CDS in the News

Teen boys and girls now do equal amounts of housework
While women still do nearly twice as much housework as men, boy and girl teenagers are doing an equal amount of chores
Why single parent homes affect children differently
White children are more affected by living in a single parent family than Black children.
Rise and Shine
Having an earlier school start time may affect how well a child does in school.

July 25, 2022
  ▹ Alcohol use more likely among Black youths at racially segregated schools.
April 22, 2022
  ▹ Segregated Schools Harm Black Children’s Health.
April 20, 2022
  ▹ Study: Black students in racially segregated schools more likely to have alcohol and behavioral problems.
April 18, 2022
  ▹ School Segregation Tied to Problem Drinking Among Black Youth.
  ▹ School ‘Resegregation’ Associated With Behavioral Issues Among Black
February 4, 2022
  ▹ Neighborhood Police Encounters, Health, and Violence in a Southern City.
June 17, 2021
  ▹ What research says about two-parent families keeping kids out of jail and in school.
January 4, 2021
  ▹ Frequent police stops, parental incarceration and mental health: Results among US non-hispanic black and white adolescent girls and boys.
March 24, 2020
  ▹ Teen Bullying Harm Can Linger For Years.
March 23, 2020
  ▹ Teens who are bullied struggle with long-term mental health issues.
January 24, 2020
  ▹ Teen Boys And Girls Now Do Equal Amounts of Housework.
January 15, 2020
  ▹ Why single-parent homes don't affect black children as negatively as white kids.
December 28, 2019
  ▹ Esther Cepeda: Legend of the family dinner.
December 9, 2019
  ▹ The Myth of the Two-Parent Home.
September 21, 2019
  ▹ The Gender Lens: Dear Dad.
August 1, 2019
  ▹ 2019. Rise and Shine: How school start times affect academic performance.
April 25, 2019
  ▹ WHO: Babies, This Is How Much Screen Time You Should Have.
April 8, 2019
  ▹ Spending Time Online, Watching TV Before Bedtime Can Negatively Affect Teen’s Mental Health.
April 5, 2019
  ▹ Screen time -- even before bed -- has little impact on teen well-being.
February 27, 2019
  ▹ A Study Shows That Screen Time For Children Under 2 Years Old Has Doubled.
February 21, 2019
  ▹ Average screen time is rising for children, but mobile devices aren't to blame.
February 20, 2019
  ▹ Screen Time Exposure For Very Young Children Has Doubled Since The Late 90s.
February 19, 2019
  ▹ Glued to Their Phones? Study Says Children Still Watch TV More Than Anything.
  ▹ Screen Time Has Doubled for Toddlers Since the '90s, Study Finds.
  ▹ Screen Time for the Very Young Has Doubled in 20 Years: Study.
  ▹ Screen time for kids under 2 more than doubles, study finds.
August 17, 2018
  ▹ The Costs of Motherhood Are Rising, and Catching Women Off Guard.
August 8, 2018
  ▹ A ‘Generationally Perpetuated’ Pattern: Daughters Do More Chores.
July 27, 2018
  ▹ Parents' Childhood Affects Their Children's Behavioral Health.
July 19, 2018
  ▹ Parents' childhood trauma tied to behavior problems in kids.
July 17, 2018
  ▹ Parents’ Adverse Childhood Experiences and Their Children’s Behavioral Health Problems.
July 14, 2018
  ▹ Parents with severe trauma in childhood more likely to have children with behavioural problems.
July 10, 2018
  ▹ Behavioural problem of health in children’s lives comes from their parents.
  ▹ Parents with Severe Childhood Trauma More Likely to Have Kids with Behavior
July 9, 2018
  ▹ Parents Who Suffered Severe Trauma Throughout Childhood More Likely To Have Behavioral Problems With Children.
  ▹ Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood Trauma.
  ▹ Trauma suffered in childhood echoes across generations, study finds.
July 8, 2018
  ▹ Parents who had severe stresses, trauma in childhood more likely to have kids with behavioral health problems.
December 22, 2017
  ▹ Parent in STEM careers guide girls to 'hard science'.
