A newly released study, conducted by researchers using The Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC), has found that women who own a dog are more likely to hit their daily exercise targets. The study appears in the online journal PLoS ONE.
According to a recent study conducted by the Center for Reproductive and Genetic Health in London, using frozen embryos instead of fresh ones during in vitro fertilization may lead to heavier, healthier babies.
In an analysis carried out by the Guttmacher Institute, a non-profit organisation it was found that at least 4 in 10 pregnancies in the United States were unwanted or mistimed. The results were released after a first time ever state-level analysis of unintended pregnancies.
According to a new study, just six months of breastfeeding can give infants a mental boost that will last for years. Researchers have added this to the growing list of benefits that breastfeeding has for children and mothers.
The act of “baby talk”, the cutesy high-pitched language aimed directly at infants, is something that appears in nearly all cultures and languages but not really understood. A new study, however, may show that this type of speech is wired into mothers’ brains for a good reason.
Most parents cannot wait until nap time so they can have a few moments of free time. Now researchers from the University of Arizona in Tucson are saying nap time is equally important to your child’s ability to learn and development.
A new study has shown that children of adults suffering from bipolar disorder are at a much greater risk of ADHD and mental disorders.
Health experts have known about the danger of cigarettes on fetal growth, but marijuana has been difficult to study. A new study, however, may show that pregnant women who smoke marijuana have smaller infants than cigarette smokers.