When Do Children Start Making Long-Term Memories?

When Do Children Start Making Long-Term Memories?

Dima Amso, an associate professor in the department of cognitive, linguistic and psychological sciences at Brown University, answers via scientificamerican.com “The early years of parenthood involve so many rewarding firsts—when your infant cracks a toothless...
General Wellness Starts With Oral Care

General Wellness Starts With Oral Care

Did you know that oral health is intimately connected to your overall wellness? Your mouth is a gateway to the rest of your body, so maintaining healthy habits like brushing, flossing, and scheduling regular check-ups is essential. Negligent dental habits can cause...
How a mother’s voice shapes her baby’s developing brain

How a mother’s voice shapes her baby’s developing brain

From Aeon.co, Kate Fehlhaber | Oct. 6, 2016 It is no surprise that a child prefers its mother’s voice to those of strangers. Beginning in the womb, a foetus’s developing auditory pathways sense the sounds and vibrations of its mother. Soon after birth, a child can...