Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 15:00
Researchers including an Indian-origin scientist have linked parental stress to weight gain in children.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 23:59
Two out of five kids in India were found not to have the right Body Mass Index (BMI) levels, according to a health and fitness survey which covered 77,669 children in 176 schools across the country.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 13:12
Union Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan today said a holistic effort by government, medical fraternity and others would help in propagating the technology for the benefit of such kids.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 17:37
British author Sally Gardner, whose recent novel explores dyslexia, says children with spelling disabilities face uniform problems across the world.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 22:06
Researchers have identified genes that put some children at particularly high risk of serious asthma attacks.
Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 20:38
Maharashtra Government has undertaken a five-pronged programme to curb malnutrition among children, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said here on Friday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 18:56
India continues to have the largest pneumonia and diarrhoeal disease burden in the world, according to a report by leading health US health institute The Bloomberg School.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 03, 2013, 00:02
Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of Development and International Co-operation, said the country has provided vaccines to about two million children worldwide.