“The infants’ behaviors are not merely reflexive responses to the novelty of surprising outcomes but instead reflect deeper attempts to learn about aspects of the world that failed to accord with expectations,” said Aimee Stahl, the study’s lead author.
The Rutgers study reveals that four-month-old babies can be trained to recognize sounds and improve their ability to develop language at an earlier age.
Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
The study also found that the rate of “nonindicated” births before 39 weeks was 86% higher in 2009 than in 1995.
If there’s a pool around, it could be deadly. So, some kids are getting trained to save themselves — even before they learn to walk.
Put Down The Bleach Wipes! Exposure To Allergens And Bacteria During Infancy Might Prevent Wheezing, Allergies
The presence of mouse and cat dander and (ugh) roach droppings within the first year of the child’s life actually seemed to offer that child protection from allergies.
A study has found babies who grow up in a bilingual home may enjoy greater mental flexibility before they even learn to talk.
“Early childhood self-regulation problems are associated with mildly increased media exposure, even after controlling for important confounding variables,” researchers say.
Pregnant women who exercise give their babies a brain boost, a new study shows.
75% of all new moms try breastfeeding. Yet, only 13% ultimately maintain breastfeeding for the doctor-recommended 6-months duration. So, what happens?
A recent study revealed why some new moms just want to “gobble up” any adorable newborn that crosses their path.
A new study suggests how well babies sleep at night during their early years is primarily based on their genes. But that may change at 18 months.
Thirty-nine-year-old Khalil Survey of Lake Hiawatha was also ordered Wednesday to pay $300,000 in restitution to the victims.
As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan reports, no matter your budget, when shopping for a baby, safety should always come first.
There are now at least ten studies focusing on music for babies that have revealed evidence that babies had less pain during medical procedures like needle sticks when they listened to music during the procedure.