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Pregnant women may develop gestational diabetes due to lack of sleep, a new study suggests.
Published 17-Oct-2017 15:19 IST
Washington : Dear men, if you are planning for a baby, include fish, meat, vegetables and fruits in your diet daily as your diet before conception can impact newborn's health, claims a recent study. Researchers from the University of Cincinnati in Ohio, U.S. found that a low carbohydrate and highMore
Published 16-Oct-2017 13:16 IST
While speaking to their babies, mothers tend to shift the timbre of their voice in a rather specific way, which could play an important role in baby's language learning as well as engaging their emotion, researchers say.
Published 16-Oct-2017 00:15 IST
A team of U.S. researchers has suggested that parenting styles are shaped by economic factors that incentivise one strategy over others.
Published 13-Oct-2017 00:15 IST
Children with autism are more likely to show severe social symptoms if their mother had chronic asthma or allergies while pregnant, a new study reveals.
Published 13-Oct-2017 00:15 IST
For the first time, researchers have evidence of exactly what dads are doing while moms are taking care of housework or tending to their child. The results will be disappointing for those who expected more gender equity in modern society.
Published 12-Oct-2017 00:15 IST
Farsighted preschoolers and kindergartners have a harder time paying attention and that could put them at risk of slipping behind in school, a new study suggests.
Published 12-Oct-2017 00:15 IST
Preschool children in joint physical custody have less psychological symptoms than those who live mostly or only with one parent after a separation. In a new study of 3,656 children, researchers from Uppsala University, Karolinska Institutet and the research institute CHESS show that 3-5-year-oldsMore
Published 11-Oct-2017 00:15 IST
A new study has provided the strongest evidence to date that exposure to bullying causes mental health issues such as anxiety years later.
Published 07-Oct-2017 00:15 IST
Homework may have a positive influence on students’ conscientiousness. Students who do more homework than their peers show positive changes in conscientiousness, according to new research. Thus, schools may be doing more than contributing to students’ learning, but they may also be effecting changesMore
Published 07-Oct-2017 00:15 IST
Parents should avoid dressing up their children in a way that they look like grown-ups. They are young and their innocence should be kept intact, say experts.
Published 06-Oct-2017 00:15 IST
Dear parents! Giving cell phones to your kids can make them more prone to cyberbullying, suggests a recent study.
Published 04-Oct-2017 00:15 IST
Children who are bilingual can be better and faster at learning additional languages later in life than their peers who are monolinguals from their early childhood, researchers say. The findings showed significant difference in language learners' brain patterns.
Published 03-Oct-2017 10:46 IST
Mothers keep a closer tab on their child's wardrobe than the fathers to ensure it is replete with matching outfits, funky footwear and quirky fashionable details, indicates a survey.
Published 30-Sep-2017 00:15 IST
Many parents worry about how much time teenagers spend texting, sharing selfies and engaging in other online activities with their friends. However, according to a recent research synthesis, many of these digital behaviors serve the same purpose and encompass the same core qualities as face-to-faceMore
Published 30-Sep-2017 00:15 IST
Parents, please take note. Researchers have found that when there is a TV or video games in the bedroom, children tend to spend less time reading, sleeping or participating in other activities - and this can adversely affect their grades.
Published 29-Sep-2017 00:15 IST
The overuse of antibiotics has left some doctors questioning whether to give such drugs to children diagnosed with uncomplicated Staphylococcus aureus (staph) infections. Now, research indicates that prescribing antibiotics - in addition to lancing and draining staph-infected areas - reduces theMore
Published 29-Sep-2017 00:15 IST
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. A new study from MIT reveals that babies as young as 15 months can learn to follow this advice. The researchers found that babies who watched an adult struggle at two different tasks before succeeding tried harder at their own difficult task, comparedMore
Published 25-Sep-2017 00:15 IST
The use of antidepressants has been on the rise for many years. Between 2 and 8% of pregnant women are on antidepressants. Now researchers from the National Centre for Register-based Research at Aarhus BSS show that there is an increased risk involved in using antidepressants during pregnancy.
Published 23-Sep-2017 00:15 IST
UNICEF in a report claimed that only 15 countries worldwide have three essential national policies that support families with young children.
Published 22-Sep-2017 12:59 IST | Updated 13:06 IST

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How economic factors influence parenting style
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Dads are often having fun while moms work around the...

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A celebration that's high on happiness quotient
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Disinfecting wardrobe is as important as maintaining your hygiene

Head to toe go for festive fashion
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Vaani Kapoor turns muse for Payal Jain at AIFW SS'18
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Style guide to be fashionable this Diwali
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Want a chic look, go for style sunglasses with other accessories
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Opt for a fusion look this festival of lights