A recent literature review from September 2019 by Sarah Maessen from the Liggins Institute, University of Auckland, New Zealand, and Aristea Binia from the Institute of Health Sciences, Nestlé Research, Lausanne, Switzerland, along with colleagues from other institutes suggested that currently…
Not only is excessive gestational weight gain (GWG) associated with increased long-term maternal weight, but a new study has shown that there is a cumulative effect of excessive GWG over multiple pregnancies
In a nutshell, cognitive flexibility is the brain’s ability to think outside the box or in new ways. It’s a way for children to think about issues, experiences, and challenges differently, as well as to understand the world in their own way.
Let’s deep dive into each core executive function skill to understand its role in a child’s learning and development, and discuss practical steps that parents can take to improve these skills in their children.