Category Archives: Fetuses

Eyes in the Womb

Our ability to perceive and react to light may develop well before we are born, a new study shows. As almost every soon-to-be parent has been told, babies learn a lot even before they are born. They hear us speak … Continue reading

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Language Development Starts in the Womb

According to a NeuroReport study, children’s sensitivity to the rhythmic properties of language emerges in-utero. Researchers discovered changes in fetal heart rate when exposed to different languages, suggesting babies tend to ‘tune in’ to the language they are going to … Continue reading

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