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6 tips for cutting costs on back-to-school shopping

August 12, 2023 12:00 IST

Here’s how to keep more money in your pocket this season.

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‘From Struggles to Solutions: Himalaya Unveils ‘Happy Baby Zones’ Campaign during Breastfeeding Week

August 10, 2023 17:21 IST

In a bid to address this concern, Himalaya BabyCare, a trusted name in baby care products, has unveiled its heartwarming 'Happy Baby Zones' campaign during Breastfeeding Week.

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Rise of diabetes in adolescents: Nutritional advice to counter the problem

August 9, 2023 12:00 IST

Dr Meghana Pasi, Nutrition Consultant, MyThali, Arogya World said that the age of onset of diabetes in India is 10 years earlier than in the Western countries, posing a greater challenge as more individuals enter their productive working phase with this great risk.

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A mother’s healthy diet can ensure good brain health of her grandchildren, genetic model study suggests

August 8, 2023 12:00 IST

Published in Nature Cell Biology, the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute study found that certain foods could help prevent the deterioration of brain function.

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Simple and effective tips to keep your child’s dental health in check

August 7, 2023 12:00 IST

Dental health for kids is an important part of their overall health and should be established early. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), tooth decay is one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood but is completely preventable.

These non-negotiable conversations serve as the pillars of a robust parent-teen relationship.

7 conversations every parent must have with their teenager

August 6, 2023 12:00 IST

When parents engage in open, sincere, and empathetic conversations with their adolescents, they create an atmosphere of reassurance, where the young minds find solace in knowing that their concerns, anxieties, and aspirations are met with genuine attention and support.


‘Barbie’ is, at its core, a movie about the messy contradictions of motherhood

August 4, 2023 17:48 IST

As a mother and a media scholar, I couldn't help but see “Barbie” through an even narrower lens: as a film that, at its core, is about mothers and daughters.

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Comforting Mothers On The Go: Himalaya Wellness Company Takes a Stand to Support a Mother’s Journey

August 3, 2023 10:18 IST

Himalaya BabyCare has proactively supported breastfeeding mothers with dedicated spaces driven by their commitment to ensuring the best care for babies and a hassle-free and worry-free experience for moms.


Little sleep can take toll on health of both mother and child: Study

August 2, 2023 12:00 IST

The research team also identified factors that influence the amount of sleep a mother gets. Not surprisingly, one of the strongest predictors is infant-signaled nighttime waking, which means the infant is more likely to alert the parent at night.

Flu in children: What parents need to know

Flu in children: What parents need to know

August 9, 2023 22:42 IST

Flu is very common in school going children, it spreads from one person to another by contact, droplet or aerosol methods.


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July 31, 2023 10:00 IST

Fun, unconventional and innovative ideas from children for finding joy and peace

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How to take care of your baby’s skin this monsoon

July 29, 2023 12:00 IST

According to dermatologist Aanchal Panth, during this season, kids tend to develop fungal infections, so taking care of the skin is important. Sweat dermatitis can also be seen due to excessive sweat logging.

mind diet

MIND diet linked with better focus in school-aged children: Study

July 28, 2023 12:00 IST

Much like the Mediterranean and DASH diets on which it is based, the MIND diet includes recommendations for specific foods, such as fresh fruit, leafy greens and legumes, which promote brain health.


What is sustainable parenting? Here’s how to practice it

July 27, 2023 12:41 IST

"As parents, we want to make the best choices for our children and the planet they inherit. At the heart of sustainable parenting lies a profound understanding of the interconnectedness between us, our children and the environment. It begins with conscious choices that reflect our commitment to preserving the delicate balance of nature," Pallavi Utagi, CEO and Founder, SuperBottoms said.

Dengue In Children: An Overview

Dengue In Children: An Overview

August 1, 2023 21:33 IST

With the recent heavy rainfall in North India, there have been increasing concerns regarding the outbreak of dengue. The likelihood of dengue has also been increased due to the extensive flooding in various parts of the country.

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Bored of cooking the same ol’ food for your kids? Try this delicious recipe

July 25, 2023 12:00 IST

Recently, chef Meghna Kamdar shared a delicious recipe of cucumber suji dosa on Instagram.

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Here is why you should introduce a musical instrument to your child

July 23, 2023 12:00 IST

According to Prakriti Poddar, Global Head, Mental Health & Wellbeing, RoundGlass Living, Music is a kind of self-care tool that can enable children’s wellbeing by making them more self-aware, happier, sharper, empathetic and kinder. And playing a musical instrument can actually aid cognitive development in the child.

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Ayurvedic skincare for children: Things parents must keep in mind

July 22, 2023 12:00 IST

According to Shreedha Singh, co-founder of The Ayurveda Co., Ayurvedic Acharyas advise parents to start caring for their children's skin from infancy.

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Take Time: Signs and symptoms of low self-esteem in your child

July 21, 2023 10:23 IST

An increasing number of teenagers are being diagnosed with low self esteem. Here's what it looks like from the outside


Seizures in young kids: Things parents should keep in mind

July 20, 2023 12:00 IST

According to Dr Sanjay Vhora, Neurosurgeon at Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, any injuries during pregnancy or delivery would cause brain injury which will lead to convulsions or seizures in children.


Five-year survival rate for children with acute lymphatic leukemia has increased: Study

July 19, 2023 12:00 IST

The study results of the ALL-11 treatment protocol, led by researchers at the Princess Maxima Center, were published in the scientific Journal of Clinical Oncology.

hyperlactation syndrome

Know more about hyperlactation syndrome, the condition that led to woman lactating record-breaking premature babies

July 18, 2023 12:00 IST

The Aloha, Oregon, USA, native donated 1,599.68 litres to a milk bank between 20 February 2015 and 20 June 2018. In the endeavour, she has nourished thousands of children--even helping to save the lives of premature babies.

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Social media expresses concerns over Kim Kardashian’s parenting choices

July 17, 2023 12:00 IST

"Just keep this kind of pics to yourself, Kim. Is it really that hard?" a user wrote

childhood obesity

Effective strategies for parents to tackle uncontrolled obesity in children

July 14, 2023 12:00 IST

"The worldwide guidelines for bariatric surgery for childhood obesity have been revised and early intervention for morbid obesity in children has been recommended in the view of the early onset of diseases like diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea and fatty liver disease seen at an early age," Dr Shashank Shah, Consultant, Bariatric Surgery, P D Hinduja Hospital & Medical Research Centre, Khar told

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Engage, Educate and Empower: The 3 Es to discuss climate change with children

July 13, 2023 12:00 IST

As climate change intensifies, future generations will inherit a profoundly altered planet. They will inhabit a planet with poorer air quality, heightened risk of illnesses like Lyme disease, and a myriad of other detrimental medical conditions.