Quantcast

Latest Toddlers Stories

97a78ee9a8611b4a84ab42746d45347d1
2010-01-04 14:30:00

A new British survey indicates that a surprising number of children are unable to speak words by the time they reach 3 years of age.  The YouGov poll of 1,015 parents of children aged 1 to 7 also revealed that boys are nearly twice as likely as girls to have trouble learning to speak English words. The average age for a baby to speak their first word is between 10 to 11 months, with toddlers typically speaking up to 300 words by the time they reach 2 to 3 years of age, according to the...

38aba80bdd60128fff268e6b9940fec1
2009-12-02 08:15:00

Toddlers are distractible. Their minds flit constantly here and there, and they have a terrible time concentrating on even the most stimulating project. They might be fascinated by a colorful new toy, but only until the next best toy comes along. This can be maddening for parents or teachers, who often try to rein in a toddler's impulsivity. But should we really be trying to teach self-control? Psychologists are beginning to raise these questions, and some are even suggesting that it may be...

2009-08-24 23:01:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Hatch, Inc. (www.hatchearlychildhood.com) announced today the launch of It's in the Bag(TM) Infant & Toddler kits. These seven compact, portable kits containing high-quality educational products and pre-designed activities for caregivers support infants and toddlers by reinforcing nationally recognized developmental milestones. Each research-based, themed kit includes age-appropriate books; Guided Reading Labels that ensure meaningful and...

2009-07-29 04:00:00

WILMINGTON, Delaware, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report, 'Global Baby Food Market (2009-2014)', published by MarketsandMarkets (www.marketsandmarkets.com), the global baby food market is expected to be worth US$37.6 billion by 2014, recording an estimated CAGR of 5.0% from 2009 to 2014. The North American market is expected to account for nearly 37% of the total revenues. Browse 109 market data tables and in-depth TOC on baby food market. Early buyers...

2009-07-27 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- New research by the national, nonprofit Home Safety Council (HSC) reveals that the vast majority of parents (83 percent) admit that they have left their toddler unsupervised in the home -- for a few moments, or even longer. The survey polled parents of children between the ages of 2 and 4 and found that while almost all had taken some steps to childproof their home, very few have successfully kept their toddlers from getting into dangerous situations....

2009-06-30 16:50:22

The parents of a 2-year-old in China who smokes at least a pack of cigarettes a day say they are seeking advice to help the toddler quit. Toddler Tong Liangliang of Tianjin, China, was allowed to begin smoking by his father more than a year ago to help control pain from a hernia with which he was born, but his parents say the toddler's habit has gotten out of control, China Radio International reported Tuesday. The boy's father said he made the decision because the toddler is too young to...

2009-01-26 07:00:00

LATHAM, N.Y., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Many moms' New Year Resolutions may include "watch baby's nutrition" this year. According to the new Beech-Nut Advancing Nutrition Survey of more than 400 American moms with infants or toddlers across the country, nearly a third (29 percent) of moms give themselves a C or lower when it comes to making sure their baby gets the right amount of vitamins and minerals. Hoping baby grows up strong and healthy, 60 percent said their top worries about baby...

2008-12-29 07:00:00

LATHAM, N.Y., Dec. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day in the United States, approximately 10,000 babies are born. On January, 1 2009, Beech-Nut will help thousands of these growing families across the country welcome their babies into the world by offering coupons for free baby food to ring in the New Year. Parents of 2009 New Year's babies can go to http://www.beechnut.com for more information on how to get their New Year's Baby coupons for free Beech-Nut foods. "Beech-Nut is excited to...

2008-10-30 09:00:26

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/350e5b/baby_food_market) has announced the addition of the "Baby Food Market: Opportunities in Emerging Markets" report to their offering. Our report "Baby Food Market: Opportunities in Emerging Markets" is a work of in-depth study and evaluation of the past, current and future market trends in the baby food industry in emerging markets. This report has been made to help clients in analyzing the opportunities, challenges...

2008-09-16 12:00:32

US-based Gerber Products, a part of the Nestle Infant Nutrition portfolio, has expanded its line of premium baby foods with the launch of three new dinner purees with docosahexaenoic acid and one new Organic dinner puree. The company has also relaunched its Organic Cereal varieties. Dinner Purees with docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) are available in three varieties: garden vegetables with whole wheat pasta, vegetable risotto with cheese, and macaroni and cheese with vegetables. Organic Dinner...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
Related