How to avoid raising a materialistic child

If you’re a parent, you may be concerned that materialism among children has been on.

Children with autism, developmental delays nearly 50% more likely to be overweight

A new study by researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), the University of Pennsylvania.

Children’s violent video game play associated with increased physical aggressive behaviour

Dartmouth analysis of multiple studies demonstrates how effect varies across ethnicity

The whole day matters for cognitive development in children

New study from CHEO Research Institute shows children who meet screen and sleep time recommendations have improved cognition

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

Men consistently report lower parental involvement in sex education than women

Instilling persistence in children

Encouraging children “to help,” rather than asking them to “be helpers,” can instill persistence as.

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.