The Young Brain


11 Apr 2018

Antidepressant use in pregnancy can affect babies’ brain development, finds study

  There are always risks and benefits in the use

Author: Alex Matthews-King Read More
17 Mar 2018

Beyond the 30 million word gap

  At the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT,

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21 Nov 2017

Pre-school brain training: Brits need to look at other countries

  Despite the fact that most educators believe baseline testing

Author: Linda Goetz Read More
15 Oct 2017

Why babies brains are the ‘best learning machines ever created’

  Scientists have long lauded the benefits of introducing babies

Author: Deborah Bach Read More
19 Sep 2017

How technology is changing the way children think and focus

  Technology is changing our lives in many different ways,

Author: Jim Taylor, PhD Read More
4 Sep 2017

Why understanding how a child’s brain works at different ages is so important

  Parenting is a difficult job, so the more we

Author: Jenna Gallegos Read More
1 Sep 2017

Young at heart: why children who exercise become healthier adults

  Record numbers of children are overweight and clinically obese,

Author: David Cox Read More
29 Aug 2017

What severe stress can do to a young brain

  It's no surprise that growing up in difficult circumstances

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28 Jun 2017

The science of neglect

  Extensive biological and developmental research shows significant neglect—the ongoing

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15 Mar 2017

Why you shouldn’t reason with a six-year-old

  What is it about discussions with young children that

Author: Tamsin Kelly Read More