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2012-06-20 00:52:25

If it is indeed nobler to give than to receive, it may also make you happier  — even if you´re a toddler, according to a new study co-authored by three psychologists at the University of British Columbia. The study, published in PLoS One, an on-line journal from the Public Library of Science, finds that toddlers under the age of two are happier when giving treats to others than receiving treats themselves.  Furthermore, children are happier when they give their own...

2012-05-30 06:23:37

LOS ANGELES, May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- At the core of ecomom, the online retailer that provides access to the world's best healthy products for kids, moms and families, is a commitment to social-consciousness. This fundamental principle not only guarantees quality of product, but also cultivates an atmosphere of giving. This is why ecomom's game changing philanthropic initiative has aligned its goals with concerns of mothers everywhere, directing the conversation to address the nearly...

Attention-Seeking Children Learn Better Later On
2012-03-20 11:16:57

Parents, before you dismiss those constant “look at me” demands from your child, you may want to know that children who crave attention from you are most likely to learn and collaborate when they are older. A study published in the journal Child Development is the first to show that toddlers´ expectations of how their parent will respond to their needs and bids for attention relate to the acquisition of social rules and norms later in childhood. Lead author of the...

2012-01-11 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD), the leading source of health information announced today its new WebMD Baby App for iPhone and iPod touch, a free mobile application for parents of infants and toddlers. WebMD Baby gives new parents quick and reliable access to pediatrician-approved baby health and wellness information anywhere, anytime. WebMD Baby content was created exclusively for the app and is personalized for a baby's specific age, helping to...

2011-05-15 00:02:35

Smarter Toddler's First TV Ad Features a Unique Color Experiment Which Combines Art and Science. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 13, 2011 Smarter Toddler's first TV Ad was filmed at the New York City mid-town school location. In the 30 second spot, some of the children are seen experimenting with color using eye droppers and magnifying glasses to discover the changes that occur when primary colors are blended together. "Smarter Toddler's teachers are some of the best teachers in New York City,"...

2010-10-30 00:00:00

An extended edition of the bestselling parental guidebook, The Wonder Weeks, is now available, it was announced today. This new edition of the worldwide phenomenon picks up where the original left off, taking parents "“ and their babies "“ through the critical first 20 months of mental development and into the first stages of toddlerhood New York, NY (PRWEB) October 28, 2010 Research shows that the so-called "terrible twos" don't need to exist when it comes to child development....

2010-09-22 13:15:28

Developing language skills appears to be more important for boys than girls in helping them to develop self-control and, ultimately, succeed in school, according to a study led by a Michigan State University researcher. Thus, more emphasis should be placed on encouraging boy toddlers to "use their words" "“ instead of unruly behavior "“ to solve problems, said Claire Vallotton, MSU assistant professor of child development. "It shouldn't be chalked off as boys being boys,"...

2010-07-01 04:30:00

CHAPPAQUA, N.Y., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Begin Smart's Read-and-Play Program helps start babies on the road to literacy with age-appropriate concepts, simple language, and colorful images. Begin Smart helps kids take the next step with books for toddlers ages two to three. Adults will appreciate Lily's Potty and Pete's Potty which zero in on one of the important milestones for this group. Kids love the lift-the flap features and child-friendly language in books especially useful now getting...

2010-04-09 15:06:00

SANTA ANA, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Racing Ahead, an organization providing assessments, early intervention services and individual instruction for infants and toddlers and their parents is offering free developmental screenings on Saturday, April 10, 2010, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Santa Ana, CA. The developmental screenings will assess a child's language, motor and social development. It is important to identify developmental delays in infants and toddlers as early as...

2010-02-08 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Infantino® is teaming up with worldwide culinary expert Annabel Karmel to offer U.S. consumers a new line of storage and feeding ware designed for infants and toddlers. Based in the U.K., Karmel is a bestselling author of books on nutrition and cooking for children. Her extensive line of feeding ware will be distributed in the U.S. in partnership with Infantino, a member of The Step2® Company. Infantino, a major...