Every time you take part in Child of the New Century, you make a valuable contribution to science. As we start to plan the next big survey in 2023, we’d like to get your feedback on what it’s like being part of the study.
Researchers welcomed Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge to UCL this week, and discussed the invaluable contribution longitudinal cohort studies like Child of the New Century have made to our understanding of early child development and the factors that shape our lives.
Children with severe behaviour and hyperactivity problems at age five tend to do less well in vocabulary assessments as teenagers, according to a new study using data from Child of the New Century and the 1970 British Cohort Study, which follows a group of people all born in a single week in 1970.
Substance use and antisocial behaviour are more likely to go hand-in-hand with poor mental health for teens of your generation compared to millennial adolescents growing up a decade earlier, finds a new UCL study.
We are now inviting everyone who completed one or more of our three COVID-19 surveys to take part in a COVID-19 antibody test. This will help us build a clearer picture of who has had COVID-19 and learn more about why some people develop severe disease and others do not.