First-born children more likely to learn about sex from parents

Men consistently report lower parental involvement in sex education than women

Eight and nine-year-olds experience poor body image as hormone levels rise

Children as young as eight are vulnerable to poor body image as hormone levels rise with the onset of puberty, a new study has found.

Young people who frequently argue with their parents are better citizens

Teenagers who regularly clash with their parents are more likely to have given time to.

Study shows today’s dads are engaging more with their kids

Sociologists at BYU and Ball State have found that a majority of fathers today are.

Childhood aggression linked to deficits in executive function

Primary school children with reduced cognitive skills for planning and self-restraint are more likely to.

Warning follows report into online child sexual abuse risk

If the public are serious about wanting to protect children from online sexual abuse more.

World’s 1st Testicular Cancer App is launched & it’s achingly simple

The first, simple to use, step-by-step “check yourself” testicular cancer app has been launched today.

Regular takeaways linked to kids’ heart disease and diabetes risk factors

Children who regularly eat take-away meals may be boosting their risk factors for heart disease.

Girls better than boys at working together to solve problems

Girls are much better than boys at working together to solve problems, according to the.

Boys could benefit from greater numbers of girls in schools

Boys are more likely to perform well in schools with a higher proportion of girls,.