Child Development

Moderate exercise after revision

Moderate exercise after revision can help students remember information

Students usually need to study hours to prepare for final exams. However, it can be hard to remember all the information. In a study newly...
Mayor Michael Bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg donates $50 million to the Museum of Science to help research

Michael Bloomberg, the owner of Bloomberg L.P. and the former Mayor of New York City, donate $50 million to the Museum of Science. The $50...
Children who watch too much TV

Children who watch too much TV may become anti-social and violent in adolescence

In a new study conducted by the University of Montreal, researchers find that young children who watch too much TV may be more likely...
Healthy diet during pregnancy

Healthy diet during pregnancy can help reduce the risk of ADHD in children

A healthy diet during pregnancy is essential to mothers’ and children’s health. In a recent study, researchers from Leiden University and Erasmus MC-University find that...
breastfeeding

Breastfeeding has large beneficial effects on women’s health

It is known that breastfeeding can bring many benefits to babies, such as lower risk of asthma or allergies, fewer ear infections, and fewer...
added sugars

Children older than 2 years should consume ≤25 g of added sugars daily

Added sugars are very common in daily diet.  They can make the diet energy dense while nutrient poor. Moreover, they can increase risk of...
parent-child relationships

Happy parent-child relationships can benefit children’s health for decades

It is known that a family’s economic and social position is important for a child’s physical health. The influence can continue to adolescence and...
brain training games

Brain training games can outperform tutors, says research

Brain training games have become popular on mobile devices. Although their contributions to brain function improvement is still controversial, many people like to try...
young

How first sex at young age influences the health of teen girls

Puberty can bring strong changes in the body, psychological and sexual behavior due to increased hormones. Family and school environment can also change teens’...
sleeping

How to help kids sleep well: suggestions from scientists

Sleep plays a key role in children’s development and health. However, currently kids’ sleep time is steadily declining. Studies show that 20 -30 %...