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I've been living with depression since I was 12-year-old: Alia Bhatt's sister Shaheen

Alia Bhatt's sister Shaheen Bhatt has confessed that she has been suffering from depression since her childhood days.

05 Dec 2019 10:02 AM

Selfishness in adulthood can arise from lies parents tell in childhood

Parent's lies to children, make them liars, selfish in adulthood.

04 Oct 2019 12:41 PM

Rhythmic movement helps in childhood development

Rhythm movement important for children's development: Study.

17 Aug 2019 12:24 PM

Teasing children about weight can be harmful

Teasing about weight associated with more weight gain in kids: Study.

30 May 2019 3:16 PM

Early exposure to nature beneficial to mental health

Exposure to nature during childhood leads to better mental health: Study.

24 May 2019 7:02 PM


Age of juvenile detention: At what age is one old enough to distinguish right and wrong

The brain matures through three decades and its development is conditioned by social underpinnings.

13 Jan 2019 12:54 AM

Traumatic childhood linked to psychotic experiences

Findings are first to examine association between different types of trauma, and their timing in childhood with later psychotic experiences.

24 Nov 2018 1:14 PM

5 essential life skills to equip your child for the real world

It’s absolutely important for children to learn more than just academically.

15 Nov 2018 9:43 AM

New hope for patients of jaw winking syndrome

But, in her case, such a procedure would correct the ptosis, but would make the jaw wink even more prominent.

23 Sep 2018 6:35 AM

Immunity protein at birth reduces childhood malaria risk, says study

Childhood malaria remains one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality resulting in 500,000 deaths annually.

27 Jul 2018 8:46 PM


Book tells kids how to tackle difficult childhood experiences

The book is billed as a must have for every family to explain the concept of death and bereavement to young ones.

15 Jul 2018 7:17 PM

Parents' childhood trauma could cause health problems in kids

Parents who lived through adverse childhood experiences were more likely to report higher levels of aggravation as parents.

09 Jul 2018 4:52 PM

Exercise reduces risk of death among select cancer survivors

The study appears in the journal JAMA Oncology.

04 Jun 2018 5:15 PM

No need for high-dose vitamin D in infants: study

Vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy was associated with a lower risk of infants being small for their gestational age.

30 May 2018 10:40 AM

Find out how childhood friendship can benefit health in adults

Boys who spent more time with friends as children tended to have lower blood pressure and lower BMI as men in their early 30s.

29 Mar 2018 8:27 AM


Risk of heart problems higher in people who survived cancer as children

High blood pressure and dyslipidaemia were the most common cardiovascular risk factors identified in the childhood cancer survivors.

09 Mar 2018 1:12 PM

US childhood obesity rates rising again

Parents can create a bastion of protection for children in the home, by keeping junk foods out.

28 Feb 2018 9:06 PM

Preterm babies have fewer friends in early childhood, says study

However, these children make more friends and gain more acceptance from peers after they enter elementary school.

10 Feb 2018 10:07 AM

Lead exposure as a child may not be cause criminal behaviour in adulthood

Some researchers suggest that lead may be linked to criminal behaviour but that association could be explained by low socioeconomic status.

27 Dec 2017 8:07 PM

People say I’ve imbibed my mom’s qualities: Priyamvada Kant

Since my childhood, I’ve shared everything with her and the bond has grown stronger over the years.

13 Dec 2017 12:07 AM