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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.
African Americans and Caucasians viewing African American faces display extremely similar changes in the activity of brain structures that respond to emotional events

African Americans and Caucasians viewing African American faces display extremely similar changes in the activity of brain structures that respond to emotional events

American women focus on their own health more

American women focus on their own health more

Researchers develop promising new gene network analysis method

Researchers develop promising new gene network analysis method

Experts warn that osteoporosis is not a healthcare priority for patients or physicians

Experts warn that osteoporosis is not a healthcare priority for patients or physicians

National survey reveals critical barriers to improving women's health

National survey reveals critical barriers to improving women's health

Toronto hospitals implement new ethics strategy

Toronto hospitals implement new ethics strategy

Specific behaviors seen in infants can predict autism, new research shows

Specific behaviors seen in infants can predict autism, new research shows

Prenatal exposure to cocaine effects problem-solving later in life

Prenatal exposure to cocaine effects problem-solving later in life

Discrimination leads to coronary artery calcification in African-American women

Discrimination leads to coronary artery calcification in African-American women

EU Commission provides further 1.5 million Euro to help tackle Marburg outbreak in Angola

EU Commission provides further 1.5 million Euro to help tackle Marburg outbreak in Angola

Good communication skills can improve academic achievement, self-esteem, social adjustment

Good communication skills can improve academic achievement, self-esteem, social adjustment

First study of mercury and cognitive function in urban, U.S. adults

First study of mercury and cognitive function in urban, U.S. adults

What makes children laugh?

What makes children laugh?

Protein studies may lead to new Alzheimer's test

Protein studies may lead to new Alzheimer's test

Long term outcomes for children who undergo ear tube placement surgery

Long term outcomes for children who undergo ear tube placement surgery

Promise of effective treatment for autism and other developmental disorders at a far lower cost

Promise of effective treatment for autism and other developmental disorders at a far lower cost

Consent forms should be more readable

Consent forms should be more readable

NIH accused of sexual intimidation and safety violations

NIH accused of sexual intimidation and safety violations

A baby's understanding of language may begin with its own name

A baby's understanding of language may begin with its own name

Make room for daddy, say University of Florida autism experts

Make room for daddy, say University of Florida autism experts