prognosis of asthma severity in children and young adults. More specifically, the invention relates to novel single nucleotide polymorphisms (snps), and the cumulative genetic association of these and other snps in various genes, with the prognosis of asthma severity.
|System, method, and apparatus for assisting in the development of good oral hygiene habits among young children|
Brushing systems include a base configured to assist in keeping the system in an upright position. The base is coupled to a stand being sized, shaped, and positioned so as to couple the base and a support structure.
|Composition for use in increasing insulin sensitivity and/or reducing insulin resistance|
The invention discloses a composition comprising at least one long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid, at least one probiotic and a mixture of oligosaccharides, said mixture containing at least one of lacto-n-neotetraose (lnnt) and lacto-n-tetraose (lnt), at least one n-acetylated oligosaccharide different from lnnt and lnt, at least one sialylated oligosaccharide and at least one neutral oligosaccharide, for use in increasing insulin sensitivity and/or reducing insulin resistance. This composition optionally further comprises 2′-fucosyllactose (fl).
|Computer network attribute bilateral inheritance|
Current approaches to managing security intelligence data often address both threat and malicious behavior at the individual computer level, tracked by the internet protocol (ip) address. For example, important facts, observed behavior, and other indications that are tracked by security organizations are only tracked with respect to individual ip addresses.
|Versioning for configurations of reusable artifacts|
Arrangements described herein relate to versioning configurations of reusable artifacts. An artifact baseline corresponding to the present version of a first artifact can be created.
|Implants for facet fusion|
Assemblies of one or more implant structures make possible the achievement of diverse interventions involving the fusion and/or stabilization of lumbar and sacral vertebra in a non-invasive manner, with minimal incision, and without the necessitating the removing the intervertebral disc. The representative lumbar spine interventions, which can be performed on adults or children, include, but are not limited to, translaminar lumbar fusion and lumbar facet fusion involving a curved implant structure..
“nontoxic ink suitable for artistic or didactic expression” of this invention patent application relates to an ink comprising a water-based, cosmetic-type emulsion, a vinyl resin emulsion, pigments, mineral load, aromatic essences, an emulsifying agent, preservative agents, water and optionally varied particle size distribution elements (texturizers), all of them in an aqueous phase. The ink object of this invention patent application is suitable for artists in general, especially to visually impaired people, children in pre-school age and to every user requiring preferably chemically harmless inks, both in contact with skin and mucous membranes, as the possible inadvertent ingestion..
|Projecting light effects for children|
Among other things, there is a stationary light source, a stationary aperture between the light source and a projection surface, and a device to modulate light from the light source that passes through the aperture and strikes the projection surface to cause a light effect on the projection surface. In some cases, projected motion and/or twinkling effects are produced in a simple, low-cost and durable manner..
|Method and apparatus for teaching spanish|
A method and system comprising an educational game board for teaching children and adults the following spanish language skills features (vocabulary, phonetics, reading skills and orthography) in an entertaining way. The educational game consists of a game board with multiple word cards with printed words, at least two types of markers, each marker representing a pronunciation rule and made of any appropriate material.
|Orally disintegrable tablets|
An orally disintegrable tablet, of the present invention, which comprises (i) fine granules having an average particle diameter of 400 μm or less, which fine granules comprise a composition coated by an enteric coating layer, said composition having 10 weight % or more of an acid-labile physiologically active substance and (ii) an additive, has superior disintegrability or dissolution in the oral cavity so that it can be used for treatment or prevention of various diseases, as an orally disintegrable tablet capable of being administered to the aged or children and easily administered without water. Also, because the tablet of the present invention contains fine granules having the average particle diameter such that it will not impart roughness in mouth, it can be administered easily without discomfort at the administration..
|Stereo infrared detector|
Existing passive infrared (pir) sensors rely on motion of an object to detect presence and do not provide information about the number of objects or other characteristics of objects in a field of view such as distance or size. Disclosed herein are apparatuses and corresponding methods for detecting a source of infrared emission.
|Body temperature warning system|
Methods and systems for avoiding undesired body temperatures in children, the elderly/infirm, and/or animals by transmitting one or more warning messages to one or more predetermined recipients so that corrective action can be taken. Using a child as an example, a wearable monitoring device is used to sense the presence of the child and to sense the body temperature of the child.
