Corporal punishment in schools is used up to 50 percent more frequently on children who are African American or have disabilities, according to a new analysis.Read more
Contact between generations has increased dramatically during the past two decades, with most young people in touch with their parents daily or even several times a day.Read more
A new study shows that the primary driver of seasonal waves of worsening asthma symptoms in children, which can lead to hospitalizations, is the prevalence of common colds.Read more
Memories are strongest with repetition and when connected to the people we love — as adults, children will remember their family traditions.Read more
Halloween is almost here, and many parents of young children often experience conflicting emotions. They feel the excitement associated with their child dressing up and trick-or-treating. But at the same time, some parents worry that their child will find Halloween too scary. But parents need to worry. In fact, dressing up for Halloween has benefits.