New methods of collecting DNA using saliva samples could help enhance cohort datasets with valuable biological information, a new study suggests.
Social and demographic factors such as mother's age, education level and ethnicity can predict the likelihood of having an operative birth, according to new research based on the Millennium Cohort Study (MCS).
Exercising from a young age improves cognitive function in later life, according to a new study from King's College London.
Over two thirds of people gain qualifications in adult life - often to enhance their career prospects, new evidence suggests.
Many of us lie in bed counting money rather than sheep, it seems. And it is causing us to lose a huge amount of sleep.
Children who are good at maths generally earn more in later life, according to a new report commissioned by the Department for Education (DfE).
Ability grouping may be intensifying the disadvantages experienced by summer-born children, new research suggests.
Centre for Longitudinal Studies, Institute of Education