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February 22, 2018

 

A recent study used Korean babies and American babies to study the differences between how language influences perception.

What Came First, Language or Perception?

One theory scientists have is that the languages you speak affect how you perceive the world.

February 19, 2016

 

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Infants experience less pain from injections if given while they're nursing.

January 15, 2016

 

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Babies and Bacteria

Babies delivered by C-section are not exposed to as much bacteria as those delivered vaginally, and therefore have a weaker microbiome.

March 12, 2015

 

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Babies and Birds

In addition to hearing your voice, babies also rely on non-verbal communication to learn how to talk.

May 29, 2014

 

Babbling is a way for babies to practice language skills.

The Science Of Baby Babble

Sounds like 'baba' and 'dada' are common to hear from a six-month old. This is the genesis of sophisticated human speech.

March 5, 2014

 

Is sympathy the reason babies reached out to touch different shapes?

Learning Sympathy

In spite of recent research on the subject, when and how babies learn sympathy is still something of a scientific mystery.

December 12, 2013

 

Honey is great for your health, unless your a baby.

Babies ’n Honey

Ever heard germs can't grow in honey? While true, honey may still contain bacteria spores that can be lethal to infants.

August 14, 2013

 

Could it be that newborns are born with bacteria in their gut?

Is It Healthy To Be Born With Bacteria?

Did you know we might be born with our own gut bacteria?

June 11, 2013

 

Would you spend the day with a rat?

Quality Time With Rats

Researchers have noticed that baby rats whose mothers spent more time fussing over them grew up to cope better with the challenges of laboratory life.

December 31, 2012

 

Do you like to fly?

Why Do Changes In Air Pressure Cause Ear Pains?

Beware of that crying baby...

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