Last Updated: Monday, April 30, 2012, 10:24
Breast-fed babies have healthier guts than their formula-fed counterparts, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 31, 2012, 17:37
Scientists have tried to make new strategies to identify people who experienced intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) and starvation during childhood.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 13, 2011, 09:36
Infants raised on formula who are introduced to solid foods before four months of age tend to gain more weight within the first year than infants who start later, a recent study suggests.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011, 14:41
A new study found that more than two-thirds of mothers and other care givers pre-chew food for their infants.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 20, 2011, 00:00
Parents please note: Infants fed home-cooked food are more likely to eat fruit and vegetables when they grow up.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 06, 2011, 00:00
In a series of studies, the researchers found that 8-month-olds had trouble using newly acquired knowledge in a different circumstance, but 16-month-olds could do so.
Last Updated: Friday, February 25, 2011, 00:00
Internet kiosks have helped reduce infant, child and maternal mortality rates in rural India.
Last Updated: Monday, February 07, 2011, 00:00
According to dentists prolonged bottle-feeding could erode the enamel of primary teeth in infants.