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Safe environment, Social support, Help Kids Behave Better, Study Says Image

Safe environment, Social support, Help Kids Behave Better, Study Says

January 6, 2014

Scientists studying the degree to which brain function, parental involvement and environment determine antisocial outbursts in children have found that social support and intervention can successfully moderate misbehavior. Read More »


Tech Thursday: 17% of Kids Under Age 8 Use a Mobile Device Every Day Image

Tech Thursday: 17% of Kids Under Age 8 Use a Mobile Device Every Day

January 6, 2014

Nearly one in five children under age 8 uses a mobile device every day. Read More »


There’s an App for That: A Speech Language Therapist’s Perspective Image

There’s an App for That: A Speech Language Therapist’s Perspective

January 6, 2014

Recently, the Joan Ganz Cooney Center, an organization which studies children's media, reported that "by 2010, two-thirds of children ages 4 to 7 had used an iPhone." Here's another one -- Warren Buckleitner of The New York Times blog Gadgetwise reports that "more than 40,000 kids' games are available on iTunes, plus thousands more on Google Play." Read More »


Baby’s Gaze May Signal Autism, a Study Finds Image

Baby’s Gaze May Signal Autism, a Study Finds

January 6, 2014

When and how long a baby looks at other people’s eyes offers the earliest behavioral sign to date of whether a child is likely to develop autism, scientists are reporting. Read More »


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