Infants recognise foreign languages as a form of communication

Infants recognise that speech in a language not their own is used for communication, finds.

Study of learning and memory problems in OCD helps young people unlock potential at school

Adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) have widespread learning and memory problems, according to research published.

Evolution acceptance in children linked to aptitude, not belief

In contrast to adults, acceptance of evolution in schoolchildren in the UK is linked to.

Sex education doesn’t reflect real-life realities of lesbian and bisexual girls

Most lesbian and bisexual girls don’t know they can get sexually transmitted infections (STIs) from.

Altered voice processing in young children with autism and delayed language development

“The diagnosis, ‘autism spectrum disorder,’ covers a lot of symptoms. For each various symptom, there.

Girls’ social camouflage skills may delay or prevent autism diagnosis

On parent-reporting measures, girls with autism seem to struggle more than boys with performing routine.

Aggression in childhood: Rooted in genetics, influenced by the environment

Over the past few months, many local cases of assault and harassment have come to.

China’s scholastic success could begin with storybooks, research suggests

Chinese storybooks stress purpose, Western storybooks emphasise happiness The lessons from childhood storybooks are decidedly.

Children’s screen-time guidelines too restrictive, according to new research

Digital screen use is a staple of contemporary life for adults and children, whether they.

Autism therapy: Social behaviour restored via brain stimulation

Scientists are examining the feasibility of treating autistic children with neuromodulation after a new study.