Childhood trauma impacts women’s health and can be passed from parent to child. New research shows that when new mothers feel supported, the risk of pregnancy complications is reduced.
Teen sexting is on the rise. Boys and girls are equally likely to share sexually explicit imagery but girls report feeling more pressure to sext and more judgement about how they do it.
Early childhood educators offer practical strategies for parents and teachers to create an inclusive environment and reduce bullying.
Empathy in children can be fostered. Researchers offer three strategies for parents and other caregivers to promote a climate of empathy in the home or classroom.
New research shows that children who are kind, supportive and understanding influence their siblings to act and behave in similar ways.
Using simple strategies, parents and teachers can help stimulate linguistic and other cognitive development in children.
Hugh Masekela’s itinerary-in-exile was loud and clear in his songs.
Jan. 29, 2017 must be remembered as the date of the worst mass murder to take place in a house of worship in Canadian history.
Sex education in progressive countries emphasizes intimacy, adventure and connection. What is the result?
Seeking monogamy without jealousy? Try ditching the fear of your partner’s intimate connections with others and write your own relationship rules, suggests a relationship researcher.
The confidence to navigate between cultures and languages is essential in the world today. Start the education this holiday, with adventure stories from Guam to the North Pole.
In their pursuit of research commercialization, universities might miss the real opportunity of technology.
Most masturbation on screen is negative. On rare occasions, however, it’s less complicated.
A new mentorship program uses fiction to teach children’s rights, and to help kids understand and prevent bullying.
The Conversation Canada offers some practical reads to propel you to professional success.
Co-founders Mary Lynn Young and Alfred Hermida explain how The Conversation Canada contributes to re-working what journalism can and should do.