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Kolkata: School teacher detained for sexually assaulting Class 2 student

This segment of Zee News brings to you information about school teacher who has been detained for sexually assaulting Class 2 student in Kolkata today. Watch this video for more information.

Feb 09, 2018, 16:09 PM IST
Eating fish every week boosts kids' IQ, says study

Eating fish every week boosts kids' IQ, says study

Increased fish consumption is associated with fewer disturbances of sleep.

Jan 02, 2018, 17:37 PM IST
Spanking may worsen behaviour problems in kids: Study

Spanking may worsen behaviour problems in kids: Study

The study indicates that the increase in behaviour problems cannot be attributed to various characteristics of the child, the parents, or the home environment

Nov 19, 2017, 16:12 PM IST
Kids exposed to pet allergens as infants at lower risk of developing asthma

Kids exposed to pet allergens as infants at lower risk of developing asthma

The finding could help design strategies to prevent asthma from developing, alleviating the burden of this disease placed on millions of people, as well as on their families and communities, researchers said.

Sep 20, 2017, 14:14 PM IST
Globally 8 in 1,000 kids born with foetal alcohol syndrome

Globally 8 in 1,000 kids born with foetal alcohol syndrome

Nearly eight out of every 1,000 children worldwide are born with Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD), which increases their risk of developing physical, mental, behavioural and learning disabilities, according to researchers.

Aug 22, 2017, 21:27 PM IST
Kids raised by single mothers do just as well as others

Kids raised by single mothers do just as well as others

As per the Dutch researchers, there were no significant differences in the children’s well-being, parent-child relationship or child development.

Jul 06, 2017, 11:03 AM IST
Nine tips to make fast food healthier for children

Nine tips to make fast food healthier for children

If you're a busy parent, chances are you've been in the company of hungry children, desperate to find the nearest place to eat and refuel.

Jul 02, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
Prenatal exposure to smoke, alcohol may up behaviour problems in kids'

Prenatal exposure to smoke, alcohol may up behaviour problems in kids'

Conduct disorder (CD) is a mental disorder where children demonstrate aggressive behaviour that causes or threatens harm to other people or animals such as bullying or intimidating others, often initiating physical fights, or being physically cruel to animals.

Jun 12, 2017, 18:43 PM IST
Parents take note! Eating egg daily may increase growth in children

Parents take note! Eating egg daily may increase growth in children

A new study has revealed that eating egg daily can significantly increase growth and reduce stunting by 47% in children.

Jun 07, 2017, 21:27 PM IST
Is it OK to have kids after breast cancer? Study says it's much safer

Is it OK to have kids after breast cancer? Study says it's much safer

For the study, researchers looked at 1,207 women under age 50 who were diagnosed with non-metastatic breast cancer before 2008.

Jun 07, 2017, 12:39 PM IST
Kids with TV in their room at higher obesity risk: Study

Kids with TV in their room at higher obesity risk: Study

Parents, take note! Placing TV sets in your children's room may put them at significantly higher risk of being overweight in later life.

Jun 04, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
Soft contact lenses are safe for both kids and adults, says study

Soft contact lenses are safe for both kids and adults, says study

According to the study, the risk of safety problems from soft contact lens wear may even be lower in younger children compared to teenagers.

Jun 03, 2017, 19:03 PM IST
Mothers-to-be beware! Taking stress during pregnancy may cause binge eating in kids

Mothers-to-be beware! Taking stress during pregnancy may cause binge eating in kids

A study was conducted on mice and found that taking stress during pregnancy may cause female children to exhibit binge-eating-like behaviour in adulthood.

Jun 01, 2017, 22:02 PM IST
Maternal stress may increase ADHD risk in children later in life

Maternal stress may increase ADHD risk in children later in life

When human body is stressed, it releases cortisol -- stress hormones -- to handle higher stress, a mechanism that also persists during pregnancy. 

May 31, 2017, 14:08 PM IST
Doctors' advice: Guard your kids against infections due to hot weather

Doctors' advice: Guard your kids against infections due to hot weather

According to the doctors, recent medical check-up camps in Delhi slums have found that contagious diseases, such as mumps, typhoid and gasterointestinal infections, have risen over 20 per cent compared to other seasons.
 

May 28, 2017, 00:20 AM IST
Is vegan diet putting your kids at risk?

Is vegan diet putting your kids at risk?

Studies have shown that children who follow a vegan diet are leaner and smaller than those children who consume meat or those who have vegetarian diets.

May 12, 2017, 14:36 PM IST
Having a dog may help reduce stress in children, says study

Having a dog may help reduce stress in children, says study

A new study has showed that children who had their pet dog with them reported feeling less stressed compared to having a parent for social support or having no social support.

May 12, 2017, 00:20 AM IST
Praising kids can boost their wellbeing, says study

Praising kids can boost their wellbeing, says study

Those parents who succeeded in offering their child five pieces of praise each day, alongside catching their child's good behaviour, saw an improvement in the child's wellbeing when compared to a control group.

May 07, 2017, 15:20 PM IST
Resistance training safe for children: Experts

Resistance training safe for children: Experts

Resistance training -- also called as strength training or weight training -- is the use of resistance to muscular contraction to build the strength, anaerobic endurance and size of skeletal muscles.

Apr 07, 2017, 19:32 PM IST
Artificial pancreas can control diabetes in children

Artificial pancreas can control diabetes in children

The wearable artificial pancreas can track the patient`s blood sugar level and adjust the amount of insulin given to keep the blood sugar in a target range.

Apr 05, 2017, 16:51 PM IST