Mothers who smoke weed during pregnancy are destroying the brains of their unborn children, a new study suggests.
Depression during pregnancy can spread from mother to baby, a new study suggests.
Growing up without a father alters brain anatomy and impairs social and behavioral abilities in adults, according to a new study on mice.
Additional asparagine, which is produced naturally in the body, is required for brain growth, a new research finds. The consumption of asparagine, found in foods like meat, eggs and other dairy nutrients could be beneficial.
Scientists have found more evidence that sleep benefits children's brains. New research reveals that connections between the left and the right hemispheres of the brain strengthen during sleep for young children.
Researchers found in mice models that a bone hormone played a huge factor on brain development and cognition.
Researchers found that in mouse models, caffeine could slow down brain development when consumed before puberty.
Learning a new language may alter brain development, according to a new study.
How a mother sees herself may predict her child's brain development and stress levels, according to a new study.
Children who are breastfed longer have better receptive language at three years of age and verbal and nonverbal intelligence at seven years of age, a new study suggests.
Teens who regularly use marijuana may be at risk for developing serious psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, a new study suggests.
A new study reveals that mothers need more support to overcome their breastfeeding worries.
Researchers from Stirling University in the UK developed a My Milk Count test that measures omega 3 levels in breast feeding others.
Irregular bedtimes may limit children's brainpower, a new study suggests.
Babies who were breastfed grow up with more potential and social mobility, according to a new study,