The impact of playing outside on the social, motor and emotional development of children and their learning ability is immense. What makes the best playground, according to children?
David Schindler and colleagues developed a software, µCap (muCap), which is capable of creating a link between video footage and phases of the experiment, suitable for automated analysis in FaceReader.
With the observed increase in pediatric obesity in recent years, a child’s family, particularly his parents, may influence eating behavior, diet, and physical activity through their parenting and food choices.
Can TV footage motivate older persons to start being more active? Being active can improve the overall health of a person (65+ but of course also 65-!).
Adolescent mothers are tackling their transition to adulthood and the transition to parenthood. This is called the double risk for mother and infant, inherent in adolescent motherhood.
Fatherhood is a topic of high social relevance that attracts much public interest and therefore also the attention of scientists.
Having a behavioral coping strategy means that a person can regulate emotions and deal with stressful situations.
Interrogation research crosses multiple disciplines. Hayley Cleary and Sarah Vidal investigated interrogations in order to describe interrogation settings and its participants in a basic way.
Anorexia nervosa is a horrible eating disorder that affects many people around the world. Looking at the United States only, between 0.5–1% of all women suffer from anorexia.
Like parent, like child. Children become who they are with the influence of all of their past experiences and often, the parents are a large part of that influence.