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Doctor in the House: How to train your baby to sleep through the night

July 22, 2022 5:42 pm

Sleep-training often leaves parents exhausted and defeated. Yet, the key to ensuring a good night’s rest for your child is to be consistent

How to know if your child is allergic to certain foods

April 11, 2022 9:13 pm

Having a child with a food allergy may be frightening and stressful. You'll need to keep a close eye on their nutrition.

Has your child tested positive for Covid-19? Follow these measures for better health, immunity

February 08, 2022 10:02 am

If your child is currently well enough to be taken care of at home, here are some measures you must take to ensure their good health and immunity, as suggested by Ayurvedic expert Dr Nitika Kohli

No, children don't magically 'grow out' of flat feet. Treatment is key to avoid long-term pain

February 04, 2022 6:23 pm

Failure to intervene when problem flat feet are identified is a disservice to the child. Research shows they don't get better, and usually get worse.

Ayansh requires the world's costliest SMA Drug (Rs 16 Crore); without this his chances to survive are bleak 

July 15, 2021 12:33 pm

I sat with my little 1-year-old Ayansh in my arms and tears began to fall from my eyes. Tears of fear and anguish... tears of helplessness and guilt. We are need of urgent donations to save my child.

COVID-19 in children: Some important questions answered

May 29, 2021 4:09 pm

"The majority of children with COVID-19 are asymptomatic. Most will have mild illness, and 60-70 per cent are either asymptomatic or have mild disease," said a doctor

Utah dads to be required to pay half of pregnancy costs

April 05, 2021 8:12 pm

The bill's sponsor has presented the measure as an effort to decrease the burden of pregnancy on women and increase responsibility for men who have children.

Parental Guidance: Research suggests kids may have COVID-19 immunity predating pandemic

January 11, 2021 6:32 pm

Children seem to suffer from coughs and colds more often, which probably explains their better immunity to it.

Here are some winter dos and don'ts for your child's health

December 28, 2020 5:54 pm

As parents, you must make sure you inculcate good hygiene practices like washing of hands and coughing into a tissue

Early detection is key to treating spinal disorders in children

December 07, 2020 5:04 pm

Children with spinal conditions may require long-term follow-up or monitoring, even after their back problems are resolved medically or surgically.