Things We’ve Read: Week of Oct. 5th, 2015

Prenatal Depression: The Pregnancy Condition No One Talks About (Refinery29): Prenatal depression affects between 14 and 23% of pregnant women.

Secrets of the World’s Healthiest Children: 6 Longevity Lessons from Japan (Today): Food and lifestyle habits for healthier lives.

Five Ways to Help Your Child Conquer Tests, and Learn from Them (NY Times): Teaching kids different approaches to prepare for tests can prepare them for later in life.

34 Funny, Fascinating And Totally Frank Quotes From Kids (Huff Post): All the things that kids say.

Japanese Children as Young as 6 or 7 Take the Subway and Run Errands Alone – Here’s Why (Business Insider): It starts with the a sense of trust in the whole community.

Throw Momma From the Plane? (NY Times): In response to the viral story of a woman comforting a stranger’s infant, “it also raises the question: Are we really all such jerks at 36,000 feet that this qualifies as news?”