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Improving Babies’ Language Skills Before They’re Even Old Enough to Speak

A Rutgers researcher focuses infants on noticing the sounds that are most important

In the first months of life, when babies begin to distinguish sounds that make up language from all the other sounds in

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School of Public Affairs and Administration and United Way of Northern New Jersey Release Second Alice Report

There are 1.2 million New Jersey households unable to afford the state’s high cost of living, the majority being growing ranks of working families struggling to survive, according to the United Way ALICE Report released

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Reacting to Personal Setbacks: Do you Bounce Back or Give Up?

Researchers find the ability to persist may depend on how the news is delivered

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Racial and Ethnic Stereotypes May Contribute to Obesity Among Minorities

Rutgers-led research finds that exposure to hurtful messages might diminish motivation to lose weight.

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