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Secondhand smoking tied to snoring in kids

If smokers smoke outside, they should change clothes and wash hands before being with children.

07 Jul 2018 6:05 PM

Children affected by second hand smoke at higher risk of becoming snorers

The study is considered a positive development since snoring is considered the first step towards sleep apnoea.

06 Jul 2018 4:41 PM

Kids less likely to be obese if mothers stick to healthy lifestyle: Study

Risk of obesity was 56 per cent lower in children of women with a healthy body weight.

05 Jul 2018 6:19 PM

Folic acid linked to healthy brain development through childhood

Brain cortex thickness was greatest in youth born after full implementation of folic acid fortification.

05 Jul 2018 3:43 PM

Exercise may help childhood cancer survivors live longer

In cancer survivors, cancer treatment causes what we consider to be an accelerated aging process.

02 Jul 2018 4:17 PM

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Diabetic mums are more likely to have children with autism, says study

Research, in recent years, has pointed toward a link between the condition, the immune system and the developing foetal brain.

26 Jun 2018 10:37 AM

Portable music players tied to hearing loss in kids

Headphones also are not the only way that children may develop hearing loss.

22 Jun 2018 4:11 PM

How working parents can balance professional-personal life

Solutions could involve allowing greater flexibility in the workplace or in providing paid family leave and access to quality child care.

21 Jun 2018 6:22 PM

Does parent-child therapy help depressed kids?

We consider depression to be an impairment of the ability to experience and regulate emotions.

20 Jun 2018 4:06 PM

'Sharing is caring' is selective, finds study

Children already have a strong inclination to benefit others, but their behaviour is influenced by their position in the social group.

18 Jun 2018 12:46 PM

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Early treatment of childhood brain tumours can help children live long lives

Advance testing methods have also made testing more cost-effective.

17 Jun 2018 5:36 PM

Honey: A saviour in case your kid swallows button batteries

Honey or Carafate (a cherry-flavoured duodenal ulcer prescription), can help reduce the esophageal damage.

13 Jun 2018 3:46 PM

Children with autism spectrum disorder more prone to food allergy

The study found that 11.25 percent of children reportedly diagnosed with ASD have a food allergy.

09 Jun 2018 6:38 PM

Here are ways children can get Vitamin D, say experts

While calcium and vitamin D are vital for building healthy bones, calcium can only be absorbed when vitamin D is present.

09 Jun 2018 9:20 AM

Having more children puts women at a higher risk of heart disease

While pregnancy puts strain on the heart, raising children can be stressful and can stop women from paying attention to their health.

04 Jun 2018 3:02 PM

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1.2 billion children threatened by war, poverty, discrimination: study

More than 575 million girls live in countries "where gender bias is a serious issue".

31 May 2018 5:21 PM

Artificial Intelligence can help schools safeguard children

The need of the hour is an intelligent system that monitors all the cameras and can send automatic alerts.

31 May 2018 12:33 PM

Dairy not responsible for childhood obesity

The researchers found no evidence to suggest that body fatness varied by type of milk or dairy products.

30 May 2018 2:56 PM

Study finds link between childhood obesity, school performance

Excess early-life adiposity was associated with lower IQ, perceptual reasoning and working memory scores at school-age.

24 May 2018 5:58 PM

Junk food ads increase craving for fast foods

The study is being presented at the European Congress on Obesity (ECO) in Vienna, Austria. 

23 May 2018 5:09 PM

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