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TAKE TIME: What parents of special children want you to know

December 3, 2022 11:42:12 am

On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, here are some simple tips to foster empathy and inclusivity

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The one thing you must do before 2022 ends

December 2, 2022 2:01:16 pm

Give undivided attention to relationships that you wish to strengthen

Curious Kids: how many galaxies are there in the universe?

December 1, 2022 10:34:57 am

Working out how many galaxies there are in the universe is actually pretty difficult. Many galaxies are too faint or small for us to observe easily, even with the most powerful telescopes. Despite this, astronomers came up with a clever way of working this out

These 3 foods can boost your child’s immunity

November 30, 2022 3:40:13 pm

Dr Dimple Jangda, an Ayurveda expert, said honey can liquefy the mucus accumulated in the nose, throat, and chest region of children

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A science teacher explains: Why do flowers have a scent?

November 29, 2022 12:40:25 pm

Not all flowers emit fragrance, there is also the corpse flower whose smell can make one recoil with disgust as it is an amalgamation of a rotten fish, smelly feet, and a dead body, designed to attract its carnivorous pollinators.

Bringing social justice to our schools

November 28, 2022 10:00:27 am

Without a nurturing eco-system in our schools that questions structural inequalities and recognises diversity, the foundation of our children’s lives will remain shaky

How to raise confident teenagers

November 27, 2022 1:40:33 pm

Adolescence brings with it its own share of challenges. The only way to build up your child’s self-esteem is through greater support and awareness

What Are The Common Orthopaedic Problems Seen In Children During Their Growth?

November 25, 2022 4:01:31 pm

At Rainbow Children’s Hospital, we offer comprehensive assessment, diagnosis, and treatment for children  with bone & joint problems. 

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

November 25, 2022 3:06:02 pm

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

COVID-19 may increase risk of stroke in children: Study

November 24, 2022 11:04:52 am

The research, published this week in the journal Pediatric Neurology, reviewed medical charts and diagnosis codes to identify 16 hospital patients who had an ischemic stroke between March 2020 and June 2021

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Delhi-based artist Manjunath Kamath on what makes 18th century Pahari painter Manaku’s The Power of Darkness essential viewing

November 23, 2022 1:08:00 pm

Making art accessible to children, one artist and one artwork at a time


Is sambrani or dhoop good for newborns?

November 22, 2022 5:08:35 pm

Burning coal with dhoop emits a mixture of poisonous gases like carbon dioxide, sulphur dioxide, methane, nitrogen oxide, particulate matter and also mercury in the air, said Dr Paula Goel, consultant pediatrician, adolescent physician and the founder, Fayth Clinic

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Post divorce, Emily Ratajkowski opens up about co-parenting son Sly with her best friend

November 21, 2022 2:49:00 pm

"What I want is an emotional partner who can help me feel good about myself day-to-day,” said Emily Ratajkowski

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By the Book: Himani Dalmia’s empathetic book focuses on the joys of reading, David Walliams returns with a supersonic adventure

November 20, 2022 2:43:41 pm

'Thammi’s Gift' for primary readers explores the cocoons that nurture readers, even as Walliams’ 'Spaceboy' provides his trademark thrill-a-minute rollercoaster to his loyal readership of middle-graders

4 ways to manage teenager anger

November 18, 2022 5:33:46 pm

Making parenting more about showing and doing rather than telling, will make your journey easier

Kids’ screen time rose by 50% during the pandemic. 3 tips for the whole family to bring it back down

November 17, 2022 1:12:36 pm

A newly released review comparing children's screentime before and during COVID, shows children's screentime spiked by a whopping 52% between 2020 and 2022

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Dimpy Ganguly Roy shares a ‘more realistic glimpse’ of what it is like to be ‘a mom of 3’

November 16, 2022 5:13:05 pm

"Have tons of laundry, and very little time to fold them..." expressed Dimpy Ganguly Roy

Olivia Wilde on single parenting after split from Jason Sudeikis: ‘Reshaping a family is tricky’

November 15, 2022 4:05:09 pm

“It’s actually allowed me to get to know them in a different way. My priority is them, as long as they’re happy and they’re healthy," said Olivia Wilde

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‘Nritya Katha’: Book introduces children to Indian classical dance forms

November 14, 2022 4:07:07 pm

"Nritya Katha: Indian Dance Stories for Children", illustrated by Moldova-based illustrator Natalia Suruba, is a collection of nine stories featuring different dance forms, ranging from Bharatnatyam, Kuchipudi, Manipuri to Kathakali, Kathak, Chhau, Mohiniyattam and Sattriya

How to build muscles of kindness, empathy and humility in your child

November 13, 2022 2:25:54 pm

Children absorb the thinking patterns of their parents, so the best way to inculcate values in them is by being the example they could follow

Doctor in the House: Is your child coughing a lot? Here’s what you need to know

November 11, 2022 4:13:26 pm

The season of chills is here. A quick guide on what different types of coughs signify and when to take your child to a doctor

Should I post photos of my children online? Here’s what new parents need to know about sharenting

November 10, 2022 11:44:32 am

More research is still needed to confirm exactly how sharenting impacts upon children and their privacy. Some parents have stopped sharenting after discovering their children's photos have become the target of predators

Baroda-based artist Indrapramit Roy on what makes Abanindranath Tagore’s 1930 watercolour Hunchback of the Fishbone essential viewing

November 9, 2022 7:23:02 pm

Making art accessible to children, one artist and one artwork at a time

Why the ‘almond mom’ style of parenting is harmful for kids

November 8, 2022 4:31:55 pm

'Almond mom' kind parenting style can have long-term impacts including social and emotional pressure on kids and family, more focus on weight than health, and chances of malnutrition and nutritional deficiencies

By the Book: Pets and birds are the beating heart of two new books for early readers by Natasha Sharma and Bulbul Sharma

November 6, 2022 12:43:31 pm

From the antics of a beloved dog to winged wonders, I Am Fierce! Yes I Am! and Dancing with Birds offers glimpses into the natural world