Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

child development


Doctor in the House: Do you suspect speech delay in your child? Here are some tell-tale signs

November 25, 2022 3:06 pm

Speech delay can be a sign of hearing loss or neurological disorders. Early intervention goes a long way in finding a solution

How can we quell fears and anxieties as schools reopen

July 15, 2022 5:34 pm

Provide children opportunities so that they have a chance to make choices and rebuild their confidence

Listening to young people could help reduce pandemic-related harms to children

June 14, 2022 8:33 pm

Young people have taken on leadership roles in their communities, leveraging their skills to do everything from producing mask extenders for health care workers to starting a food delivery business to aid elderly community members.

Niti Aayog, UNICEF join hands for report on child development

April 21, 2022 10:27 pm

The move aims to achieve child-development priorities under the UN's sustainable development goals (SDG) and to analyse recent children-related trends.

Can smartphone usage by parents hinder child's development? Here's what a study says

December 19, 2021 5:27 pm

As per the study, the interaction between mothers and their toddlers is reduced by factor of four when they use their smartphones extensively, negatively impacting their growth

Survey identifies 18,914 children with severe acute malnutrition in Maharashtra

October 07, 2021 12:50 pm

Of these, the survey has found that 1,578 children need the Nutritional Rehabilitation Centre’s intervention.

How parents can help kids who stutter

August 21, 2021 1:34 pm

All kids go through a phase where they face problems in pronouncing some syllables or words. It often happens to children in the age group of two and five.

Why play is an integral part of a child’s early years

July 28, 2021 11:28 am

Play-based learning stimulates brain development through various hands-on activities, which render freedom to a child to imagine, explore, experience, create and most importantly make errors.

Virendra Kumar takes charge as Social Justice minister

July 08, 2021 10:59 pm

Virendra Kumar said that he will put in his best efforts to realise Prime Minister’s Narendra Modi’s dream of a “New India”.

Pandemic parenting: The role of fathers in early childhood development

June 25, 2021 12:06 pm

"With every hug and kiss, with every nutritious meal and game, you’re helping to build your child's brain," says an expert