Children’s Health

Diet for a Healthy Breastfeeding Mom

By Dt Zubeda Tumbi , Dietitian/Nutritionist Post pregnancy, your first priority is to lose the extra weight you gain during pregnancy. Even though it is important to get healthy and toned again, it is equally important that you do not skip on nutrients. Your body is now using all its resources to…

How to deal with drug abuse in kids?

By Dr. Shahazad Ali , Psychology Kids are exposed to many things in the present world. Advancement in modern world though have great advantages it also has many negative impacts in its way which is undeniable. Children’ start to use alcohol or any other drugs even from their very small age. Drug…

7 Principles for a Healthy Parent-Child Relationship

By Dr. Atika Shukla , Psychology A lot of parents have strained relationships with their children owing to a variety of reasons- lack of communication, misunderstanding, lack of time etc. This strained relationship results in depression, substance abuse, broken families, suicides, etc. which affect both sides. Thus, it is important to lay…

Is a Low-Carb Diet Right for your Obese Kid?

By Dr. Sanjeev Kumar, Pediatrics Dietary plans for minimizing the amount of carbohydrates are in trend. Keeping in mind that there is no official meaning of a low-carb diet, most suggestions include controlling or dispensing with a few or all grains, organic products, fruits and vegetables. Pre-teens and youths might be especially…

5 Ways to take care of your baby’s teeth

By Dr. Anurag Singh, Pediatrics Your baby’s teeth and gum are really sensitive, which is why they require extra care. Taking proper care of their teeth and gum is immensely important, so that your baby has the perfect pearl white smile and does not face any pain or difficulty. Here are 5…

Dangers of Unsafe Child Feces Disposal

By Dr Kalpesh Patil, Pediatrics What are Feces? Feces are Solid or Semi Solid metabolic waste of the digestive system, including Bacteria. What does the statement ‘SAFE DISPOSAL OF CHILD FECES’ implies? The safest way to dispose of a child’s feces is to help the child use a toilet or latrine or…

Homeopathic Way To Boost Appetite in Children

By Dr. Yatri H. Thacker, Homeopathy Homeopathy is an alternative method of cure with a belief that the substance, which can produce a symptom, can cure it as well. The treatment works impressively well in treating childhood diseases. The following will give you a clear picture of how it works to increase appetite…

Treatment Options in Newborn Jaundice

By  Motherhood, Gynaecology Treatment is generally just essential if your child has large amounts of a substance called bilirubin in their blood, so tests should be completed to check this. Most babies with jaundice needn’t bother with treatment on the grounds that the level of bilirubin in their blood is observed…

Mental Illness in Children: Signs, Types and Causes

By Dr. Vikas Deshmukh, Psychiatry Mental health problems in children and adults are similar in nature. It can be difficult for a parent to identify if the child is mentally ill; this can result in the child not receiving the necessary treatment at the early stages, which paves way for further deterioration…

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome – How Can It Affect Your Child?

By Dr J P Singh, Pediatrics Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (CVS) is a rare disease that is characterized by regular recurring instances of severe vomiting and nausea. A pattern occurs where a period (can range from few hours to few days) of severe vomiting and nausea is followed by a period of time…