Small differences in the genes can account for how well kids do with numbers and words innately.
Over a 10-year period, home trampolines spurred 1 million emergency room visits and $1 billion for ER-related expenses.
A woman's diet at the time of conception might cause lasting changes in the DNA of her children.
The brains of children with autism contain a built-in patchwork of defects, suggesting that the developmental disorder begins while they are growing in the womb.
Infants have an innate reluctance to touch plants — an aversion that protects them from potential dangers, such as toxins and thorns.
For the first time in decades, there has been a widespread decrease in obesity rates among low-income pre-schoolers, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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Proponents of outdoor napping, a Nordic tradition, insist it makes children healthier. ->
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