Study shows star-shaped bread popular with children and could encourage more healthy eating

New research on different colours and shapes of bread, presented at this year’s European Congress.

Research highlights the influence social media marketing has on children’s food intake

New research from the University of Liverpool, presented at the European Congress on Obesity today.

Under age 13, suicide rates are roughly double for black children vs. white children

Suicide rates in the United States have traditionally been higher among whites than blacks across.

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.