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Illuminating the brain one neuron and synapse at a time –...

Vivian Lam, The Conversation Scientists know both a lot and very little about the brain. With billions of neurons...

How does excess sugar affect the developing brain throughout childhood and...

Lina Begdache, Binghamton University, State University of New York Parents often stress about their kids’ sugar intake, but it can be hard to know...

The US is making plans to replace all of its lead...

Gabriel Filippelli, IUPUI The Biden administration has released a plan to accelerate removal of lead water pipes and lead...

Why sign language is vital for all deaf babies, regardless of...

Kimberly A. Wolbers, University of Tennessee and Leala Holcomb, University of Tennessee When their newborn failed a hearing test, Quinn and Kai were distraught. Their...

Adolescents have a fundamental need to contribute

Andrew J. Fuligni, University of California, Los Angeles No longer children but not yet adults, adolescents need opportunities to learn and prepare for their entrance...

Developing teen brains are vulnerable to anxiety – but treatment can...

Paola Odriozola, Yale University and Dylan Gee, Yale University Adolescence is the life stage when mental illnesses are most likely to emerge, with anxiety disorders...

When can you buy a gun, vote or be sentenced to...

Laurence Steinberg, Temple University Societies have long grappled with where to draw the chronological age boundary between adolescence and adulthood. The United States stands apart...

For baby’s brain to benefit, read the right books at the...

Lisa Scott, University of Florida Parents often receive books at pediatric checkups via programs like Reach Out and Read and hear from a variety of...

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