Tag: Children

Pneumonia to kill nearly 11 mn children by 2030, study warns

Paris: Pneumonia will kill nearly 11 million children under five by 2030, experts warned Monday on a global day aimed…

Children raised by grandparents are well-behaved

Washington: Millions of children are being raised solely by their parents">grandparents, with numbers continuing to climb as the opioid crisis…

Parents’ sustaining injuries can give children sleepless nights!

Washington: Getting a good night's sleep plays an important role in children's growth and development, both physically and emotionally. However,…

What happens to children who experience violence early in life?

Washington: A recent study was conducted to examine the effects of early life adversity on the development of children. The…

Physical activity a vital sign of children’s overall health

Washington: According to a recent study more than half of the children are not getting the recommended amount of weekly…

Air pollution kills 600,000 children each year: WHO

Geneva: Exposure to toxic air both indoors and out kills some 600,000 children under the age of 15 each year,…

Gun violence sends 75,000 US youths to emergency rooms in 9 yrs: study

Washington: Some 75,000 youths under the age of 18 were sent to US emergency rooms due to gun violence from…

93% children breathe toxic air globally: WHO

New Delhi: Every day, around 93 per cent of the children globally under the age of 15 years (1.8 billion…

Spell Bee League – the new age game show for kids

New Delhi: Nowadays children are in a league of their own, bursting with talent and ready to take on the…

Children should spend half of school time in playground: Naidu

Hyderabad: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said that students should spend only one half of their school time…

6 children die at US rehabilitation centre

Washington: Six children were dead and 12 others sick following a viral outbreak at a rehabilitation centre in the US…

UN warns of danger of widespread famine in Yemen

United Nations: The United Nations warned Tuesday that Yemen was on the verge of widespread famine. "There is now a…

Mothers using donor eggs lack confidence in parenting

Washington: According to a new study, mothers who give birth using donor eggs may react less sensitively to their babies…

Parenting affects social behaviors in children: Study

Washington: According to a recent study, the nature of parenting tends to affect the social behaviors of a child. Less…

Licensed to wed: 200,000 children married in US in 15 years

Child marriage and girls married to men double their age seems to be the problem of developing countries. But according…

This UP school punishes children for chanting ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’

Ballia: At a time when patriotism is being debated about largely in the public forum, a government school here has…

Limited screen time good for children’s brains

Toronto: Parents, please take note. If you want your kids to do well in life, limit their screen time to…

18 children reported missing every day in 2017: Delhi Police

New Delhi: On an average, 18 children per day were reported missing in 2017, and their count per day is…

Early diagnosis key to cure cancer in children

New Delhi: It is estimated that approximately 40-50000 new cases of cancer occur in under-14 year of age in India.…

PIL filed on starvation deaths of poor, children

New Delhi: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking direction and appropriate action…