Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014, 18:24
Anaemia is exceptionally common in children from north India, especially in affluent sections of the population, says a study.
Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014, 15:10
Water-borne disease or water-related diseases are any illness caused by recreational or drinking water contaminated by human or animal feces, which contains pathogenic microorganisms.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 19:39
With thousands of children in India malnourished, policymakers should look at its seriousness and scale of the problem, a civil society organisation said Thursday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 15:34
Nothing can compare to the nutrients found in mothers` breast milk for a newborn. While the benefits of breastfeeding are immense for the baby beginning at birth and continuing throughout his/her life, it also has many advantages over mothers` health.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 15:25
Immigrant kids in the US are more likely to grow obese than US-born Caucasian children, a study says.
Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 12:56
Feeding children with nutritious food has been a challenge that most mothers seem to be familiar with. Chefs and food experts, however suggest that simple alterations can make a regular meal more attractive to fussy eaters.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 15:59
A study has revealed that preterm babies, by the time they become adolescent, can have cognition similar to those born at term.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 19:02
A new study has revealed that individuals who have lost either of their parents during childhood, have 50 percent greater risk of mortality risks in their adulthood than those unexposed to parental death.