Parenting

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Role of Parents in Personality Development of Children

Being parent is a very selfless and at times quite a thankless job. The child looks up to his parents and closely observes their behaviors. Parents should be aware of the different aspects of a child’s personality development

7 months ago   •   6 min read
Parenting

Baby Health Tips for First-time Parents

As first-time parents, your moment of truth has finally come. You have survived the challenges from pregnancy to labor. Your life is about to turn around as you go home and start a new life with your baby.

7 months ago   •   7 min read
Babies

Is Packaged Baby Food Safe?

Are fancy brands of baby food really better for your baby? Not necessarily. Several researchers and dietitians makes us aware how to avoid falling into the trap.

9 months ago   •   6 min read
Babies

Iron Deficiency in Babies

Iron is toxic if taken in large doses. Avoid the idea of self-analysis and give your baby prescribed iron supplements. An overdose of iron even causes death. The reference nutrient intake for iron is 4.3 mg/day between 4–6 months and 11 mg/day between 7–12 months.

9 months ago   •   6 min read
Babies

How Common is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

SIDS in babies happens in families of all social, economic and ethnic groups. SIDS is not contagious, predictable or preventable. SIDS is sudden and silent, occurring most often during sleep, with no signs of suffering

10 months ago   •   6 min read
Babies

Help Your Child With Their Bed-Wetting

Parents often worry about bed-wetting in their children. It is a problem defined as- involuntary urination in children around 5 years of age or even older. Enuresis, a medical term for Bed-wetting, is the loss of bladder control that leads to the release of urine during sleep without knowing

10 months ago   •   7 min read
Kids

Baby with Down's Syndrome

Down syndrome, also called Trisomy 21, is a condition in which a baby is born with an extra chromosome. Chromosomes contain hundreds, or even thousands, of genes. Genes carry the information that determines your traits i.e. characteristics passed on to you from your parents.

10 months ago   •   6 min read
Babies

Baby Tugging with Ear Infection

Ear infection in babies are common, especially after flu, cold, sinus infection or allergies. Many babies will not require any antibiotics and can be treated with home remedies, such as acetaminophen, warm compresses

10 months ago   •   6 min read
Babies

Vaccination for Babies: What You Need to Know

As much as there is a need for adults to be taken care of and to keep themselves healthy, we must also remember how fragile infants are. Every parent must take precautionary measures to protect babies from illnesses that are prone to them.

10 months ago   •   6 min read
Babies