Child Development

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How food advertisements influence children’s eating behavior

Every year, food companies spend a large amount of money on marketing to sell their products. Advertising is one of the most important marketing...
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Bad parenting styles may increase the Internet use in children and teens, says study

The Internet has become an important part of daily life. People use it to communicate with others, conduct scientific research, facilitate education, catch news...
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Students learn better when their teachers are more attractive

We tend to think attractive people enjoy more advantages than common people. For example, pretty people are assumed to be smarter, more intelligent, more...
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Breastmilk feeding can improve brain development in premature infants

It is known that breastmilk can bring many health benefits to babies. It can help baby fight off viruses and bacteria, lower the risk...
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Challenging your kids can reduce their anxiety, says study

It is assumed that 5% of children and adolescents suffer anxiety. Anxiety symptoms can start early in childhood, sometimes as early as 2-3 years...
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A healthy diet may improve children’s reading skills, says study

Good eating habits are very important for children’s health and development. Recently, a study shows that diet quality is related to academic achievement. In...
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Good and bad factors that can influence adolescent sleep

Sleep is very important for adolescents’ health. Sleep of 7 hours or longer can improve their learning ability, memory of new knowledge, and reduce...
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Breast milk sugar helps protect babies from Group B strep infection

Group B strep (GBS) are bacteria found normally in vagina, intestine and rectal area in about 33% of healthy pregnant women. Most pregnant women...
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Fathers’ food parenting strategies: How to feed a child

Nowadays, fathers become more and more important in parenting. Interestingly, many father-child interactions are related to food. Father can cook meals, eat meals with...
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Mothers’ parenting stress can predict children’s academic performance at kindergarten entry

For children to succeed when they reach kindergarten, they must be ready for the demands of a school day. For example, they need to...