Monday, Sep 26, 2022


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Five Things: Museum theatre, parent-child yoga-and-book-reading session, and more

June 8, 2022 5:37:08 pm

An OTT adaptation of a popular series or a cinematic retelling of a Roald Dahl classic -- here are more fun events for your child and you

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Picture Book Beats: ‘Supposing’ tells us we are what we think

June 7, 2022 9:07:40 pm

What a powerful picture book to say in the simplest of ways what philosophers and spiritual gurus take pages to propound. That we have it in us to change the course of our thoughts.

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How to raise happy, empathetic children when you suffer from a mental health condition

June 6, 2022 6:22:43 pm

My sons have witnessed the euphoric highs and despairing lows of my bipolar disorder. But they know, all I need is time to rest and recover before I return to them

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By The Book: Two mystery series that are serious fun for tweens

June 5, 2022 6:39:49 pm

Robin Stevens’ 'Murder Most Unladylike' series and Trenton Lee Stewart’s 'Mysterious Benedict Society' series offer adventure, thrill and an exploration of the nature of friendships and what it means to be different

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5 ways to use sports to spark kids’ interest in math

June 3, 2022 5:49:18 pm

Maths has multiple concepts applied around in sports, which present an excellent opportunity for relatable learning for children. Use them to improve their maths skills and raise math geniuses!

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Five Things: How a healthy diet sharpens a child’s attention capacities, listen to a story a day, enhancing writing skills and more

June 1, 2022 6:29:45 pm

This week, from learning jazz moves to enhancing your listening and language skills through stories, there's much in store for the curious mind. Take a look at what can engage, enliven and literally, keep you on your toes

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How to help kids deal with peer pressure

May 31, 2022 1:34:26 pm

National Mental Health Awareness month: A young person’s academic performance, educational choices and career, concentration levels, and overall personality and behaviour might alter due to peer pressure.

Resisting riptides of victimisation

May 30, 2022 12:30:15 pm

The insidious social-media messaging is engineering a steady dose of language of misery in the garb of social justice and robbing people of a sense of agency in responding to life’s hardships

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Eat Right: Five signs of an unhealthy gut

May 29, 2022 4:34:07 pm

Does your child suffer from frequent diarrhoea and mood swings? They might simply be the effects of gut ill-health

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Doctor in the House: Nothing sweet about it — the hidden danger posed by sugar to infants

May 27, 2022 6:05:17 pm

Sugar-heavy diets in babies and toddlers can lead to health issues later in life like diabetes and hypertension.

What Are Inborn Errors Of Metabolism [IEM]?

May 27, 2022 4:02:52 pm

A true prevalence of IEM is not yet known in our country. Studies have shown that the prevalence is 1 in 2497 newborn babies. 

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Ovarian ageing: Why physiological age matters for women’s fertility

May 26, 2022 6:24:52 pm

Ovarian ageing is a fact, and it starts taking place very early in the life of a woman.

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Five Things: The benefits of adventurous play outdoors, eco-printing, and Paati’s rasam

May 25, 2022 6:11:32 pm

What can a story teach us about vegetable gardening, and can flowers and leaves become printing motifs? This listicle tells us all this and more

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Postpartum depression: Tackle it better with these steps

May 24, 2022 7:46:46 pm

Seek medical help if the emotions of depression do not go away within a couple of weeks. Share your thoughts and difficulties in dealing with the change in your life

The Advantages Of Opting For Pediatric Emergency Rooms During Medical Emergencies

May 23, 2022 1:45:46 pm

Expert opinion in such confusing situations can always be provided by your emergency care pediatrician oriented to such emergencies.

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‘Cold virus’ behind 100,000 child deaths globally in 2019: Lancet study

May 23, 2022 12:30:32 pm

The study is the first to examine the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) disease burden in narrow age brackets, reporting that there were over 45,000 deaths in infants under six months old in 2019

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By The Book: Let’s Talk About Race — two picture books that speak of diversity to young children

May 22, 2022 5:23:51 pm

Through parallels with food, nature and colours, the books counter discriminatory perspectives of race with a more inclusive one

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Scientists discover pathways to severe COVID-19 in children

May 21, 2022 1:08:48 pm

The main triggers for severe COVID-19 in children were blood clotting and how proteins in the immune system reacted to the virus, the researchers said.

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What did a survey on bullying with 1500 students and 83 teachers reveal?

May 20, 2022 2:59:12 pm

Be it a government school or a private one, bullying is rampant and few schools have mechanisms in place to check such behaviour, which means often children who are victims don’t feel heard


What no one tells new moms about what childbirth can do to their bodies

May 19, 2022 12:00:50 pm

Postpartum bodies need love, care and acceptance. Birthing a new life does not come easy. While new mothers nurture their newborns, understanding their own bodies and serving themselves too should be part of the postpartum journey.

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Five Things: Film that explores grief; children’s play in Prithvi Theatre; summer workshops on fitness, and more

May 18, 2022 1:15:09 pm

Your weekly round-up of parenting news and events for children between 6 and 16 years to start off their summer break with

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Children’s physical activity dropped during COVID lockdowns but didn’t bounce back – new UK research

May 17, 2022 6:32:59 pm

On average, children did around eight minutes less moderate-to-vigorous physical activity per day in 2021, compared with before the pandemic – a drop of 13%.


How to protect your child from the heatwave this summer

May 16, 2022 7:22:49 pm

To keep your child as cool as possible, keep an eye out for any worrying symptoms and contact your paediatrician if any appear. During hot weather, babies and small children should be closely monitored.

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Eat Right: Cooling beverages that keep the gut happy (part II)

May 15, 2022 7:07:22 pm

And how to make them easily at home

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How to handle the stress of hybrid learning as exams approach

May 14, 2022 12:00:07 pm

Covid-19 and remote learning has led to students falling back, and there’s enough research to prove that the learning gap is a real thing