How parents cause children’s friendships to end

Making a friend is hard work. Keeping one is even harder, especially for young children..

Study links parental support and career success of children

A recent study finds that young people who get financial support from their parents have.

Children with autism are able to create imaginary friends

Playing with an imaginary companion (IC) helps children learn essential social skills such as empathy.

To improve future relationship with your kids, turn up the music

If you’re a parent whose teenagers spend family road trips with earbuds firmly in place,.

Raising children around pets might be good for mental health

Children raised in a rural environment, surrounded by animals and bacteria-laden dust, grow up to.

Parents may help prep kids for healthier, less violent relationships

Warm, nurturing parents may pass along strategies for building and maintaining positive relationships to their.

Potential for sun damage should be carefully balanced with need for vitamin D in children

Scientists at King’s College London are encouraging parents and carers to ensure even more rigorous.

Thousands of mobile apps for children might be violating their privacy

Thousands of the most popular apps and games available, mostly free of charge, in the.

Childhood friendships may have some health benefits in adulthood

Time spent with friends in childhood is associated with physical health in adulthood, according to data from.

Do young children learn anything from YouTube videos?

In a new Acta Paediatrica study, children up to 2 years of age could be entertained and.