December 21, 2017
  ▹ Parents in STEM fields boost girls' participation in science degrees.
November 9, 2017
  ▹ A neighborhood's quality influences children's behaviors through teens, study suggests.
  ▹ A neighborhood's quality influences children's behaviors through teens, study suggests.
October 26, 2017
  ▹ Kids’ self-perception influences academic achievement.
September 20, 2017
  ▹ Belief in One's Abilities Early in Life Predicts Math, Reading Achievement Later.
September 19, 2017
  ▹ Belief in success predicts how kids do in math and reading.
  ▹ Students' self-concepts of ability in math, reading predict later math, reading attainment.
February 9, 2017
  ▹ Parent Trap: A Secret of Many Urban 20-Somethings: Their Parents Help With the Rent.
August 14, 2015
  ▹ What Do You Do When Your Child Brings Home A Bad Report Card?
August 13, 2015
  ▹ Harsh Punishments Over Report Cards Don’t Help Children, UM Study Suggests.
  ▹ Warmth, Not Punishment, Helps Middle-School Students Learn, U-M Study Says.
July 27, 2015
  ▹ Experts Provide Insight on Causes of Child Obesity, Tactics to End It.
  ▹ Insight On Causes Of Child Obesity, Tactics To End It.
June 20, 2015
  ▹ Time with the Kids is good for Dads, but so is Providing for The Family.
April 21, 2015
  ▹ Time With Parents Key for Adolescents.
April 7, 2015
  ▹ More Time isn’t Always Better for Your Kids.
April 2, 2015
  ▹ How Much Time with Mom is Enough?
April 1, 2015
  ▹ No Correlation between Time Spent with Mom and Overall Success, Study Says.
March 31, 2015
  ▹ Study Has ‘Unexpected’ Findings on How Family Time Affects Kids.
March 11, 2015
  ▹ Kids’ Time with Parents Matters, But Not in the Way You Might Expect.
December 19, 2014
  ▹ Food for Thought: WIC Works.
July 18, 2014
  ▹ A College Savings Account for Every Child.
June 10, 2014
  ▹ Affordable Housing Helps Optimize Children’s Brainpower.
June 9, 2014
  ▹ Affordable Housing Linked to Children’s Test Scores.
December 30, 2013
  ▹ Calculating the Risk: Child Sexual Assault.
October 4, 2013
  ▹ Study: Children Who Save Find Greater Financial Success in Life.
September 20, 2013
  ▹ Children with Savings Accounts are Financially Better Off Adults.
September 17, 2013
  ▹ Savings Accounts for Children Linked with Later Financial Success.
November 29, 2012
  ▹ Sleep-Deprived Kids? Not so Much, Says 6776-Child Study.
July 2, 2012
  ▹ Price Tags for Parents.
June 15, 2012
  ▹ Fractions are the Key to Math Success, New Study Finds.
July 12, 2009
  ▹ Dad’s Early Connection with Child ‘Writes Script’ for Later School Involvement.
June 23, 2009
  ▹ Dad’s Early Involvement with Child Boosts Their Connection in School.
September 29, 2008
  ▹ 'Hurried Child' a Myth; Busy Children Thrive, Says Researcher.
July 29, 2008
  ▹ Family Type Has Less-Than-Expected Impact on Parental Involvement.
July 9, 2008
  ▹ Children's Risk Of Mental Health Problems Higher If Parents Faced Childhood Trauma.
March 25, 2008
  ▹ Family Wealth May Explain Differences In Test Score: In School-age Children.
  ▹ Family Wealth Plays Crucial Role in Child’s Cognitive Achievement.
February 7, 2007
  ▹ Sleep May Help Kids Keep Slim.
January 23, 2007
  ▹ Parental Characteristics Among Factors Influencing Family Weekend Activities.
October 14, 2004
  ▹ Academic Stress Apparently Burdens Few Youths.
September 28, 2003
  ▹ For Love and Money.
June 22, 2003
  ▹ Role Reversal.
June 10, 2003
  ▹ When Dads Clean House, It Pays Off Big Time.