infants

Omega-3 Intake Linked to Higher Cognition in Infants, Toddlers and Young Children

September 28, 2013

Adults may be aware of the amount of omega-3 and other fatty acids in their diet, but most may not be thinking about the impact of fatty acids on their children, especially their cognitive abilities. The role of fatty acids and nutrients like choline, iron, and zinc on the cognitive abilities of children is exactly […]

Declarative memory in abused and neglected infants

March 18, 2010

Cheatham, C.L., Larkina, M., Bauer, P.J., Toth, S., Cicchetti, D. (2010)Declarative memory in abused and neglected infants.Advances in Child Development and Behavior, Volume 38 -Varieties of Early Experience: Implications for the Development of Declarative Memory in Infancy (pp. 161-182). London, U.K.: Elsevier. Abstract To summarize, all children interacted with the experimenter and actively participated in […]