Tag: childhood

Childhood abuse worsens depression later: Lancet

London: Facing trauma in childhood can significantly change the structure of the brain, which may result in severe depression which…

Being surrounded by greenery in childhood may improve mental health of adults

Washingtom: A new study now finds that children who grow up with greener surroundings have up to 55 per cent…

Kids with multiple siblings at greater risk of getting bullied: Study

London: While having siblings makes childhood blissful, it can also lead to bullying, finds a new study. A child with…

Daughters are special: Amitabh

Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Monday penned a heartfelt post for his daughter Shweta Bachchan Nanda as her debut novel…

What is to be blamed for childhood cancer?

Sydney: A team of researchers has thrown light on the community beliefs about what causes cancer in children, an area…

New test better recognises kids who need oral or IV antibiotics

Sydney: Researchers have devised a simple new test that will help clinicians decide whether to use oral or intravenous (IV)…

Youngsters who inflict self-harm more likely to commit crimes

Washington: According to a new research from the Center for Child and Family Policy at Duke University, youngsters who inflict…

Infections during childhood may affect mental health: Study

Washington D.C: According to a recent study, serious infections during childhood can be associated with a subsequent increased risk of…

Sufficient sleep in childhood may lead to healthy BMI later

New York: Is your child facing trouble in sleeping? If so, parents take note. Regular and sufficient sleep from early…

Traumatic childhood linked to psychotic experiences

Washington: Researchers have found a link between trauma in childhood and psychotic experiences at the age of 18. The University…

Rashami Desai relives her childhood

Mumbai: Actress Rashami Desai had fun spending some time with over 120 underprivileged children, and says she got a chance…

Childhood stress linked to brain disorders later: Study

New York: Excessive stress in early childhood can increase the likelihood of brain disorders and affects an individual's response to…

Eating fish reduces childhood asthma: Study

Canberra: Eating fish like salmon, trout and sardines can significantly reduce asthma symptoms in children, a study led by Australian…

Childhood violence may spur puberty, depression: Study

New York: Children who are exposed to violence such as physical, emotional, or sexual abuse are more likely to experience…

Abnormal vision can affect brain functions: Study

Washington: According to a recent research, abnormal vision in childhood can affect the functioning of the brain. The researchers from…

Healthy lifestyle in childhood ensures balance of gut bacteria

Washington: Maintaining healthy lifestyle habits during childhood may promote a healthy balance of gut bacteria later in life. This, according…

Childhood asthma may up anxiety later: Study

New York: Children suffering from asthma are more likely to develop the risk of anxiety during adulthood, finds a new…

Lung inflammation from childhood asthma may cause anxiety

Washington: Turns out, persistent lung inflammation may be one possible explanation for why having asthma during childhood increases your risk…

Is increasing temperature raising childhood viral infection rates?

Washington: Turns out, hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) is a common childhood viral infection that mostly affects in warmer…

Women are judged more often than men: Swara Bhaskar

Mumbai: Actress Swara Bhaskar, known for raising her voice on several social issues -- especially those related to women's safety…