Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 17:01
Researchers have suggested that infants show unique physiological and behavioral responses to pleasant touch, which may help to cement the bonds between child and parent and promote early social and physiological development.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 19:14
A new study comparing siblings who were fed differently during infancy found that that breast-feeding might be no more beneficial than bottle-feeding.
Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 20:32
Premature babies benefit from being exposed to adult talk as early as possible, shows a new research.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 15:50
Cleft lip and cleft palate are birth defects that occur when the tissues that form the roof of the mouth and the upper lip fail to fuse from one or both sides.
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 11:15
A psychologist at Stanford University has shown as to why talking to kids really matters in their language development.
Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 10:26
According to a report by leading experts, it has been revealed that about 78,000 infants born with congenital heart disease in India die every year because of inadequate health care facilities.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 10:39
The Food and Drug Administration has cleared a first-of-a-kind blood test that can help predict intellectual disabilities in infants by analysing their genetic code.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 14:54
Babies as young as nine months old can tell whether others are likely to be friends, even before they develop language skills or understand social structures, a new study has found.