Secondhand smoke contains all the same carcinogenic and toxic chemicals that the smoker inhales, but at even greater levels.
Fruits contain sugar fructose naturally and adding table sugar to fruit juice makes it equivalent to a carbonated beverage, except that the juice may contain a few nutrients whereas a cola provides no value.
Try these Yoga poses regularly to stay healthy during pregnancy and ensure an easy delivery!
Often, parents don’t discover that their baby has a heart condition until several weeks or months after birth. Here are five signs to watch out for.
It was also found that 21 per cent of all women reported having experienced some level of both child/adolescent physical and sexual abuse.
A male's age can impact fertility in many ways. The risk of birth defects is also higher in children born to elderly men.
Worried about your child’s eating habits? Here are some healthy food swaps that can add a healthy yet interesting twist to their diet.
Immunity of children, especially of those below five years, is not yet fully developed, making it easy for them to fall prey to a variety of infections caused by germs, bacteria and viruses.
From breastfeeding to shakes and solid foods, here's what your baby should be consuming from birth to 12 months to stay healthy.
The 12 Thai boys trapped in a cave for two weeks kept their calm through meditation, taught to them by their coach, a former Buddhist monk. Here’s how meditation can help your child keep it together during and after a crisis.
Summer is a challenging season for newborn babies. With soaring temperatures, little ones need proper care to adapt to the harsh climate.
Perhaps most importantly, exercise plays an important role in neuroplasticity by boosting growth factors and stimulating new neuronal connections.
It is essential for parents to know what triggers their child’s allergy. After a certain age, as per the doctor’s advice, allergy tests can be conducted on the child to be sure of the exact cause.
Children face a number of health problems due to their young age and low immunity compared to adults, right from illnesses like asthma to sports injuries.
Seeing how a father took such big role right after delivery won several hearts on social media. It is a good example to curb the pressure that the newbie moms often feel after their delivery also lead to postpartum blues.
Statistics reveal that since the 1990s, the average age of women having children after 30 years of age has been rising as compared to women younger than 20 years of age.
As a parent, it can sometimes be frustrating to detect your baby’s sleeping pattern as they like to take naps for three to four hours. Babies sleep for more than 15 hours a day and they need to be fed constantly.
Kids indulge in a lot of activities daily, right from school to the playground to home. In the process, they carry a lot of germs with them and often eat with the same dirty hands.
Bollywood actress-author and new mother Soha Ali Khan talks about ditching all chemicals during her pregnancy. She elaborates on her skin-care emphasising cleansing twice and sunscreen is a must.
A recent study has found that criticising the father's parenting skills early on could lead to them being withdrawn and less positive with their child. The key to new parenting is for the partners to aid each other and be supportive of one another.