Mommy and Daddy were once babies too

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The Babyblog is a collection of links and commentary about babies, growing up, learning, toys, anything baby-related, my pregnant wife, and myself.

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April 2001 Archive


Genes or environment? Nature or nurture?
The debate over what shapes intelligence is as old as Western civilisation. But it could be heading for closure. In what amounts to a new theory of intelligence, scientists argue that both sides in the IQ debate have missed the point, and explain how huge leaps in IQ can occur.


Baby loves me, baby loves me not.
Is there a biological guarantee that your child will love you? Not yet.
Infants who cry more often and are fussier than other babies may have an increased risk of developing allergy-related problems.
NYT: Children : health
Software Beckons Preschoolers to the PC.
Thanks to marketing aimed at parents, sales of software for toddlers is exploding. But the debate over the wisdom of giving software to infants is just beginning.