Medical News Today: Does childhood cognition predict dementia risk later in life?

To what extent do factors such as education and socioeconomic position affect our thinking skills and memory over time? Not as much as one might think, a new study suggests. Share on PinterestNew research finds that cognitive ability at age 8 may indicate future risk …

CDC: Childhood Trauma Is A Public Health Issue And We Can Do More Prevent It

Childhood trauma can lead to longterm health problems. More should be done to prevent it, says the CDC. mrs/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption mrs/Getty Images Childhood trauma can lead to longterm health problems. More should be done to prevent it, says the CDC. mrs/Getty …

How to Prevent Childhood Obesity

Learn how to prevent childhood obesity. When children are babies, chubby is good. As a baby grows and develops during infancy, they need a diet high in fat. That fat accumulates in those cute little rolls we love to squeeze around their thighs, arms, and …