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I struggled as a mother initially: Actor Soha Ali Khan

July 19, 2020 2:59:32 pm

If you have a supportive husband, it really makes a huge difference, the actor says of husband Kunal Kemmu's participation at home.

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Imagine: Why it’s time to stand up to anxiety

July 19, 2020 6:20:39 am

It speaks with such conviction, using our thoughts and our brain to work against us until, unwittingly, we are recruited as its voice

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Watch: ‘Assist kids to confront their fears and learn how to problem-solve’

July 18, 2020 6:35:32 pm

Instead of rushing to fix a child's problems, parents should focus on building their confidence and raise them in a way such that they can overcome the challenges.


A Science Teacher Explains: What happens if the moon vanishes?

July 18, 2020 11:53:56 am

In about 50 billion years from now, will come the tipping point when the moon will reach an orbit farthest from us

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4 sensory bins to spark your toddler’s creativity

July 17, 2020 6:02:49 pm

Here are some ideas for different sensory bins that you can quickly put together and open up a world of wonder for your children!

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4 simple investment tips for millennial parents

July 17, 2020 12:33:22 pm

Raising children is perhaps more expensive than it's ever been before. Everything from baby toys to school books and uniforms costs a liver and an arm


Parenting for Creativity: Start with curiosity

July 16, 2020 6:54:50 pm

Does that mean you should entertain any question they ask? Not necessarily. You can do better than that

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This mom blogger is making home-learning easy for kids and their parents 

July 16, 2020 5:30:16 pm

On her blog 2monkeysandme, Shraddha come up with activities for kids. These are in line with the topics of the school, but are more practical in nature.


Dealing with an overly hyperactive child? Here’s your parental advisory

July 15, 2020 6:37:39 pm

For parents, dealing children with ADHD can be a roller-coaster ride. These children often have extreme behaviour, which may be difficult for parents to control.

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Dad, who dressed up as Elsa, now wants to make film on gender neutral parenting

July 15, 2020 4:43:27 pm

"Coming home from childcare one day, he was completely distraught from being bullied because he had an Elsa doll."

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Nutrition tips to raise immunity and protect kids against COVID-19

July 14, 2020 6:15:57 pm

A healthy body with a healthy mind, along with all the necessary precautions such as hand washing, wearing a mask and maintaining social distance, shall make our children well prepared in their fight against COVID-19.

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In lockdown, Samairra has taught me patience, says mom Juhi Parmar

July 14, 2020 4:10:58 pm

'It has been over three months of us being locked up at home, and she has never asked to step out.'

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Growing up, my short hair made me different: Kiran Bedi

July 13, 2020 6:15:06 pm

"I was different. I was not aggressive, I was not fighting, I was different. I had short hair, because I wanted to play tennis. At that time, girls only had long hair."

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Parenting during pandemic: Online courses launched in the US, UAE to help parents

July 13, 2020 1:00:01 pm

To help them navigate their time better in lockdown, parents are encouraged to take some courses online.

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What could be causing unusual weight gain and swelling during pregnancy? A doctor answers

July 12, 2020 10:38:08 pm

If you are experiencing symptoms like persistent abdomen pain, severe headache, changes in eyesight, unusual weight gain, among others, see a doctor at the earliest.

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5 films on caste, race and inclusivity to watch with your teen this week

July 12, 2020 5:18:34 pm

Here are some recommendations for the entire family in the coming week.

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Six ways to help children cope with lockdown loss

July 11, 2020 6:21:07 pm

Maintaining a routine brings purpose and meaning to life and thus maintains mental wellbeing.

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Childhood cancer: Understanding brain tumour in kids

July 11, 2020 12:05:51 pm

A child may show symptoms based on whether they are caused due to increased pressure inside the head or due to the location of the tumour.

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Alesia Raut on how she makes a blended family work

July 14, 2020 11:28:49 am

'I understand and respect that there are certain boundaries. I think it is important for all of us, as mothers, to watch our tone while talking to our children. Else well-intended advice can be misconstrued as a jibe'

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Caring for children with epilepsy during the COVID-19 pandemic

July 10, 2020 12:45:04 pm

Parents should be prepared for any emergency. They should know the first-aid to be given for a generalised seizure like the back of their hand.

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Study decodes how lung, immune system protect kids from severe COVID-19

July 9, 2020 6:00:13 pm

According to the researchers, the lung tissue in children naturally has a higher concentration of regulator T-cells.

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Pandemic parenting: Four parents get real about their lockdown learning

July 9, 2020 11:56:00 am

'I am a lot more patient now, and I tend to snap less at my children.'

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Make baby showers fun for parents-to-be with these games, quizzes

July 8, 2020 6:15:34 pm

Even though the times look gloomy, a baby shower is a happy occasion for parents-to-be, and they deserve to be entertained.

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Separated parents must take care of their kids’ mental wellbeing

July 8, 2020 12:34:26 pm

Children absorb the world around them like a sponge. They soak their formative little lives into it so much so that as they grow up, it plays a major role in defining who they turn out to be.

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Parents, try these home activities to bond with your kids

July 7, 2020 6:33:47 pm

Learning and playing with your children can also be fun for you. You will find that your child is curious and eager to talk and play with you.