Latest News

Early childhood programs yield long-term gains for children in developing nations

Early childhood programs that have been shown to give significant, long-term cognitive and economic benefits to children in the United States, also can greatly benefit children in developing nations, a study finds. "These findings help us understand the mechanism to effectively shape public policy," a researcher said. "It shows once again that investing in the early years of disadvantaged children is more than a social justice imperative -- it is an economic imperative that has far-reaching implications for developing nations."
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Getting the jump on competitors: athletes' focus determines winning jump

  • Migraine in middle age linked to increased risk of Parkinson's, movement disorders later

  • Sensing neuronal activity with light: New way of mapping neural networks in a living organism

  • Cooling of dialysis fluids protects against brain damage

  • Mycotoxin present in many types of food deteriorates neuroregeneration

  • Mitochondria's role in neurodegenerative diseases clearer thanks to mouse study

  • Brain uses three perceptual parameters to recognize 'gloss'

  • Sibling bullying linked to later depression, self-harm

  • Children who go to preschool achieve higher grades at high school graduation, British study shows

  • Single dose of antidepressant changes the brain

  •