We no longer challenge the frontal lobe of our brain to work hard, which has led to a generation with low distress tolerance and the need for immediate gratification.
“Guys are concerned about their fertility from the time they reach puberty...Part of their basic biological role in life is to impregnate and they’re not sure that’s going to work, and there’s fear of testing to find out.”
Frost produces so much breast milk that she has donated nearly 1000 pints of it to feed other babies.
As precious as childbirth may be, pregnancy can often turn out to be a challenging task for many women.
Formula milk contains no living cells, enzymes, antibodies or hormones that are essential for the all-round development of the child and for boosting immunity.
If the child is diagnosed with lactose intolerance when he is predominantly milk fed, then a lactose-free formula needs to be introduced.
A Harvard professor Dr Karin Michels recently triggered a debate after she reportedly deemed coconut oil “pure poison” or “one of the worst things you can eat”.
Every child goes through phases of anxiety in their childhood. Children often become immune to certain fears and situations that provoke anxiety as they travel from one phase of childhood to another.
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Creating pressure on a child by scolding and berating them makes them negative and less smart! It is better to encourage and inspire them to excel in academics and find their own path.
Should you drink more tea? Is soda the enemy? How much is too much?
As adorable as the baby’s picture looks, it is gaining attention for depicting not just the birth of a child but also the challenges associated with it.
Half of all mental illnesses begin by the age of 14. If left untreated, these conditions severely influence children’s development, their educational attainments and their potential to live fulfilling and productive lives. So what are the challenges for seeking help early?
A sunscreen which is both effective and non-toxic is every mommy’s dream.
Many parents and teachers teach discipline by warning children of the negative consequences of their behaviour. This creates fear within the child. The outcome is likely to be a child that is timid and may develop anxiety disorders.
Consumption of tea, coffee and alcohol is advised only in moderation, while it is advisable to cut down on your intake of sugary drinks entirely.
Recent studies have revealed that when a mother feeds a crying child just to soothe, even if the child is not hungry, it can lead to obesity.
Visits to the dentist should occur every six months. The dentist will address childhood habits that can be harmful, such as thumb sucking, which can eventually cause “jutting out” teeth.
Restrict gadget time to 15 minutes in a day. TV is better than small gadgets, which affect the retina far worse.
“Stress, complexities in childbirth, any previous history of depression, including herself and the family, can all aggravate the situation.”
In the first two years, if a baby is deficit in Vitamin D, it will affect their initial performance in school, tolerance level of physical activity and attention span as well.
It has been found that workplace stress also increases the chances of sub-fertility or infertility in a couple, leading to an inability to have relations during the fertile period.
The initial period is essential for feeding as the amount of milk production increases with suckling of babies along with secretion of colostrums, which is a rich source of nutrients and antibodies.
Befriend your children and know what is going on in their life. Help them to deal with bullies, teach them to stand up for themselves and against bullying.
Worldwide research says polyester in baby wipes account for around 35 per cent of plastic pollution and many environmental agencies have even come forward to stop its usage.