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child development

Understanding childhood resilience
Published Oct 11, 2017
In study of Hispanic children, researchers find those in immigrant families experience less trauma than U.S.-native born counterparts / Hopkins Medicine
Autism research
Tooth fairy in the lab
Published July 28, 2017
Scientists study unexpected source of information about in utero exposure to harmful materials: baby teeth
Commentary
AHCA puts children's health at risk
Published May 22, 2017
Public health expert Josh Sharfstein says legislation as drafted breaks 'core guarantee' / Journal of the American Medical Association
Public policy
Public housing and child well-being
Published Nov 29, 2016
Subsidized housing appears to boost high-performing kids but have opposite effect on those with low test scores, behavioral issues
BSPH part of study on environmental influences on child health
Published Sept 21, 2016
Bloomberg School receives $95M NIH grant to analyze data for new initiative
CHIPP
Parental guidance
Published June 28, 2016
Parenting program helps Baltimore families improve outcomes for their children
Ready for success?
Published March 25, 2016
School of Nursing study links kindergarten readiness to long-term academic outcomes / School of Nursing
Smart play
Blocks and brains
Published March 7, 2016 Video
CTY researcher looks at spatial skills learned through Lego play
Baby talk
How little ones learn best
Published April 2, 2015 Video
Infants seek out more information about objects that surprise them, researchers say
Early learning
Algebra for preschoolers
Published March 7, 2014 Video
Psychologists say kids rely on their innate number sense to solve for hidden variables