Children’s Health

Parents’ Guide to Building Better Bones!!

By Dr Radhakrishnan Paulraj , Orthopaedics Strong bones and healthy nutrition is all what a child need. Strong bones are crucial to health and healthy nutrition is crucial to strong bones. Especially in child’s age the bones are rather more delicate and are in a growing phase. A healthy set of bones…

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…

Otitis Media in Children

By Dr Major Rajesh Kumar Bhardwaj , Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Otitis Media is a form of ear infection that occurs due to inflammation of the middle ear. The Eustachian tube that runs through the middle ear to the back of your throat gets blocked or becomes swollen, trapping fluids inside the ear. The…

Have fruits to make smarter kids

A new study suggests that consuming a good amount of fruits during pregnancy leads to higher IQ level in children. The findings revealed that if expecting mothers have at least seven servings of different kinds of fruits or juices through a day, their infants incur six to seven points more…

Follow a simple rule to improve your kids’ eating habits

Are all your efforts of making your child eat more healthy food going in vain? Researchers have come up with an easy way to make your child opt for more nutritional food. Arrange your kid’s meal in an attractive way and also, place them within their range. Fast foods like…