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Saturday, October 16, 2021


Parents, your preteen needs to be vaccinated too!

August 27, 2021 1:33:54 pm

Booster vaccines are recommended for preteens and teens to catch up on their immunity, especially as we navigate a pandemic.

Did you know: All about vaccines for your teen

August 25, 2021 2:37:49 pm

Give children the protection they need to build their immunity against infectious diseases.

Puu, a children’s book on manual scavenging, was born of ‘anger’

February 21, 2019 3:29:01 pm

"The reason we used flowers is because the Tamil word Puu (meaning flowers) sounds a lot like an English word that means something completely different. It was the perfect metaphor."

Tackling diabetes in children: A guide for parents from a doctor

January 3, 2020 3:39:38 pm

It is advisable that you always carry a snack, again as recommended by your endocrinologist, at times when blood sugar may fall, especially with vigorous activity.

Teach your child the value of sharing

January 3, 2020 3:37:54 pm

A lot can be accomplished with patience and gentleness. You can make your child do things your way through the language of love.

Crazy things the Greeks actually saw in ancient India

January 3, 2020 3:38:15 pm

The Greeks noted that there was no slavery in that part of India that they saw.

Is your baby getting enough sleep?

November 14, 2018 5:22:54 pm

Research has shown that irregular sleeping habits in early childhood can adversely affect the cognitive development of a child.

Why water and milk are the best fluids for your child

November 14, 2018 4:59:26 pm

As water is a zero calorie drink, it is excellent for managing weight as well. Drinking 8-10 glasses of water per day is important for kids as it keeps them hydrated.

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How to control your child’s sugar intake and why

November 13, 2018 6:19:56 pm

To avoid sugary foods, parents should introduce nutritious foods like whole foods while the kids are younger so that they adapt to eating more of healthy foods.

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Fun ways to teach toddlers the joy of numbers

November 13, 2018 5:52:16 pm

Games such as making newspaper balls and throwing them in a net can be helpful as the children can count their hits and misses.

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Chess as a hobby or pro sport? A primer for newbie chess parents

November 13, 2018 5:37:30 pm

You don’t have to be intelligent to play chess, you become intelligent by playing chess.

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‘Miracle baby’ photo goes viral, but what’s the truth about IVF?

November 13, 2018 5:19:09 pm

As adorable as the baby’s picture looks, it is gaining attention for depicting not just the birth of a child but also the challenges associated with it.