Follow Us:
Wednesday, May 19, 2021


childbirth, returning to normalcy after birth of child, things to know after childbirth, delivery, postpartum care, parenting, new mother, indian express news

How to get back to normalcy after childbirth

April 28, 2021 2:08:43 pm

From health tips to a postpartum checklist, here is everything you need to know to bounce back to normalcy after giving birth


Done being serious, time to get silly

April 27, 2021 2:39:23 pm

Why radical playfulness alone can help us step out of the vicious echo chambers of our minds


Autism awareness: Diagnosing and understanding symptoms

April 27, 2021 2:39:29 pm

With rates of autism higher than ever, it is likely that each one of us will encounter someone on the autism spectrum.

IVF, infertility, fertility treatment, stress, how to manage stress, planning for a baby, fertility and infertility, parenting, indian express news

Undergoing fertility treatment? Here is how to keep stress at bay

April 26, 2021 1:57:45 pm

The best way to reduce stress during this time is to get yourself prepared for everything and anything that could possibly come up.

child speech, parenting

When should your child see a speech therapist? Here are some cues

April 24, 2021 4:06:22 pm

To allow you to see a little more clearly and to help you identify if a visit to the speech therapist would be beneficial for your little one, here are some indications

home safety, raising a child in a safe home, baby proofing the house, natural house, safety at home, parenting, children, indian express news

4 ways to make your home safe and natural for your child

April 23, 2021 1:56:15 pm

When it comes to raising children, while most parents try to keep the home clean and safe, they tend to overlook the plastic and the toxic chemicals around the house.

COVID-19 in kids, children testing positive for COVID-19, COVID-19 infection in kids, taking care of children at home, home advisory, parenting, indian express news

Advisory for Covid-positive kids: Here are some home guidelines

April 20, 2021 5:59:48 pm

Keep the child in a well-ventilated room with an attached toilet.

swaddling, dos and don'ts of swaddling, swaddling, newborn babies, taking care of babies, parenting. indian express news

Dos and don’ts of swaddling: A guide for new parents

April 22, 2021 2:07:47 pm

Swaddling is a way of imitating the warmth of the womb. This unique method of soothing a newborn is taught to parents

embryo transfer, IVF treatment, when is embryo transfer done, everything to know about embryo transfer, embryo transfer and pregnancy chances, health, parenting, indian express news

Why should embryo transfer be done on day five?

April 18, 2021 8:33:25 pm

Here is a guide to know why the embryo is cultured until day five -- till it becomes a blastocyst -- and then transferred on the same day

children's book, children's book on the pandemic, explaining the pandemic to kids, Germ Academy, book Germ Academy, what is Germ Academy, children's book that talks about the coronavirus infection, parenting, indian express news

Germ Academy: A children’s book detailing the vibrant world of germs, and their plans of global domination

April 17, 2021 10:10:40 am

"If [children] are explained things in an age-appropriate way, they will be more likely to willingly co-operate, be aware of the risks that Covid poses," says author Rea Malhotra Mukhtyar.

Down syndrome, children with Down syndrome, improving the quality of life for a kid with Down syndrome, health, parenting, indian express news

Managing Down syndrome: Tips to improve the quality of life

April 16, 2021 4:14:08 pm

Kids with Down syndrome need extra attention. Set your priorities for them. Do not let them feel that you are ignoring the child.


How to deal with diaper rashes in children

April 15, 2021 3:48:47 pm

It is one of the common skin disorders seen in young infants and generally seen in babies aged nine months to one year.

high-risk pregnancy, pregnancy precations, high-risk pregnancy precautions, parenting, health, indian express, indian express news

7 precautions to be taken by a high-risk pregnancy patient

April 14, 2021 5:19:25 pm

Accepting your condition is the first step to dealing with a high-risk pregnancy.

pregnancy, planning a baby, conceiving, trying to conceive, family planning, planning a baby, things to know, ovaries and eggs, fertility, fertile period, parenting, indian express news

What is the ideal age to have a baby?

April 13, 2021 6:12:11 pm

Ageing is a natural process and the ovarian reserve starts to decline once a woman reaches her mid-30s.

children, mental and emotional health, Covid strain, pandemic lesson, coronavirus infection in children, parenting, indian express news

Parental Guidance: How I coped with my daughter’s Covid and other pandemic lessons

April 12, 2021 5:32:21 pm

Children are fast becoming the new source of worry as the number of Covid infections in kids surpasses all numbers.

masculinity, masculinity traits, masculinity characteristics, masculinity and parenthood, masculinity and fatherhood, study, parenting, indian express news

Can having ‘masculine traits’ make you a better father?

April 11, 2021 6:42:09 pm

For the study, seven traits were observed and found to be linked to positive parenting: competitive, daring, adventurous, dominant, aggressive, courageous and stood up to pressure

father, fatherhood

Preparing for fatherhood: Tips for first-time dads

April 10, 2021 10:39:42 am

Yes, this is the exciting phase of your life but it will also be a life-altering experience.

sleep problem, sleep problems in children, managing sleep problems in children with autism spectrum disorder, parenting, indian express news

9 ways to manage sleep problems in children with autism spectrum disorder

April 9, 2021 8:10:34 pm

There are several ways parents can improve a child’s sleep. They need to establish a good sleep hygiene.


Postpartum haemorrhage: What it means and how to deal with it

April 8, 2021 11:53:21 am

About one in 100 to five in 100 women have postpartum hemorrhage and it is a globally leading cause of maternal morbidity and mortality

newborn, infant poop colour, what do poop colours for babies indicate, stool colour and consistency in newborns, what parents need to know about baby's poop colour, parenting, indian express news

What does a baby’s poop colour say about their health?

April 7, 2021 7:25:17 pm

Poop colour can be a good indicator of a baby's health. If your baby is feeding and sleeping well and gaining weight there is no need to panic.

maternity leave, maternity break, going back to work after maternity leave, new mothers, going back to office post maternity break, parenting, indian express news

7 tips to get back to work after a maternity break

April 6, 2021 6:20:05 pm

Don't go it alone when it comes to resuming your professional life. Try to seek out guidance and motivation as you make the move.

parental burnout, what is parental burnout, what causes parental burnout, parental burnout study, parental burnout research, parenting, indian express news

New study attempts to explain parental burnout, and understand what causes it

April 5, 2021 1:38:01 pm

Parental burnout is a condition defined by exhaustion and a feeling of overwhelm in a parent's role as a primary caregiver for their child

shooting stars, what are shooting stars, falling stars, are shooting stars really stars, space mysteries, a science teacher explains, parenting, indian express news

A science teacher explains: A shooting star has nothing to do with a star

April 4, 2021 6:23:03 pm

Shooting stars do have a nomenclature and it might be a little confusing. A meteoroid, meteor and meteorite are the terms used for describing the space debris.

child entrepreneur, High5, nutritious granola brand for menstrual cycle, menstruation cramps, comfort food for periods, parenting, indian express news

12-year-old entrepreneur launches healthy comfort food for menstrual cramps

April 3, 2021 10:30:48 am

The idea came to the seventh grader when she got her period, and realised the Indian market lacked such a product.

World Autism Day, World Autism Day 2021, how to get a child on the autism spectrum disorder to eat, eating habits for kids on autism spectrum disorder, parenting, indian express news

World Autism Day: How to get a child on autism spectrum disorder to eat?

April 2, 2021 12:39:22 pm

Approximately 20 per cent of children on the autism spectrum disorders have a higher chance of having gastrointestinal disturbances like constipation, diarrhoea, gastroesophageal reflux, heartburn, bloating.