There may be additional long-term health harms from antibiotic exposure in early life and before birth, including an increased risk of infection, obesity and asthma.
Psychology researchers bring infants into the lab to learn more about how shared book reading influences brain and behavioral development.
Research shows thyroid hormone, which is required for brain development in all vertebrates, is severely affected by chemicals present in our everyday cleaning products, clothing and cookware.
An extensive amount of research has shown a direct link between air quality and fetal and infant health. Cleaner air has saved lives – and money.
Researchers teamed up with artist Imogen Heap to discover what music makes babies laugh.
What effect does music have on the developing brains of babies who haven't even learnt to talk?