Daily Archives: February 2, 2012


Hugs Help Kids’ Brains : Discovery News

A 10% bigger brain from hugs? Read this report to smile. “For years studies have underscored the importance of an early, nurturing environment for good, healthy outcomes for children,” said lead author Joan Luby. “But most of those studies have … Continue reading


From Discover Mag_Environment Gets More Blame for Autism

A fascinating study confirming what many parent advocates have long thought…. Published online January 5, 2012 Discover.com In their quest to decipher the complex code of autism, which can run in families, most scientists have focused on genes. But a … Continue reading