Development

July 7, 2013

Baby games to boost development

Baby games will not only boost your baby’s development physically, mentally and socially, but will also help form and maintain the bond between you and your […]
October 24, 2012

Babies Have Morals: Study

According to a recent study conducted by a team of researchers, babies have a moral conscious. This was deduced after a team of researchers watched a […]
July 13, 2012

The Emotional Phases of Development

Although the phases of physical development vary from child-to-child, there are clearly defined stages of development that occur at roughly the same age. This means that […]
July 3, 2012

Anxiety in Young Children

Does your child cry when you leave the room? Is he sometimes clingy or afraid of strangers? While it may not always feel that way, separation […]
June 14, 2012

Research Solves How Fetus Is Shielded From Immune System

THURSDAY, June 14 (HealthDay News) — Pregnant women’s immune systems do not attack their developing babies because embryo implantation in the uterus triggers a process that […]
May 4, 2012

Swaddling Infants Too Tightly May Cause Hip Problems

FRIDAY, May 4 (HealthDay News) — When swaddling an infant, make sure to leave the blankets loose enough to allow leg and hip movement, experts say. […]
May 3, 2012

Overly Long Pregnancies Linked to Behavioral Problems in Toddlers

THURSDAY, May 3 (HealthDay News) — Children born after a longer-than-normal pregnancy are at increased risk for behavioral and emotional problems, a new study suggests. The […]
April 27, 2012

More Babies Today Have Irregular Head Shape: Expert

FRIDAY, April 27 (HealthDay News) — The incidence of babies with irregular head shapes, such as a flattened section in the back of the skull, have […]
April 24, 2012

Impulsive Tots at Risk for Gambling Problems Later: Study

TUESDAY, April 24 (HealthDay News) — Preschoolers who are impulsive, restless, moody and inattentive are twice as likely as other kids to have a gambling problem […]
April 12, 2012

Even Toddlers Succumb to Peer Pressure, Study Says

THURSDAY, April 12 (HealthDay News) — Toddlers are more likely to pick up a behavior if they see most other toddlers doing it, a new study […]
March 7, 2012

Self-Centered Kids May Just Have Immature Brains

WEDNESDAY, March 7 (HealthDay News) — Selfish behavior in young children is linked to incomplete development of a brain region involved in self-control, according to a […]
March 1, 2012

Health Tip: Appreciate Your Body Image While Pregnant

(HealthDay News) — Some women have a difficult time accepting their changing, growing bodies while they are pregnant. The womenshealth.gov website suggests how to help women […]
February 15, 2012

Babies May Be Smarter Than You Think

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 15 (HealthDay News) — Babies can understand many words sooner than they can actually say them, a new study indicates. Researchers from the University […]
January 23, 2012

Gender Identity – Guiding Children Through A Potentially Confusing Stage

“When you grow up you can be whoever you want to be” – as long as you don’t cross the gender barrier! From the time our […]
January 20, 2012

Rapid Infant Growth Linked to Asthma in Study

THURSDAY, Jan. 19 (HealthDay News) — Rapid growth during the first three months of life is associated with an increased risk of asthma symptoms in preschool […]