emotional development

Multi-linguilism shapes children’s emotional development


August 3rd, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 3 (IANS) In television classic "I Love Lucy", Ricky Ricardo switched into rapid-fire Spanish whenever he was upset, despite the fact that Lucy had no idea what ... Read more...

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Premature kids likely to face behavioural problems


December 6th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 6 (IANS) Children born prematurely have greater chances of experiencing behavioural or emotional problems or both in the pre-school years, a study reveals. While the rate of premature ... Read more...

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Tiny tots showing symptoms of depression


June 3rd, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 3 (IANS) Callie seems to be a normal, if quiet, five-year-old girl. But when faced with a toy that blows large soap bubbles - something that makes tiny ... Read more...

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Dad’s strict upbringing still affects Janet Jackson


February 13th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): Janet Jackson, who yearned to call her father 'dad' as a kid, has revealed that she is still scared of her authoritative father Joe.In an emotional TV interview ... Read more...

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‘Galli Galli…’ new season aims to teach kids about teamwork


October 7th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) "Galli Galli Sim Sim", the Indian version of the internationally acclaimed popular children series "Sesame Street", is back with a new season and this time it will ... Read more...

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Harsh parenting ‘can impair kids’ emotional development’


September 22nd, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 22 (ANI): If you recurrently yell, punish or grab your child firmly by the arm, then you must know that this can impair the emotional development of your child.Montreal University ... Read more...

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UK teachers too embarrassed to talk about sex


July 23rd, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): Sex education has been one of the most important, yet underrated subject in schools - now, a watchdog report has revealed that teachers might be at fault.According to ... Read more...

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Poor kids more vulnerable to poor sleep effects


May 14th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): School kids from poor families are more vulnerable to the effects of poor sleep than their peers, concludes a new study.The research, that assessed the ties between children's ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Central, unifying characteristics of wisdom identified


May 8th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 8 (ANI): What exactly is wisdom? Scientists have now delved deeper to find the exact definition of what constitutes the widely treasured virtue.In 2009, Dr. Dilip V. Jeste, and Dr. ... Read more...

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Mobility promotes healthier lifestyle among kids


March 30th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 30 (IANS) Children with access to physical activity are more likely to lead healthier lifestyles, says a new finding. The 'Vertical Living Kids' study, led by Carolyn Whitzman, University of Melbourne ... Read more...

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Too much TV time increases depression risk among teens


February 3rd, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): Too much exposure to television and other electronic media during adolescence might lead to depression in young adulthood, especially among men, say researchers.A team led by Brian ... Read more...

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Enid Blyton ”had emotional age of 13-year-old”, reveals her daughter


November 10th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 10 (ANI): Late childrens writer Enid Blytons only surviving daughter has revealed that the author had the emotional age of a 13-year-old, as her development "froze" after she witnessed ... Read more...

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Breastfed kids less likely to suffer from childhood behavioral problems


October 30th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): A new study has suggested that kids who are breastfed are less likely to suffer from behavioral or mental health issues than those who are not nursed.The ... Read more...

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Brit parents are the most protective in the world


July 19th, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): Britons are the most protective parents in the world, says a new report, which found that English people dont let their children roam much further than their ... Read more...

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