Now we know more about how to get really good at something. This is especially useful for people who are engaged in helping others to develop skills and knowledge — and for parents.
Women and children
Early skin-to-skin care is important for newborns. But should preterm babies have this same experience, or is it more important to get them right into an incubator?
With practice, children can stand without support even before they are 4 months old. This is much earlier than has been reported in the literature.
A new study of rats suggests that it’s not just what you eat, but when you eat it that affects weight loss or gain.
Pregnant women increase their chances of vitamin B12 deficiency if they don’t consume enough meat, milk or eggs. This vitamin is found only in animal products. A deficiency of the vitamin during pregnancy could have dramatic consequences for the foetus.
A century-old theory still affects how we treat our babies and can affect children’s learning, according to an NTNU neuroscientist.
How often women in heterosexual couples desire sex depends on how committed the relationship is and what type of birth control the woman uses.
Forty-three per cent of children at two daycare centres researchers studied had at least one virus in their respiratory tract.
On average, women live longer than men. But for women with cardiovascular disease who undergo open-heart surgery, it’s different.