|Apparatus for seating two or more children in a backseat of a vehicle|
The subject matter discloses a vehicle seat for children, including a bench on which a first child and a second child sit while in the vehicle seat; a back support to provide back support to the child sitting in the children vehicle sit; a partition unit in the center of the children vehicle sit, wherein the partition unit protrudes from the bench and defines a first seat and a second seat, wherein the first seat and the second seat are two separate seats; two safety belt units to secure two children sitting in the children car seat, wherein one safety belt unit is positioned in the first seat of the vehicle seat and another safety belt unit is positioned in the second seat of the vehicle seat; the bench is securely affixed to the back support; the partition unit is affixed to the bench.. .
|Latch assemblies and children's products that include latch assemblies|
Latch assemblies and children's products that include the latch assemblies are disclosed herein. The children's products may include a children's ride-on vehicle.
|Assembly kit for three dimensional works|
Kits designed to stimulate creativity, to provide exercise for fine motor skills, and to improve spatial perception. The kits may be useful as a stimulating “toy” for children to develop creativity, spatial perception and motor skills, as a therapeutic kit for the elderly or those requiring rehabilitation of fine motor skills; as a diversion to relieve stress, to create unique works for the home or office, to display photos and memorabilia, and for a host of other purposes, limited by the imagination.
|Equipment cradle for motor vehicles|
An equipment cradle for motor vehicles that is capable of securing equipment during transit in the passenger compartment of motor vehicles, and rests on the motor vehicles seats and is securely coupled to the motor vehicle using the standard lower anchors and tethers for children (latch) restraint system.. .
|Weapon safety device|
Disclosed is a safety device that maintains a weapon inside a holster in a locked state without requiring the gun to be removed from the holster beforehand. In the embodiments, a single safety device can be used on a variety of holsters to lock the gun inside the holster, without requiring removal of the gun from the holster, therefore preventing children or other unauthorized individuals from accessing the gun and the gun's trigger..
|Constructible eating utensil with scoop from foldable blank|
A single, thin piece of folded material attaches to a single serving container to provide a strong, sanitary spoon, folding score lines on the handle portion of the spoon give the utensil strength and provide a simplicity of use suitable for children. The disclosed utensil may be attached to existing containers or may be built into containers during the manufacture of the underlying container, or may be available as a stand-alone product.
The present invention relates to a tub for bathing infants or children. The tub includes a receptacle for containing water and for receiving an infant.
|Potty with liquid management system|
A potty for use by young children includes a waste collector and a seat adapted to rest on the waste collector. The potty can be placed in an aperture formed in a base..
|Tiara with interchangeable display elements|
The invention relates to a head covering such as a tiara having a display element attached thereon which may be easily interchanged by the user to increase the versatility of the head covering and allow the user to switch in display elements having varying shapes and sizes. The head coverings may be used by adults at sporting events and/or by children playing dress-up, for example..
|Disposable pad for children's outfit|
A disposable protection pad is proposed for adhering to infant's clothing for guarding the clothing from soiling due to waste leakage from a diaper worn by the infant. The protection pad has a fluid-pervious front sheet, a fluid-impervious back sheet, and a fluid-absorbent core between the front and the back sheets.
|Nutritional formulations including human milk oligosaccharides and antioxidants and uses thereof|
Disclosed are nutritional compositions including human milk oligosaccharides in combination with long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and/or carotenoids that can be administered to preterm infants, term infants, toddlers, and children for reducing inflammation and the incidence of inflammatory diseases.. .
|Whey protein micelles to enhance muscle mass and performance|
The present invention relates to a non-therapeutic use of whey protein micelles to enhance muscle protein synthesis in a subject. Further aspects of the invention are food compositions comprising whey protein micelles to be administered to children, athletes or elderly persons..
|Ball, particularly for basketball practice, and corresponding manufacture method|
The invention relates to a ball, particularly for basketball practice, and to the method for manufacturing same. The ball includes an inflatable bladder (1) covered with one or more flexible elongate elements (2) wound around the surface of the bladder.
|Plush toy for mounting on a vertical surface|
A plush toy is provided for use decorating a wall, ceiling or other receiving surface. The plush toy includes a body having a top surface, a bottom surface, a front end, and a back end.
|System and method for expressive language, developmental disorder, and emotion assessment|
In one embodiment, a method for detecting autism in a natural language environment using a microphone, sound recorder, and a computer programmed with software for the specialized purpose of processing recordings captured by the microphone and sound recorder combination, the computer programmed to execute the method, includes segmenting an audio signal captured by the microphone and sound recorder combination using the computer programmed for the specialized purpose into a plurality recording segments. The method further includes determining which of the plurality of recording segments correspond to a key child.
