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10 life skills and useful activities that teenager can learn during lockdown

May 24, 2020 7:17:29 pm

This difficult time of COVID 19 could be easily turned into family bonding and experiential learning.

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Britain asks kids to write miniature books in lockdown

May 24, 2020 3:49:27 pm

The British Library hopes this all-in-one initiative will allow the young ones to gain confidence as they become authors, illustrators, bookbinders and librarians.


5 classic tales on audiobooks to get your kids hooked to storytelling

May 23, 2020 6:51:30 pm

There is a library of content to keep kids entertained along with ensuring that they use their screen time productively.

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Lockdown and kids with special needs: Create routines and their own ‘happy place’

May 23, 2020 1:57:39 pm

Children with special needs often find security in routine and structure and this is how they understand their world.

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A blend of these spices in a meal can lower inflammation: Study

May 22, 2020 8:00:51 pm

For the study, researchers used a blend of basil, bay leaf, pepper, cinnamon, coriander, cumin, ginger, oregano, parsley, red pepper, rosemary, thyme and turmeric.

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Five tips to protect your child’s eyes during the lockdown

May 22, 2020 6:05:39 pm

Place the digital media at least 18 to 24 inches away from your child. Encourage them to hold it at this distance when watching the screen in an appropriately illuminated space.

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Blood in the stool of a child under two years: What does it mean?

May 22, 2020 11:20:17 am

Blood in toddler stool is mostly caused by anal fissures, due to constipation. Blood due to fissure isn’t generally serious and can be treated at home.

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5 ways to educate your child on cyber security

May 21, 2020 6:34:09 pm

It is critical for parents to start the digital education of their children early on, as this can save them heartache and nasty surprises down the line as their young ones grow up.

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‘No two boys or girls are alike’: Kamla Bhasin on her books Satrangi Ladke and Satrangi Ladkiyan

May 21, 2020 10:45:06 am

'I have always challenged gender, and I have challenged boxes, for girls and boys. Instead of asking a boy why he has long hair, and why he is wearing a dress, let him choose, and let us encourage that.'

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Watch: The magic of turmeric and other immunity-boosting tips, from a nutritionist

May 20, 2020 6:30:10 pm

In this Facebook Live with Express Parenting, nutritionist Prachi Mandholia shares ways in which parents can make sure they strengthen their kids immunity, by getting them to eat everything healthy.

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Shilpa Shetty says she has the APLA disease; find out what it is

May 20, 2020 11:00:08 am

'If already pregnant, a woman will be put on a blood-thinning injection for the entire duration of the pregnancy.'

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10 ways to build immunity in children

May 19, 2020 6:05:39 pm

Providing our children with healthy food, habits and environment goes a long way in ensuring that these ailments are short and not frequent.

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Wondering what your favourite celeb parents are doing in lockdown? Find out

May 19, 2020 12:37:53 pm

If you are looking for fun activities to try with your child, surely, you can take some of these up.

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This International Museum Day, meet up at these virtual museums

May 18, 2020 6:00:39 pm

Much like the role of a library, a museum’s responsibility is to make heritage a part of our lives. And to that end the development of digital curation for cultural pursuits cannot be ignored anymore. Here’s Sahapedia’s pick of lesser-known museums that have a virtual presence, enabling us to enrich our lives from the comfort of our homes.

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Here’s what you need to know about hypertension in children

May 18, 2020 3:00:33 pm

Some symptoms which you should be aware of in the event of a high blood pressure emergency are headaches, seizures, vomiting, chest pains, a pounding heartbeat, palpitations, and shortness of breath.

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World Hypertension Day: How yoga can be helpful to treat maternal hypertension

May 17, 2020 6:32:59 pm

Practise these simple techniques by slowly keeping your awareness on your breath, and under the guidance of a certified yoga instructor.

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Parents are taking baby steps towards gender-neutral parenting; here’s how

May 17, 2020 12:00:56 pm

'The problem is not with girls liking pink; the problem is with girls being exposed to that colour only.'

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Talking About Consent with Young Boys

May 17, 2020 7:30:38 am

There are no greys in affirmative consent -- it is black and white.

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‘Teachers are handling children in a new environment, be patient with them’

May 16, 2020 7:41:00 pm

A surgeon posted a video to speak about why other parents need to be more respectful towards teachers as they adapt themselves to online classes.

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Kristen Bell believes men’s rooms should also have diaper-changing stations

May 16, 2020 2:23:28 pm

Kristen Bell is also all set to release a new picture book for children this summer.