To better understand how much marijuana or constituent compounds actually get into breast milk and how long it remains, researchers conducted a study.
Researchers have found that toddlers who had poor self-regulation skills — the ability to control their behaviors and emotions — went on to have lower BMIs as preschoolers if their mothers engaged with them during playtime and then helped direct them during clean up.
Rapid-onset gender dysphoria might spread through groups of friends and may be a harmful coping mechanism, a new study suggests, but more research is needed.
Breastfeeding was associated with a lower risk of stroke in post-menopausal women who reported breastfeeding at least one child. The association between breastfeeding and lower risk of stroke was stronger in women who breastfed for longer than six months and for black women.
Neuroscientists report for the first time evidence that naps and overnight sleep may work together to benefit memory in early childhood.
New research suggests that depression in women may affect their children’s stress and physical well-being throughout life.
Childhood experience of parental cancer is linked to poorer school grades, educational attainment, and subsequent earning power as a young adult, suggests a data linkage study of more than one million Danes.
78 percent of parents said they would ‘absolutely not consider it’ if their teen asked about a tattoo.
Two-year-old children were taught novel words in predictable and unpredictable situations. Children learned words significantly better in predictable situations.
A study of more than 1 million pregnancies in Finland reports that elevated levels of a metabolite of the banned insecticide DDT in the blood of pregnant women are linked to increased risk for autism in the offspring. The study is the first to connect an insecticide with risk for autism using maternal biomarkers of exposure.