|Smart home defense chamber (shdc)|
The smart home defense chamber (shdc) is a wall chamber that is installed within a wall for the purpose of storing, hiding, securing and protecting firearms and valuables so as to provide an invisible storage chamber that can be equipped with or without a means to alarm to prevent tampering, unauthorized entry and security away from children and thieves. The wall chamber also provides the owner/user an advantageous means of access in the event of an emergency.
|Drinking cup with valved cap for fluid retention|
A drinking appliance for young children is provided. The appliance includes a cap having an upper side with a protrusion extending upwardly from the upper side defining a spout which terminates in a fluid outlet and a lower side having a retainer sleeve extending downwardly from the spout and adapted to retain a valve housing.
|Lids for spillproof container assemblies|
A spillproof container assembly includes a container body and a lid body that is adapted to be fastened onto the container body by screwing. Both the container body and the lid body are advantageously provided with outwardly extending wing portions for enhancing the grippability of and properly orienting the container assembly for small children.
A child's sock includes a sock body having an upper portion, a heel portion, a sole portion and a toe portion. At least one connector is secured to the sock body and is adapted to connect with a complementary connector of a complementary sock..
|Methods for improving tolerance, digestion, and lipid soluble nutrient absorption in an infant, toddler, or child|
Disclosed are nutritional formulations including predigested fats that can be administered to preterm infants, infants, toddlers, and children for improving tolerance, digestion, and absorption of nutrients and for reducing the incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis, colic, and short bowel syndrome. The predigested fats include fatty acid-containing monoglycerides and/or a fatty acid component..
|Human milk oligosaccharides to promote growth of beneficial bacteria|
Disclosed are nutritional compositions including human milk oligosaccharides that can be administered to individuals including preterm infants, infants, toddlers, and children for improving gastrointestinal function and tolerance, as well as the growth of beneficial bacteria. Additional suitable methods of using the nutritional compositions including the human milk oligosaccharides are also disclosed..
|Adjuvanted influenza b virus vaccines for pediatric priming|
The influenza b strain is epidemiologically relevant in the pediatric population. Immunogenic priming of children with influenza b vaccine adjuvanted with an oil-in-water emulsion primes an immune response to a booster vaccine comprising influenza b virus antigen from a different strain or lineage, irrespective of whether the booster comprises an adjuvant..
|Door handle structure for an entrance/exit door|
According to the present disclosure, a door handle structure for an entrance/exit door is configured such that a door handle does not protrude from the entrance/exit door to thereby prevent injuries to children or adults caused by collisions against it, prevent clothing from becoming caught in and torn by it, and lengthen the service life of the product by preventing collisions. Further, the door handle structure uses a reduced number of parts, thereby reducing manufacturing costs and improving durability.
|Botanical antimicrobial compositions|
Disclosed are compositions comprising antimicrobially effective low concentrations of benzyl alcohol, one or more essential oil and one or more botanical extract. The compositions of the application may be used in personal care products including wound care products or in veterinary use.
|Nutritional composition comprising probiotics and improving sleep patterns|
This invention relates to the use of a probiotic bacterial strain in the manufacture of a medicament or therapeutic nutritional composition for improving the maturation of sleep patterns in infants, young children or young animals and/or for reducing sleep disturbances and/or improving sleep patterns in humans or animals at any age.. .
|Vehicle auxiliary horn apparatus|
A vehicle auxiliary horn apparatus provides a sound through a horn to alert pedestrians that a vehicle, such as an electric vehicle or a new vehicle that makes virtually no noise, is moving; and provides set sound information during parking when a human body is detected. The vehicle auxiliary horn apparatus of the present invention comprises: a sound storage unit for storing and managing music information, announcement information, and repeating sound information; a display panel unit for displaying information for setting one type of sound information stored in the sound storage unit; a sound extracting unit for extracting the sound information, selected from the display panel, from the sound storage unit; a sound output processing unit for outputting the sound extracted from the sound extracting unit through a speaker; a manual control unit disposed on the front portion of the vehicle, for transmitting a manual control signal to a central control, unit when manipulated; an automatic control unit disposed on the front portion of the vehicle, for transmitting an automatic control signal to the central control unit, when manipulated; a sound-providing, speed-setting unit for setting a speed for automatically outputting a sound, under automatic control; a moving speed checking unit for checking the moving speed of the vehicle; and the central control unit for receiving a control signal transmitted by the manual control unit or the automatic control unit, distinguishing the type of the control signal, and when the control signal is an automatic control signal, acquiring the speed information set by the sound-providing, speed-setting unit, checking the current speed, and determining whether to output a sound.
