A new study reports the increased risk of mental health problems in children of older dads is unlikely to result from the men's genes maturing with age.
According to researchers, human intelligence may have evolved in response to the demands of caring for infants.
According the researchers, a baby's cry not only commands our attention, it also has an effect on how adults complete cognitive tasks.
A new review reports on associations between birth defects in offspring and its father's age, alcohol use and other environmental factors.
A new study links parental depression with increased activity in areas of the teen brain associated with risk taking behaviors.
A new study reports steady hippocampal growth in children who have supportive parents in early life.
A new study finds differences in brain connectivity between children who grow up in poverty and those who grow up in more affluent settings.
A new study reports on the benefits of helping toddlers develop their working memory skills.