New research indicates that some children with autism may be able to lead a more normal life than previously thought.
Do action video games make you smarter? Some research says, yes.
Adoption has been under attack in recent decades and has
almost disappeared within western countries as an option for a mother who is
not in a position to bring up her child. Perhaps it was often handled badly in
the past, but family scholar Pat Fagan has found solid evidence that adoption
works well for children.
The first results from a New Zealand cohort study were published over
the weekend with great fanfare, the first NZ Herald headline reading,
“40pc of pregnancies unplanned”. I think we were meant to be shocked
rather than delighted at the lack of calculation behind so many births.