|Multipurpose household appliance for complete cleaning and organizing to help improve the hygiene of baby bottles and also more distinct washable items used for babies and toddlers|
Its configuration, components, characteristics and method of use will provide higher support providing the basis for a much safer, faster, and more efficient way to take care of the cleaning, and organization of many different baby and young children items simultaneously.. .
|System and method of complimentary day/night children's skin cream compositions|
A new skin care system includes day and night skin cream compositions comprising nutrients and antioxidants for use by children between six months and eighteen years of age. The day skin cream composition provides protection from uv radiation and the night skin cream composition contains no sun protection ingredients and elevated levels of nutrients and antioxidants.
|Love glow key|
This invention relates to a key that will illuminate in the dark. Why is it needed? the concept serves as a niche for the market and has the potential for making keys.
|Collapsible two seat perambulator|
A buggy for transporting children has a frame (3a, 3b, 5) and wheels (9) that are rotatably mounted relative to the frame to support the frame above a ground surface. A primary seat (8) is operatively supported by the frame for supporting a first child.
|Pinch-relief hinged assemblies and children's products including pinch-relief hinged assemblies|
Hinged assemblies, and children's products including at least one hinged assembly, include a base member and a hinged member operatively and pivotally coupled to the base member to define a hinge. The hinge is configured to release if an obstruction is positioned between the hinged member and the base member while the hinged member is being closed and if a closing torque is greater than or equal to a release torque.
|Automatic trigger guard for firearms|
This safety device, which is intended for the safety of children, private citizen and law enforcement personnel, is a retrofit able trigger guard assembly, which is attached to any existing handgun or firearm under the muzzle in front of the trigger guard, to prevent accidental or unauthorized discharge. The mechanism operates on gravity and levers or certain electro-mechanical mechanism and sensors, extends guard plates on both side of the trigger assembly, thereby making the firearm inoperable.
|Wearable personal locator device with removal indicator|
Disclosed is a wearable personal locator device that communicates the location of a wearer to an administrator input terminal. The device is a wearable structure comprising either a wristband or adhesive patch, whereby the device registers whether or not the device is actively being worn by the wearer and provides a means to receive alert signals sent from the administrator input terminal.
|Fun chess game|
This game has modified the rules and simplified classical chess so that friends and family (children, parents and grand parents) can play it. One doesn't have to be great intellect or strategic thinker.
A laundry organizer has a plurality of enhanced laundry bags suspended by a plurality of drop bars and a cross bar. The organizer can be hung from doors, walls, seat-backs, chair-backs, etc.
|Systems and methods for parents' connection and communication platform|
A method implemented by a server in communication with a client for supporting an online communication platform for parents of children enrolled at a school. The method includes receiving a class search request from the client describing class search criteria.
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to a powered children's swing. In various embodiments, the swing includes a seat, swing frame, one or more swing arms, a first magnetic component, second magnetic component, swing motion sensor, and swing control circuit.
|Guiding a child to perform tasks|
The present disclosure describes one or more systems, methods, routines and/or techniques for guiding a child (or other person) to perform tasks. The present disclosure may help children (or other people) perform various tasks (e.g., taking a shower) without a parent having to be present with the child during each task.
|Alphabet teaching aid|
A teaching aid for children learning the alphabet of any language utilizing a combination of alpha characters each in a cluster with a word starting with the alpha character and a drawing that are drawn in a child's hand. A preferred configuration is an alphabet strip with irregular child drawn borders appearing on a substrate.
|Child sleeping apparatus with folding frame|
A bassinet for infants and children includes a child receiving receptacle and a collapsible frame assembly attached to and supporting the child receiving receptacle. A lock is selectively operable for locking the collapsible frame assembly in its extended configuration and for unlocking the same to allow the collapsible frame assembly to be collapsed.
|Child sleeping apparatus with adjustable sleep angle|
A sleeping apparatus for infants and children, such as a bassinet, includes a child-receiving sleep receptacle and a frame assembly attached to and supporting the child-receiving sleep receptacle. The child-receiving sleep receptacle includes sidewalls extending between a head end of the child-receiving sleep receptacle and a foot end of the child-receiving sleep receptacle.