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Strong Sibling Bond Protects Against the Effects of Fighting Parents

Generally, children who experience recurrent destructive conflicts between their parents are at a higher risk of later developing mental health problems. However, a new longitudinal...

Study Shows Music Lessons Improve Language Skills in Children

Many studies have shown that musical training can enhance language skills. However, it was unknown whether music lessons improve general cognitive ability, leading to...

Are Teens Growing Up at a Slower Pace? Study Says Yes!

Many people believe that teenagers today grow up faster than they used to, while others argue that today’s youth are growing up more slowly,...

Block Play May Improve Children’s Math Skills, Executive Functioning

Semi-structured block play among preschool-age children has the potential to improve two skills — mathematics and executive functioning — critical to kindergarten readiness, according...

Young Children Use Physics, Not Previous Rewards, When Learning

Children as young as seven apply basic laws of physics to problem-solving, rather than learning from what has previously been rewarded, suggests new research...

How Can I Help My Child to Succeed at School? A New Study Tells All

Research shows that the more skills children bring with them to kindergarten — in basic math, reading, even friendship and cooperation — the more...

Effective Strategies to Reduce Disruptive Behavior in Children

Most parenting programs aim to teach parents how to reduce their children’s disruptive behavior. New research looked at more than 150 studies of these...

When Do Children Start Preparing for the Future? You May Be Surprised!

Deliberate practice is essential for improving a wide range of skills important for everyday life, from tying shoelaces to reading and writing. Yet despite...

School’s Can Reduce Children’s Mental Health Problems

School-based services delivered by teachers and other school-based professionals can help reduce mental health problems in elementary-aged children, reports a study published in the March 2018...

Air Pollution Linked to Brain Abnormalities in Children

A new study performed in the Netherlands has linked exposure to residential air pollution during fetal life with brain abnormalities that may contribute to impaired cognitive...

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