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Language skills are essential to a child’s ability to communicate and develop. These skills enable children to engage with other people and learn from their surroundings and in the classroom.
New patent law has consequences for the pharmaceutical industry

New patent law has consequences for the pharmaceutical industry

Institutional life damages a child's intellect

Institutional life damages a child's intellect

Childhood exposure to disadvantaged neighborhoods negatively affects verbal ability

Childhood exposure to disadvantaged neighborhoods negatively affects verbal ability

Oral diabetes medication - new guidelines

Oral diabetes medication - new guidelines

Monkeys have the ability to perform mental addition

Monkeys have the ability to perform mental addition

A common language for health care IT needed

A common language for health care IT needed

Experts call for a change in Australian law to aid people with schizophrenia

Experts call for a change in Australian law to aid people with schizophrenia

Hypertension associated with risk for mild cognitive impairment

Hypertension associated with risk for mild cognitive impairment

FDA to review potential anti-arrhythmic claims for Ranexa

FDA to review potential anti-arrhythmic claims for Ranexa

Hearing damage from noisy toys

Hearing damage from noisy toys

Premature babies on the increase

Premature babies on the increase

Pediatric Daytime Sleepiness Scale (PDSS) reliable in measuring impact of sleep disorders on teens' academic performance

Pediatric Daytime Sleepiness Scale (PDSS) reliable in measuring impact of sleep disorders on teens' academic performance

How much and how often should you take your medicine?

How much and how often should you take your medicine?

Hypertension may heighten effects of Alzheimer's disease

Hypertension may heighten effects of Alzheimer's disease

Tobacco-free states spend less on Medicaid

Tobacco-free states spend less on Medicaid

Strange behaviours linked to popular sleeping pill Zolpidem

Strange behaviours linked to popular sleeping pill Zolpidem

Smoking and depression often go hand-in-hand for new mothers

Smoking and depression often go hand-in-hand for new mothers

Dyslexia expert Dr. Bruce McCandliss awarded Presidential honor

Dyslexia expert Dr. Bruce McCandliss awarded Presidential honor

Reading tests used to identify children with reading problems are being misapplied

Reading tests used to identify children with reading problems are being misapplied

University of Sydney leads the way in hospital technology

University of Sydney leads the way in hospital technology