Tags » Child Health

Research Priorities for the Health and Nutrition of Mothers, New born and Children in India

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and the INCLEN Trust International collaborated to undertake a nationwide exercise to develop research priorities focused on the health and nutrition of Mothers,  New born babies and Children in India. 127 more words

Research

Essential Oils - Boon or Bane


In the past year, retail sales of essential oils soared 38%, with consumers spending more than $1 billion on oils and accessories, according to market research firm SPINS. 522 more words

Parenting

Does your child still feed from a bottle at 2 years old? His health may be at risk!

There are a lot of discussions about the benefits of breastfeeding vs formula milk feeding which we cannot stress far enough. It is not just healthier for babies to receive proper nutrients from breast milk but it is also a lot cheaper for the family. 1,174 more words

Pediatrics

Tiny steps – a big step forward

Pinky was three year, old suffering from (Cerebral Palsy) when she was referred to K J Somaiya Hospital Physiotherapy Department in 2014. The developmental delay caused by a difficult delivery meant that at 3 years she was only able to roll independently. 219 more words

'Cover All Kids' worth praising

-The Legislation provides funds for health care coverage for the children of undocumented immigrants.-

During the 2017 session of the Oregon Legislature, all eyes were focused on two “home run” issues: Revenue reform and a transportation package. 14 more words

Opinion

How do you explain autism to a child?

What is autism? 

It is a complex disorder characterized by a child’s inability to communicate and socialize with others. The manifestations of which vary greatly from one individual to the another.  262 more words

Pediatrics