Tackling health problems in the young is crucial for their children’s future

The international community has given insufficient attention to the social, health and economic needs of.

Younger and older siblings contribute positively to each other’s developing empathy

Older siblings play an important role in the lives of their younger siblings. Like parents,.

Climb stairs to lower blood pressure and strengthen leg muscles

New study demonstrates effectiveness of stair climbing in helping prevent and treat menopause and age-related.

The benefits of social media for young people in care

Young people in care benefit from the psychological, emotional and social support gained via social.

Research compares neural activity in children with and without autism spectrum disorder

Pick a hand, any hand. That familiar refrain, repeated in schoolyards the world over, is.

Children view people’s behaviour, psychological characteristics as shaped by environments

A new study has found that 5- to 6-year-olds view people’s environments, not their skin.

Infants recognise foreign languages as a form of communication

Infants recognise that speech in a language not their own is used for communication, finds.

Warning follows report into online child sexual abuse risk

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

Study of learning and memory problems in OCD helps young people unlock potential at school

Adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) have widespread learning and memory problems, according to research published.

Perceptions about what it takes to succeed in STEM fields may keep females out

Why do large gender disparities exist in certain fields but not others? Research suggests that.