Child development refers to the biological and psychological and emotional changes that occur in human beings between birth and the end of adolescence, as the individual progresses from dependency to increasing autonomy. Because these developmental changes may be strongly influenced by genetic factors and events during prenatal life, genetics and prenatal development are usually included as part of the study of child development. Related terms include developmental psychology, referring to development throughout the lifespan, and pediatrics, the branch of medicine relating to the care of children. Developmental change may occur as a result of genetically-controlled processes known as maturation, or as a result of environmental factors and learning, but most commonly involves an interaction between the two. It may also occur as a result of human nature and our ability to learn from our environment. Human beings have a keen sense to adapt to their surroundings and this is what child...
No kids zone please!
If there are no smoking zones in public because smoking is considered hazardous to people's health, then by that logic there should also be no kids zones in public places. Why? Because i think its detrimental to my mental health when there are more »
Teenage beggars addicted to drugs
In a country where child labor and poverty are the most common social problems, there’s more being added to the list every second day. Quite often, I get moved and touched to see poor kids begging on the roads.At times, I have tried giving them b more »
I want to work for kids and their future...
I love children... But once upon a time i ws also a child. thank god!!! i got education and identity... but many struggle even for a piece of bread. Ahhh!!!! Although I work with UNICEF for children... Still I want to work more and more, to preserve their future. more »
Are Indian schools torture zones?
School was a place to learn but with horror stories of kids being made to drink their urine, being beaten up badly by their teachers, some kids are made to clean their classrooms. Are Indian schools torture zones? Why can't the law be more strict a more »