Latest Child development Stories

2012-10-09 10:36:04

By the time our children reach kindergarten their learning and developmental patterns are already taking shape, as is a trajectory for their future health.

2012-08-21 22:25:05

It's thought that children grow increasingly distant and independent from their parents during their teen years. But a new longitudinal study has found that spending time with parents is important to teens' well-being.

2012-08-21 22:14:05

Researchers have long studied infants' perceptions of safe and risky ground by observing their willingness to cross a visual cliff, a large drop-off covered with a solid glass surface.

Infant Speech Recognition More Advanced
2012-07-18 07:41:43

According to researchers from New York University, an infant’s ability to recognize speech is more advanced that previously understood.

2012-07-13 23:02:46

Child and Family Care, a counseling center in Erie, PA, offers a variety of support groups and meetings designed to help families overcome summertime blues. Erie,

2012-06-14 10:32:46

Marital discord is a significant social problem for children, sometimes leading to problems in health and well-being.

2012-02-20 11:00:00

Bear Hugs and Butterfly Kisses is a family owned, “mom inspired” business dedicated to helping parents and caregivers understand their child’s developing mind and body.

Word of the Day
  • A hairdresser.
The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").