Fathers

Children eating junk food linked to father's income and education?

Children eating junk food linked to father's income and education?

This is the finding of Nafis Faizi, Assistant Professor in the Department of Community Medicine at the Aligarh Muslim University.

Jul 26, 2017, 22:21 PM IST
Fathers take note! Your vitamin D intake may impact child's height, weight

Fathers take note! Your vitamin D intake may impact child's height, weight

A new study has revealed that a father's pre-conception vitamin D intake may impact his child's height and weight at five years old.

May 19, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
Parenting can be more straining for mothers: Study

Parenting can be more straining for mothers: Study

A new study conducted at the Cornell University shows that while both the parents enjoy spending time with their children, managing them carries more strain for mothers.

Oct 09, 2016, 12:54 PM IST

Emotional bonding may lead to lower testosterone in men

The new study focuses on a large, representative sample of aging US men and the ways their testosterone varies when they have emotionally supportive relationships.

Nov 11, 2015, 13:50 PM IST

Yoga can improve a man's parenting skills

A new research suggests that practicing yoga may also help men become better fathers.

Oct 16, 2015, 14:28 PM IST

New fathers gain extra fat: Study

While tracking the weight of over 10,000 men from adolescence to young adulthood, it has been found that men gain enough fat after they become fathers for the first time and it raises in them the risk of heart disease, diabetes and cancer, a study says.

Jul 22, 2015, 13:38 PM IST
Father’s Day 2015: Google honours dads around the world with an animated doodle

Father’s Day 2015: Google honours dads around the world with an animated doodle

Keeping up with its tradition, Google has marked the special occasion of Father's day with a lovely little animated doodle celebrating all the fathers and paternal bonds in the world.

Jun 21, 2015, 08:52 AM IST
Go beyond doting, dear daddies!

Go beyond doting, dear daddies!

Bollywood's celebrity daddies like Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Riteish Deshmukh and Akshay Kumar often share photographs of snuggling, cuddling, cycling or walking with their children. Experts say doting is fine, but also shoulder the mother in baby care as it helps in the right growth of a child.

Jun 20, 2015, 18:41 PM IST

Mammals are more like their fathers genetically

You may resemble or act more like your mother, but first-of-its-kind research reveals that mammals are genetically more like their fathers.

Mar 03, 2015, 15:10 PM IST

Google Doodle celebrates Father`s Day along with FIFA World Cup

Today is a twin celebration! While the FIFA World cup fever has already kicked off, it`s a day to pay tribute to fathers. So Google today decided to incorporate and celebrate both these special events through an interactive doodle.

Jun 15, 2014, 09:50 AM IST

Campaign against early girl marriage targets fathers, men

Fathers and men are the target of a new campaign, which seeks to raise awareness in the country about marrying off girls before they turn 18 years old.

Oct 21, 2013, 18:25 PM IST

Dads rely on Google to solve children`s problems: Survey

What do dads do when their children approach them for help or for advice?

Jun 19, 2013, 18:43 PM IST

Older male burying beetles make better fathers

Researchers at the University of Exeter have revealed that that older male burying beetles make better fathers than their younger counterparts.

Jun 19, 2013, 11:49 AM IST

Smoking damages DNA of hopeful dads; ups cancer risk in offsprings

Cigarette smoke damages DNA in the reproductive cells of fathers and these changes are inherited by the offspring, a new study has found.

Jun 23, 2012, 13:41 PM IST

Fathers,not mothers, influence what children eat

A man`s choice of where to eat could literally tip the scales on his child`s health.

Jun 11, 2011, 09:58 AM IST

Mums are better drivers than fathers

Women are better behind the wheel as compared to men.

Dec 17, 2010, 19:23 PM IST

Housework makes fathers happy

Fathers are less stressed when sharing childcare and domestic chores.

Nov 06, 2010, 16:32 PM IST

Talking to your dad - a stress-buster!

Do you want to know the secret to happiness? Well, just talk to your dad.

Aug 30, 2010, 12:13 PM IST

Fathers experience prenatal, postpartum depression too

A research has revealed that about 10 percent of fathers experience prenatal or postpartum depression.

May 20, 2010, 14:20 PM IST

Fathers experience prenatal, postpartum depression too

A research has revealed that about 10 percent of fathers experience prenatal or postpartum depression.

May 20, 2010, 00:00 AM IST