Jessica Alba 'too independent' to stay at home
Jessica Alba 'too independent' to stay at home

Actress Jessica Alba says she is too independent to be a stay-at-home mother.

Car company giants' technology helping parents keep teenage drivers safe

Leading car companies like Ford and General Motors have introduced new technologies in the cars, which allows parents to keep their teen drivers safe.

I perform stunts for my children: Shah Rukh
I perform stunts for my children: Shah Rukh

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who will be seen performing stunts in his upcoming film 'Happy New Year', says he does all the heroic things on screen for his children Aryan and Suhana.

Common cold may temporarily increase stroke risk in kids

A new research has suggested that common cold infections are temporarily linked to increased stroke risk in vulnerable children.

Avoid skipping meals with kids

If you want your kids to grow up healthy, make it a point not to miss dinner time with them.

Google may allow kids under 13 to sign up for Gmail, YouTube

For the first time, internet giant Google is to open Gmail, YouTube and some of its other services to children under the age of 13, according to media reports.

`Aerobically fit` kids have more compact brain white-matter

A new study has revealed that kids who are more aerobically fit have more fibrous and compact white-matter tracts in the brain than their peers who are less fit.

Hand gestures can help kids learn better

Spontaneous gestures can help children learn better whether its spoken language or sign language, according to a study.

Why do some kids fear math?

Are you one of those who used to detest math during childhood and often dreamed of growing up and doing anything but math? You may now have an answer.

Parental influence starts before conception

Scientists say, kids born to unhealthy parents are already pre-programmed for greater risk of poor health, with higher odds of developing metabolic diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

Hrithik Roshan enjoys movie date with sons, brother-in-law!

Despite a busy schedule, Bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan can go to any lengths to spend time with his children. The actor who is going through a tough time post separation from wife Sussanne Khan, was reportedly spotted at a multiplex in Mumbai with sons- Hrehaan and Hridhaan.

Music training makes kids better learners

Providing your kids with the opportunity to learn a musical instrument or to sing strengthens their reading and language skills, says a study.

Learning music enhances language, reading skills of disadvantaged kids

A new study has demonstrated that reading and language skills of disadvantaged children can be enhanced by learning to play a musical instrument or to sing.

70 kids fall sick after gas leak from Kerala factory

Seventy children were on Thursday hospitalised as they took ill after allegedly inhaling `smoke` emanating from a plant of state-owned Kerala Minerals and Metals Limited (KMML) at Chavara near Kollam, prompting authorities to temporarily shut it down.

Monthly treatment slashes malaria risk in young kids

A new study has found that a year-round preventive drug treatment substantially reduces young children`s risk of contracting malaria and poses no serious risk of adverse events.

Mother`s alcohol consumption may make kids dull

Expecting mothers may give their drinking glass a goodbye kiss as researchers have found that parental alcohol exposure weakens brain activation in their children.

Playing video games daily for less than an hour benefits kids

Young people who indulge in a little video game-playing are better adjusted than those who have never played or those who play for three hours or more, Oxford researchers say.

Kelsey Grammer keen to have more kids

Actor Kelsey Grammer is keen to expand his family even after becoming a father for the sixth time.

Chris Pratt wants to be role model to kids

`Guardians of Galaxy` star Chris Pratt says he would be happiest if he could be a role model to children.

`Futuristic` Katy Perry doesn`t need a man to have kids

Katy Perry has revealed that she doesn`t need a man to have kids as it is 2014 and we are living in the future.