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Talking to Your Children Often Helps to Boost Their Intelligence, Finds Study

Representational Image (Photo Credits: Pexels) Washington D.C. [USA], May 1: Young children who are exposed to a good quantity of adult speech tend to have better skills to acquire knowledge, a study has found. The researchers gained unprecedented insight into the secret lives of preschoolers by fitting tiny audio recorders into the clothing of children… Read More »

Living Near a Major Highway Tied to Developmental Delays in Children

Living near a major highway may be associated with developmental delays in children. Researchers studied 5,825 children living in New York state outside of New York City. Parents periodically filled out a well-validated questionnaire that tracks developmental milestones in children from age 8 months to 3 years. Milestones encompassed physical, verbal and social domains. The… Read More »