Engaging young children in conversation helps boost language development, researchers report.
Researchers have discovered an elevated rate of language delay in 30 month old girls born to mothers who took the pain killer acetaminophen during pregnancy. The delay, however, was not witnessed in boys.
In as little as two years of learning, music can change the structure of the brain's white matter and boost networks implicated in decision making in children, USC researchers report.
Babytalk not only provides a baby with comfort and encouragement, it can also help facilitate early language development, a new study reports.
According to researchers, bilingual children perform better at voice recognition and processing than monolingual children.
Study shows languages develop on their own, independent course and the rates reflect the quality of exposure to each language.
Interacting with your child while you read to them can help boost language skills in toddlers, a new study reports.
Researchers report two year old children with poor language skills fare worse that their peers at play and often fall behind socially.
A baby's repetitive babbling is influenced by the infant's ability to hear itself.