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Early separation from their mothers results in long-term anxiety and hyperactivity in mice.
A direct correlation between household income and obesity may exist. The lower the income, the greater the chance of an obese adolescent.
Weight gain during first six months of life may influence when a boy reaches puberty.
Nearly 20 percent of fathers and more than 33 percent of mothers experience some depression before their child is 12 years old.
With the launch of National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, some believe the obesity problem in America is being underestimated.
Children with no siblings are no less capable of having and displaying solid social skills when compared to children raised with siblings, a new study suggests.
Studies show a link between brain development and physical fitness in 9- and 10-year-old children. The study proves children who are more fit perform better on memory tests than less-fit children.