Depressed teens, depressed parents

Treating depression in teens may benefit parents’ mental health, too, study finds

Forests improve child diets

Study shows forest conservation is a powerful tool to improve nutrition in developing nations

Adult-child conversations strengthen language regions of developing brain

Study suggests talking with children from early age could promote language skills regardless of socioeconomic status

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.

Doing school differently

The Australian not-school movement that’s helping young people re-engage with learning Alternative schooling programs could.

Younger children tend to make more informed decisions

A new study from the University of Waterloo has found that in some ways, the.

Digital media use linked to behavioural problems in kids

re children who spend lots of time using digital devices prone to psychiatric problems? A.

Strategic classroom intervention can make big difference for autism students

Special training for teachers may mean big results for students with autism spectrum disorder, according.

Poorest areas in England infested with Fast Food outlets

New figures from Public Health England (PHE) reveal England’s poorest areas are fast food hotspots,.