British researchers reported that time-lapse imaging could improve the birth rates of in vitro fertilization.
German researchers discovered that personal experiences lead to individuality as new neurons develop alongside these unique experiences.
Hannah Warren, who was born without a trachea, could not breathe through her mouth, eat or speak.
Researchers found that victims of child abuse develop a unique type of post traumatic stress disorder when compared to people who develop the disorder from traumatic events later on in life.
Study finds differences between how young children and non-human primates develop language.
Researchers found that arguing near a sleeping infant can still have negative effects on the infant's brain.
A new study reports that maternal sensitivity can help deaf children with cochlear implants develop language faster.
A new study on larval flies reveals that when nutrition is poor, the brain protects itself by becoming smaller.
If you played the recorder in first grade, you should thank your parents and music teacher now.
A study conducted by researchers from Tufts University and Tufts Medical Center has found that obesity in mothers has been linked to abnormal brain development in fetuses.
Diapers are seen as a fact of life for parents of infants and toddlers in western cultures.
The BioScience Talks podcast features discussions of topical issues related to the biological sciences. By altering the heritability of certain traits, gene drive technologies have the potential to spread desired genes through wild populations. In practice, this could lead to mosquito populations that, for example, bear traits making them resistant to the spread of malaria. Despite the huge potential for improving human well-being, concern exists that gene drives could fail in the wild or, perhaps more concerning, spread beyond their intended target populations.