Child Development

This new finding shows a primary cause of autism

In a new study, researchers say they are getting closer to identifying the mechanisms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and biomarkers. The finding can help...

Learn 5 shapes with Disney Marvel pop up toys and colorful shape blocks!

This cute video helps young kids learn five shapes: Star, Heart, Circle, Square and Triangle with Disney Marvel pop up toys and colorful shape...

Learn shapes with Disney Marvel pop up lollipops and colorful blocks!

This cute video helps young kids learn five shapes: Star, Heart, Circle, Square, and Triangle with Disney Marvel pop up lollipops and a set...

Cheap blood pressure drugs may benefit people with autism

In a new study, researchers found a low-cost blood pressure drug known as propranolol could provide cognitive and social benefits for those living with...

Strange eating habits may be signs of autism

A recent study from Penn State College of Medicine showed that unusual eating behaviors may be a sign a child should be tested for...

What should your baby or child be drinking? Health groups now agree

Parents confused about what exactly their young children should be drinking just got help from several large health organizations, which have issued a common...

Anemia in early pregnancy linked to autism, ADHD in child

In a new study, researchers found the timing of anemia—a common condition in late pregnancy—can make a big difference for the developing fetus. They found...

People with autism may understand facial expressions better than previously thought

In a new study, researchers found the ability of people with autism to read what someone is feeling or thinking by looking at their...

All parents should consider 6 things before letting teens ride with teens

Marie Snodgrass is still getting used to seeing her oldest son behind a steering wheel after he started driver’s training earlier this month. But her...

People with autism can become good social psychologists

In a new study, researchers found people with autism traits are as good or even slightly better social psychologists than people who do not...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Popular high blood pressure drug may increase risk of bowel disease

High blood pressure harms one in ten adults across the globe, and it increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. The most common treatments...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...