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child care


4 ways to build a better bond with your child

December 29, 2021 10:37 pm

Playing with your child should feel natural and fun said educator and the founder of Learning Matters Sonya Phillip.

Games to stories: Campaign helps kids in care centres learn

September 17, 2021 1:51 am

CCIs house ‘children in need of care and protection’ between the ages of 6 and 18, referred to them by Child Welfare Committees and Juvenile Justice Boards.

First for West Bengal: 5 lakh doses given, childcare beds increased

August 24, 2021 4:41 am

In another milestone, more than 1 crore people in the state have been fully vaccinated.

‘Adults must limit social engagements to reduce Covid-19 risk in kids’

July 20, 2021 7:08 pm

Dr Praveen Kumar, Director, Department of Pediatrics, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi talks about how Covid-19 has affected children and the need to protect them.

How to boost immunity for growing kids, especially during the pandemic

June 28, 2021 6:05 pm

A growing child does not need too many pills and supplements to help increase his/her immunity to fight off viruses.

Early symptoms of Covid-19 in children: What parents should know

June 23, 2021 6:13 pm

Common symptoms seen in children are fever, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue, myalgia, sore throat, diarrhoea, loss of smell, loss of taste, gastrointestinal symptoms.

New Covid guidelines for children: A doctor highlights key points

June 14, 2021 3:48 pm

It is imperative to follow the guidelines issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), along with following masking, social distancing, and hand sanitising

Offering shelter, engaging in activities: How people are helping children with COVID-positive parents

May 19, 2021 11:34 pm

While state governments have set up care centres for children with COVID-positive parents, some other people are also trying, in their own capacities, to take care of them

Expert tips to keep kids warm and healthy during winter

January 18, 2021 7:55 pm

One of the major struggles every mother faces is the immunity issues for their kids

Fathers are devoting more time to childcare during lockdown in UK

June 22, 2020 3:33 pm

The same report states that in 2015, "men spent 39 per cent of the time women spent on childcare. In lockdown, this figure has risen to 66 per cent."