Luby and colleagues investigated whether the income-to-needs ratio experienced in early childhood impacts brain development at school age and explored the mediators of this effect. Charles A. Nelson, PhD, provided a related editorial.
This cohort study examines cerebral tissue volumes in very preterm infants from infancy to childhood to determine perinatal risk factors for impaired brain growth and associations with neurobehavioral outcomes at 7 years.
This cohort study evaluates the effects of early childhood adversity on gray matter volume in young men.
This longitudinal cohort study investigates whether atypical structural development in areas of the brain tied to school readiness skills mediates the relationship between childhood poverty and impaired academic performance.
This review discusses the history of electronic cigarettes, user demographics, known health effects, and current legislative efforts to protect minors from exposure.