Material hardship can increase the adverse affects of physical "stressors" like air pollutants as researchers have found that the toxic combination of air pollution and poverty could lower the intelligence quotient (IQ) of your kid.
Actress Charlize Theron, who is in a relationship with Sean Penn and has a three-year-old adopted son, says she wants to expand her family. When asked if she would like to have another child, Theron replied, "Yes. I always wanted to have children."
He is better known as the 'badshah' of Bollywood—actor Shah Rukh Khan has all that it takes to make the other stars envious of him. The ruling superstar of the Hindi film industry has been successful in striking a perfect balance between work and home.
In an example of how a physical activity performed in unison helps children feel more positively toward one another, researchers have found that even a video game played together in sync on a computer could increase their empathy.
Exposure to air pollution in the womb is highly dangerous for the baby as it may affect its brain's processing speeds and can cause behavioural problems, including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms, and in some cases a premature baby may be born.
It may appear fine to you if your kids ask for a sip as you enjoy your drink at home or in a bar but this sip may cost you dearly later in life. According to researchers from Rhode Island-based Brown University, children who get a taste of their parents' drinks now and then are more likely than their peers to start drinking by high school.