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Study finds impact of exposure to benzene during pregnancy

In a bid to study the health impacts related to living near fracking sites where contaminants, including volatile organic compounds, are released, researchers at the Universite de Montreal Public Health Research Institute studied a group of pregnant

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Wider screen and new technologies ? Who is attracted to it more ? Kids or adults ??

Jen Bjorne a US paediatric speech pathologist said while it's quite unrealistic for many families to totally do away with screen time, balance is key she recommends using visual sc
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Deliveries in winter, spring cut risk of postnatal depression

Mothers-to-be, please-take-note! Women who give birth in winter or spring are less likely to suffer from postpartum depression (PPD) than women who deliver babies summer, suggests
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Kids, screens and parental guilt: Time to loosen up?

“Sometimes you just need them to watch a little bit of TV because you have to do something, or you need (it) to be a better parent,” Oster said.
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Lack of sleep in pregnancy may contribute to gestational diabetes

Pregnant women may develop gestational diabetes due to lack of sleep, a new study suggests.
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Here’s why children should be banned from watching TV, say experts AFP

"Kids should become masters of technology by learning coding" rather than being slaves to it, she said.
16 Oct 2017, 10:07 AM IST

Developing resilience may help kids combat bullying

Ever wondered why bullying has a serious effect on some kids, while others recover easily from the trauma? Researchers, led by one of Indian origin, found that the capacity to reco
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Mothers work more, dads spends more leisure time: Study

Do you think your mom works less than your dad? No, in fact she may be more hardworking, as researchers have found that dads are often seen having fun while moms work around the ho
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Air pollution cuts growth of working memory in kids

The findings of an earlier study had shown that 20 per cent of a child's daily dose of black carbon is inhaled during urban commutes.
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Eating less meat during pregnancy ups risk of drinking, smoking in kids

Beware mommies-to-be as children whose mothers consume less or no red meat during pregnancy are at increased risk of alcohol, cannabis and cigarette during adolescence, finds a stu
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Study claims mothers favour daughters over sons

The research appears in online Journal of Consumer Psychology.
04 Oct 2017, 02:33 PM IST

Children who are bilingual are better at learning languages

A study has found that bilingual children learn languages better than those who learn one language while growing up.
03 Oct 2017, 02:45 PM IST

Bilingual kids may learn new language faster

Children who are bilingual can be better and faster at learning additional languages later in life than their peers who are monolinguals from their early childhood, researchers say
03 Oct 2017, 10:12 AM IST

How important is Financial Awareness for kids?

Over decades I have been asked about personal finances, and I was never amazed by the inadequate knowledge they have about this subject.
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Want your kid to shine in school? Shift TV from bedroom

Parents, please take note. Researchers have found that when there is a TV or video games in the bedroom, children tend to spend less time reading, sleeping or participating in othe
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Eating peanuts while breastfeeding may protect your baby from allergies

If mothers did one but not the other, the rate of allergic reactions was 'significantly higher.'
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