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Preschoolers may know their (trans)gender: study

For transgender children, Barbies for biological boys and trucks for girls is the norm, US research has tentatively found. Academics from the University of Washington compared 36 transgender children aged 3-5 to their cisgender cohorts and siblings. They discovered that ...

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Emotional intelligence gets the royal treatment

The Duke of Cambridge has called for an end to the “stiff upper lip” culture within British society. Prince William says he wants his children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, to be able to talk about their emotions. His comments ...

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Tots wired, sleeping less after touchscreen use

Giving Ella or Charlie the iPad at bedtime may not be the best idea, two London universities have found. Researchers from Birkbeck, University of London and King’s College London asked 715 parents about their babies’ and toddlers’ touchscreen usage. After ...

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