Turns out, safety of sleeping infants just a text away

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 8 : A mother's latest little helper is already in her pocket as a team of researchers has found that a new educational intervention delivered in the form of texts...

Aug 07, 2017 10:43 AM | Newsscroll

House approves delay of Obama-era smog reductions

Washington, Jul 19 The House voted to pass a Republican-backed bill delaying implementation of Obama-era reductions in smog-causing air pollutants.Lawmakers voted 229 to 199 to approve the Ozone...

Jul 19, 2017 4:26 AM | Newsscroll

Premature infants at great risk of sudden infant death syndrome: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], June 27 : According to a new study, premature infants still have a greater risk compared to full-term babies of dying of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and other...

Jun 26, 2017 6:47 AM | Newsscroll

US group wants to ban sale of smartphones for kids under 13

Washington, Jun 20 In a first, a group in the US state of Colorado has sought a ban on the sale of smartphones for children younger than 13 years to prevent them from getting addicted to the...

Jun 20, 2017 2:23 PM | Newsscroll

Children under 1 should not be given fruit juice: Pediatricians

New Delhi [India], May 25 : According to a recent study, parents should avoid giving fruit juice to kids in the first year of their life. These new guidelines from the American Academy...

May 25, 2017 9:08 AM | Newsscroll

Fruit juice does more harm than good for infants: study

Washington, May 22 Fruit juice offers no nutritional benefit to children under the age of one and may contribute to excessive weight gain, say experts who recommend not including juices in the diet...

May 22, 2017 5:10 PM | Newsscroll

'US teen dies after drinking too much caffeine'

Washington, May 16 A healthy 16-year-old high school boy in the US has died after consuming excessive amount of caffeine-laced drinks, according to a county coroner who has warned that these...

May 16, 2017 3:23 PM | Newsscroll

Smartphones, tablets may cause speech delays in kids

Toronto, May 5 Parents, take note! Spending too much time on smartphones, tablets and other devices may delay speech development in toddlers, a new study warns.The study included 894 children...

May 05, 2017 1:59 PM | Newsscroll

Allowing baby play on phone can result in speech delays

Atlanta [US], May 5 : Your baby is bawling while you are swamped with household chores. What do you do? Give him your phone or iPad? That might not be a smart solution. A study, being...

May 05, 2017 11:15 AM | Newsscroll