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Can kids be harmed wearing masks to protect against Covid?

September 17, 2021 10:00:55 am

Among the unfounded arguments: Masks can foster germs if they become moist or cause unhealthy levels of carbon dioxide. But experts say washing masks routinely keeps them safe and clean.

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Asymptomatic Covid not a matter of concern among kids: Experts

September 16, 2021 5:35:27 pm

The proportion of symptomatic cases in children is extremely low and risk of severe infection even more uncommon

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How to troubleshoot infant and toddler sleep problems

September 9, 2021 4:27:55 pm

Children aged 1-2 years should get 11-14 hours of sleep per day.

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How to prevent UTI among children during the monsoon season

September 6, 2021 6:32:40 pm

A UTI can very quickly become a kidney problem if not caught early and treated.

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How to spot and deal with roundworm infection in kids

September 2, 2021 4:06:24 pm

The illness often develops after a child puts his/her hands in the mouth after playing in soil contaminated by roundworm eggs

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Work-from-home tips for breastfeeding moms amid pandemic

August 30, 2021 6:00:38 pm

Be clear about your work setup and your needs as a breastfeeding mom. Your schedule needs to be transparent.

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Is baby-led weaning a good idea? An expert advises

August 28, 2021 3:25:02 pm

Starting your baby on solid foods can be both exciting and trying as it is fun to experience new taste and texture for your baby

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Physical activities that help with kids’ brain development and growth

August 23, 2021 12:42:16 pm

Physical activity and sports have immediate and habitual health benefits. The acute impact of a moderate to vigorous physical activity is to reduce anxiety, improve sleep, enhance cognitive alertness and function.

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Covid-19 vaccine during pregnancy: Benefits outweigh the risks, says doc

August 16, 2021 7:32:37 pm

A pregnant woman with symptomatic Covid-19 is at increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes and the fetus is also at risk of perinatal morbidity, and mortality. So, she should definitely take the vaccine.

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Breastfeeding and obesity prevention: All you need to know

August 13, 2021 8:10:44 pm

Breastfed babies are at lower risk for obesity as they seem to be able to regulate their food intake better.

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In the first trimester, why do some women lose their appetite?

August 8, 2021 5:25:02 pm

If pregnant women lose their appetite, they may experience a general disinterest in all foods or a lack of desire to eat.

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Common breastfeeding mistakes and how to avoid them

August 7, 2021 11:48:01 am

Feeling some pain or discomfort initially when you start breastfeeding is absolutely normal but it should not be continuous or prolonged.

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World Breastfeeding Week: Tips and tricks to boost lactation

August 6, 2021 5:19:04 pm

Milk production is directly proportional to the urge created by the child. Keeping this in mind, the following are some easy tips to help improve your breast milk production.

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Long-lasting Covid symptoms rare in children: Lancet study

August 5, 2021 1:25:10 pm

Of the 1,379 children who developed symptoms at least two months before the end of the study period, fewer than 2 per cent experienced symptoms for longer than eight weeks, they noted.

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Breastfeeding amidst the pandemic: Everything you need to know

August 3, 2021 6:11:49 pm

Transmission of active Covid-19 (virus that can cause infection) through breast milk and breastfeeding has not been detected so far. There is no reason to avoid or stop breastfeeding.

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Should women with gestational diabetes avoid breastfeeding?

August 1, 2021 7:25:03 pm

Women with diabetes must breastfeed their children without fear of transmitting diabetes to them through their breast milk.

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How to manage your diabetes before starting IVF

July 26, 2021 5:22:19 pm

Making healthy lifestyle choices, managing your blood sugar levels, and optimising your preconception health is good for you as well as for the health of your baby. 

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Effects of Covid future waves on children are speculations: Doctor

July 22, 2021 4:11:57 pm

Each child behaves differently, some may become silent while others may express anger and hyperactivity.

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Pregnancy after menopause: From freezing eggs to ovarian rejuvenation

July 21, 2021 7:26:46 pm

With the advent of Assisted Reproductive Techniques, it is now physiologically possible for post-menopausal women to become pregnant.

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

July 20, 2021 7:08:04 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.

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How can STDs impact fertility?

July 19, 2021 8:00:31 pm

It is recommended that if sexually active, one should get tested at least once a year.

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Why practising self-care during fertility treatment is important

July 18, 2021 7:36:12 pm

Dealing with the outcome -- whether success or failure -- with great maturity and sanity is vital. Self-care provides you with strength.

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Paediatric rheumatological disorders: All you need to know

July 16, 2021 9:59:26 am

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis is the most common type of rheumatic disease in children, affecting 1 in 1000 children

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Five fun yoga breathing exercises to practise with your child

July 13, 2021 7:44:52 pm

Keep them engaged at home with these immune-boosting yoga breaths

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Risks of severe illness, death due to COVID-19 in children very low, UK study finds

July 10, 2021 12:11:57 pm

The findings, led by researchers at University College London (UCL), University of Bristol, University of York, and the University of Liverpool, inform vaccine and shielding policy for the under-18s

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