Last Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013, 15:43
Children of women who did not finish high school were twice as likely to experience a major episode of depression in early adulthood as children whose mothers obtained a high school diploma, a new study by researchers at McGill University has revealed.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013, 09:21
A new study has shown that the pattern of brain responses to words in 2-year-old children with autism spectrum disorder predicted the youngsters` linguistic, cognitive and adaptive skills at ages 4 and 6.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 19:26
Children exposed to secondhand smoke in early childhood are more likely to become physically aggressive and antisocial as adults, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 19:16
The words "zen" and "child" may not exactly go together, but that hasn`t stopped a growing number of parents from home schooling their kids in the art of yoga, meditation and relaxation.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 11, 2013, 19:28
Offsprings of parents who are addicted to drugs or alcohol are more likely to be depressed in adulthood, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Friday, May 10, 2013, 11:22
Kids, who grow up in areas where there is an increase in air pollution, risk insulin resistance (the prescursor to diabetes), a new study has claimed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 08, 2013, 00:07
Busy schedules of parents are increasingly depriving their children of their company and hence, they are growing up cocooned in their own world.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 09, 2013, 00:40
Asthma is the most chronic common disease among children, which affects breathing due to inflammation in the lungs, airway and respiratory tracts