Tag Archive: Brain

Apr
06

Children’s Brains Need Omega-3

All of the cells in the body need essential fatty acids. They are especially important for young children and fetus in order for the brain to develop normally. Both omega-3 and omega-6 are essential fatty acids, it means that the body cannot create them, they must therefore be part of the diet. Mother’s milk contains …

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Apr
06

Baby Brain Map!

  Welcome to the Baby Brain Map, a ZERO TO THREE Web exclusive The Brain Map was adapted in 2006 by ZERO TO THREE from BrainWonders, a collaborative project (1998-2001) between Boston University School of Medicine, Erikson Institute and ZERO TO THREE. http://www.zerotothree.org/baby-brain-map.html

Apr
06

Mom’s Love Good For Children’s Brains

ScienceDaily (Jan. 30, 2012) — School-age children whose mothers nurtured them early in life have brains with a larger hippocampus, a key structure important to learning, memory and response to stress.   http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/01/120130170147.htm