childhood

Childhood lead poisoning can affect your PERSONALITY: Adults exposed as youngsters are more immature and neurotic, study warns Lead exposure in childhood can affect your personality as an adult, study...

How far back can YOU remember? Our earliest childhood memories begin from the age of two-and-a-half, scientists claim Previous studies have claimed that our earliest memories begin at age 3.5 Now, researchers...

Two friends from Philadelphia are on a mission to reduce the city’s recidivism rates by running a pizza shop run exclusively by formerly incarcerated men and women. “We’re changing the...

Exiled, orphaned, homeless, alone: Prince Philip’s childhood featured a runaway adulterous father, a mentally unstable mother and sisters who married Nazis During the early days of his public life...

Childhood sweethearts who dated as teenagers in the 1980s rekindle their romance 34 years later after bumping into each other at a bar in Benidorm Gaynor Williams, 50, met Dean Ryan, 53, back in 1986...

Air pollution can damage your BRAIN: Exposure to smog in childhood can affect your cognitive skills up to 60 years later, study warns Researchers studied the results of cognitive tests taken at age 11...

Putin’s judo partner Arkady Rotenberg claims HE is owner of notorious £1bn Black Sea palace after video shared by Alexei Navalny sparked huge protests Statement comes after the Russian President...

Eating plenty of salmon, mackerel and sardines in childhood can halve the risk of developing asthma, study suggests Data from a study of over 4,500 children born in the 1990s in the UK was used They found...

THE family of elderly childhood sweethearts killed in a hit-and-run are grieving the loss of “the most wonderful people” as the driver who caused their deaths is jailed for two years. Ann and Lawrence...

Biblical war revealed on 2,800-year-old stone altar 2,800-year-old stone altar gives clues about the takeover of Ataroth in Jordan. A U.K. archaeologist is shedding new light on a fascinating ancient...

Childhood obesity may be caused by changes in the reward centre of the brain that leads to a ‘vicious cycle’ of overeating Researchers studied brains of over 5,000 children using a new MRI...

PROGRESS in tackling rising childhood obesity has been “slow”, an official report reveals. Measures aimed at reducing the problem have achieved “limited success”. It means there are now an estimated...

“GO, go, go!”, cheers a woman with a  gorgeous braid of golden hair hanging down her back. Red-faced and with my own sweaty hair scraped into a ponytail, I look up — to see the beaming face of Rapunzel. I...

Just who’ll end up where on Santa’s list may depend on the name, one study suggests. A survey of more than 36,000 students by UK-based school shopping site SchoolStickers.com found that boys and girls...

Childhood best friends now 91 and 89 recognise each other straight away when they see each other for the first time in 70 years after moving into same care home  Friends Nora Boardman, 91, and Eileen...

The Duchess of Sussex grew up in a modest two-bedroom home in the Woodland Hills neighbourhood of Los Angeles – which is now at risk from the devastating blaze. Meghan lived in Woodland Hills until...