Dictionary » C » Child development

Child development

Child development

The continuous sequential physiological and psychological maturing of the child from birth up to but not including adolescence. It includes healthy responses to situations, but does not include growth in stature or size (= growth).


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Re: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?

... activities and providing a healthier environment for greater brain development. 5'4" is not the average you should be comparing yourself ... system, but it could have been due to exposure to certain viruses as a child or just a matter of luck in not contracting the illnesses. But a strong ...

See entire post
by badgertoes
Sat Dec 28, 2013 8:31 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?
Replies: 23
Views: 23853

Can you think of an evolutionary reason for this?

... to were funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Look at their web page and ask yourself what would have happened if the researchers ...

See entire post
by Rap
Mon Oct 01, 2012 2:44 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Can you think of an evolutionary reason for this?
Replies: 8
Views: 4441

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... against malaria, it is when that protection is removed as part of the development process, that children become exposed. So the mutation is initially deleterious and then some protection ...

See entire post
by Luxorien
Fri Mar 23, 2012 7:22 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 559
Views: 758437

Re: Microbiology Investigation improvements?

... or at home, and is more likely to occur in an immunocompromised child. Premature and low-birth-weight babies are most susceptible (Infect. ... meningitis more frequently have neurological disorders and mental development later in life (CLIN PEDIATR September 2001 vol. 40 no. 9 473-480). ...

See entire post
by Squirrell
Mon Feb 20, 2012 8:30 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Microbiology Investigation improvements?
Replies: 11
Views: 5520

Re: Solid Arguments FOR Evolution

... a set of 3.6 million year old footprints, Lucy, AL 444-2, the Taung Child, Mrs Ples, KNM ER 1813, KMN ER 1470, Twiggy, Java Man, Peking Man, ... But in fact, there are many experiments in the field of evolutionary development. There was an interesting book review on this subject in The ...

See entire post
by StevePush
Thu Oct 14, 2010 8:25 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
Replies: 309
Views: 499095
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 2,386 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link