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Kids praised for being smart more likely to cheat: Study

Parents beware! A study has recently warned that praise is commonly used to reward children, but when used in the wrong way it can backfire.

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This womb condition can up miscarriage risk

Mothers-to-be, please take note! Women with endometriosis - the lining of the uterus ( womb) grows outside of the uterus - are at a greater risk of complications during pregnancy a
15 Sep 2017, 08:32 AM IST

Kids with asthma are unnecessarily prescribed antibiotics: Study

Children suffering from asthma are unnecessarily prescribed antibiotics for treatment even though guidelines do not support this, new research shows.
12 Sep 2017, 09:25 AM IST

Child trauma: Encouraging relationships that promote healing

A recent study has found that relationships are a key to addressing child trauma.In the review article, Lawrence Wissow from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the
10 Sep 2017, 08:49 AM IST

Late bedtime, less sleep can make kids gain those extra kilos

Parents, you may want to put your kids to bed early as a recent study has linked late bedtime to weight gain.Researchers at the University of Birmingham found that Chinese children
07 Sep 2017, 12:33 PM IST

Mobile phone during pregnancy may not harm your baby's brain: Study

Good news, would-be-mothers! Now using mobile phones during pregnancy is unlikely to have any adverse effects on your child neurodevelopment, finds a study.
06 Sep 2017, 08:30 AM IST

Children should own mobile at the age of three, says study

If you are one of those parents, who constantly worry about your toddlers using mobile phones constantly, then we have an important news for you.
05 Sep 2017, 07:49 AM IST

Breastfeeding makes kid more likely to eat vegetables

Dear moms! Here's an easy way to make your child more likely to like the greens.Researchers from the Monell Chemical Senses Centre in Philadelphia have concluded that breastfeeding
04 Sep 2017, 08:50 AM IST

Children sleep poorly if mothers suffer from insomnia symptoms: Study

Dear moms! Your insomnia symptoms could affect your child's sleep quality, states a recent study.
01 Sep 2017, 08:47 AM IST

Breastfeeding may help reduce risk of endometriosis

Women who breastfed for longer periods of time had significantly lower risk of being diagnosed with endometriosis -- a gynecologic disorder characterised by chronic pelvic pain and
31 Aug 2017, 04:33 PM IST

Sense of self-worth in kids similar to adults: Study

Young children can think of themselves as possessing abstract traits and abilities, and they can also reason about their self-worth, which has implications for self-esteem, the res
27 Aug 2017, 09:58 AM IST

Younger mothers more likely to engage in risky drinking: Study

Moms-to-be beware, drinking too much during and after pregnancy can be lethal for you.People who tend to adjust behaviors across their life-spans as they adopt new roles, such as m
25 Aug 2017, 09:14 AM IST

Can a mother's pre-pregnancy weight determine her child's metabolism?

Moms-to-be, we have some important news for you.In a new research, the link between a mother's body mass index (BMI) before pregnancy and the metabolic traits of her children is li
24 Aug 2017, 08:39 AM IST

Here's why your adolescent kid is at high obesity risk

Don't blame your adolescent kid for eating high calorie food -- he or she may not be able to control the urge for burgers, pizzas and french fries due to an impairment in a brain r
24 Aug 2017, 08:27 AM IST

Why is it important to have 'good' friends in school?

Making friends is critical for children to enjoy school and learning. Not just this, a new study suggests that the types of peer relationships youth make in high school matter for
23 Aug 2017, 08:29 AM IST

Children avoid eye contact when anxious: Study

 A study recently revealed that children, aged nine to 13, pay close attention to potentially threatening information and avoid eye contact when anxious.
18 Aug 2017, 08:06 AM IST

Getting bullied in school may affect kids' sleep

Is your kid bullied at school? Beware, it may produce long-lasting, depression-like sleep dysfunction and other effects on daily biological rhythms, warns a study.
14 Aug 2017, 08:01 AM IST