Journal of the European Economic Association, 2013 Carneiro P, Meghir C, Parey M Abstract We study the intergenerational effects of maternal education on children’s cognitive achievement, behavioral problems, grade repetition, and obesity, using matched data from the female participants of the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 (NLSY79) and their children.
International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2008 Deave T, Heron J, Evans J, Emond A Objective Postpartum depression in mothers is associated with developmental problems in their children. Many women who are depressed following childbirth are also depressed during pregnancy.
American Academy of Pediatrics, 2012 Shonkoff JP, Garner AS Abstract Advances in fields of inquiry as diverse as neuroscience, molecular biology, genomics, developmental psychology, epidemiology, sociology, and economics are catalyzing an important paradigm shift in our understanding of health and disease across the lifespan.
Ministry of Social Development of New Zealand, Te Manatu¯ Whakahiato Ora, 2002 Susan E. Mayer Overview It is well established that parental income is positively associated with virtually every dimension of child well-being that social scientists measure.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, January 2014 Edited by Maureen M. Black (University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland) and Kathryn G. Dewey (University of California, Davis, California).
Integrated Early childhood Development and Nutrition Interventions Date: Thursday, February 6th, 2014
Results of the Dutch longitudinal PIAMA birth cohort BMC Public Health, 2011 A.Ruijsbroek, A.H. Wijga, M. Kerkhof, G.H. Koppelman, H.A. Smit and M. Droomers Abstract Background: People with higher socio-economic status (SES) are generally in better health.
BMC Public Health, 2008 D.N. Santos, A. Marlúcia, A.C.S. Bastos, L.M.Santos et al. Abstract Background: There is evidence that poverty, health and nutrition affect children’s cognitive development.
Proceedings of the Royal Society, 2010 Christopher Eppig, Corey L. Fincher and Randy Thornhill In this study, we hypothesize that the worldwide distribution of cognitive ability is determined in part by variation in the intensity of infectious diseases.
In collaboration with the International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research (ICBDSR) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Pediatrics, 2012 Jack P. Shonkoff, Linda Richter, Jacques van der Gaag and Zulfiqar A. Bhutta
Alianza Panamericana por la Nutrición y el Desarrollo, 2013 En julio de 2008, en la sede de la OPS, en Washington D.C., se aprobó la conformación de la “Alianza Panamericana por la Nutrición, la Salud y el Desarrollo” (APND). Las tres premisas conceptuales básicas formuladas en el documento fundacional fueron: La centralidad de la nutrición […]