This follow-up of a randomized clinical trial examines whether the ParentCorps intervention delivered in prekindergarten in high-poverty, urban schools leads to fewer mental health problems and increased academic performance in the early elementary school years.
This longitudinal follow-up study of the Healthy Beginnings Trial assesses the sustainability of effects of a home-based early intervention on children’s BMI and BMI z score at 3 years after intervention in socially and economically disadvantaged areas of Sydney, Australia.
Follow-up results of a randomized clinical trial show that the differences in cortisol production between at-risk children who received an active parenting intervention and those who did not were maintained 3 months following intervention. The active parenting intervention may have long-lasting effects on a physiological stress system critical for health and adjustment.
Kurowski et al evaluate the efficacy of a web-based counselor-assisted problem-solving intervention administered within 7 months after traumatic brain injury (TBI). The intervention was compared with an Internet resource condition.
This Special Communication emphasizes the need to develop practices and policies to address adverse childhood experiences from the prenatal period through the first 3 years of life to prevent and manage stress-related disorders.
This randomized clinical trial examines the effect of a responsive parenting intervention on infant weight gain between birth and 28 weeks and overweight status at age 1 year.
This review study found that most practice- and community-based interventions significantly increased human papillomavirus vaccination rates across diverse populations.