Are you planning for a good turn in your way of parenting after this pandemic?
While it may not affect a particular age group of kids, doctors warn children with "pre-existing chronic conditions like heart disease, chronic lung disease, diabetes type 1, kidney failure, obesity, may require hospital admission if they acquire infection".
WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has previously urged rich countries to donate their COVID-19 shots to poor countries rather than immunise their adolescents and children.
It is important that you closely check on your children as many of the serious complications are noticed in them during the second wave of Covid-19
In the second wave many children are contracting Covid and in fact, the number of consultations with paediatricians this year is more than it was in the first wave.
Schools across Britain are racing to offset the disruptions caused by COVID-19, which has hit kids from low-income and ethnic minority families the hardest.
In the world, around 6,00,000 people are thought to be dying every year due to passive smoking. This is much more than our Covid-19 deaths, and one-third of these are children, more so of smokers.
The Avengers: Endgame actor posted two pictures detailing parenting techniques, with the caption: "There’s nothing like the power of example (what to do and what not to do). 😜"
The anti-Müllerian hormone is a naturally occurring hormone that can give an indication of fertility potential in a female.
As the Odisha administration battled Cyclone 'Yaas', which ripped through the state causing widespread destruction, more than 300 births were registered in the coastal state, with some families rushing to name their newborns after the menacing storm, officials said.
The most common site of this disorder is ovaries, fallopian tubes, and the outer surface of the uterus and even the lining of the pelvic cavity.
Hopefully, the introduction of Baby Girl Sussex in Montecito will go smoothly for the toddler, but seasoned parents and pediatric experts warn that for any family, the transition takes preparation and diligence.
While more children are getting infected, the infection remains mild and the mortality rate low.
Since your children are used to order at school, aim to keep a loose schedule each day.
Human beings are not broken, the structures that are supposed to care and provide for us are shattered
In the unfortunate circumstance that a child has been left orphaned in the pandemic, relatives can and must step in to comfort them. "Staying connected with the child is most important. Children need constant support for at least the first two years," advises an expert.
Kangaroo Care is mainly started for premature or low birth weight babies. However, full-term or normal weight babies also receive the many benefits of skin-to-skin contact.
"I feel your children should be exposed to your life and that's how they appreciate it and learn to live life," says Purab Kohli
In most incidents, the initial symptoms of appendicitis such as stomach ache, fever and loss of appetite are usually confused with other ailments.
According to Women and Child Development Ministry officials, redress of 1,009 complaints have been done between September, 2020 to May 7, 2021.
The feeling of anxiety and stress does have some long-term consequences. Doctors have long understood that infertility is a medical problem that can be triggered by stress, depression, and anxiety.
Moving round and round in the same place enables the animal to capture the incredibly tiny variations in magnetic field strength and guides them to the precise location they need to get to.
Over the last few months, as the lines between offline and online learning has blurred, the definition of summer holidays has also changed.
The obvious answer: yes. From attending online school to managing boredom during the lockdown, more and more kids are turning to their screens. But is it really all that bad for them? Let’s find out.
Perinatal mental health (PMH) issues are those that arise during pregnancy and in the first year of childbirth. This period in general is a more vulnerable phase.