Saturday, September 26, 2020
Tags Children

Tag: Children

Researchers Find Potential New Drug Candidate Against Enterovirus

Some good news in the search for antiviral drugs for hard-to-treat diseases as researchers have identified a potential new drug candidate against enterovirus 71,...

Know the Negative Impact of Covid-19 Lockdown on Kids

Children, who appear at a relatively lower risk from Covid-19, are disproportionately harmed by precautions involved with lockdowns, warn researchers. Experts from Oxford University Hospitals...

How Yad Eliezer Feeds Israel’s Hungry

According to data collected by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Israel suffers from an overwhelming poverty rate of 21 percent. Furthermore,...

Climate Change Threatens Health, Future of All Children, Adolescents

Many wealthy nations are letting the world's younger generations down by failing to curb planet-warming emissions, a U.N.-backed report said Wednesday, warning climate change...

Neglected Children More Likely To Have Teen Pregnancy: Study

Researchers have found that children who experience neglect are seven times more likely than other abuse victims to have a teen pregnancy. The study, published...

Kids Who Take Steroids to Treat Asthma at Increased Risk for Diabetes: Study

Children who take oral steroids to treat asthma or autoimmune diseases have an increased risk of developing diabetes, high blood pressure, and blood clots,...

Training, Equipping Children With Appropriate First-Aid Knowledge

By Puja Gupta It seems like one cannot get through a day without receiving messages, or watching the news reports of an untoward situation evolving...

EyeSight Issues Rising Among Children

With children spending more time on computers and mobile phones for online classes and gaming, cases of eyesight problems are on the rise. Children and...

‘Art’ The Perfect Stress Buster For Over Worked Brain

Children have an inborn ability to grasp and understand any subject better when it involves visuals. So art becomes a very important tool in...

September 2020 Announced As Poshan Maah Or National Nutrition Month

Bringing into sharp nation-wide focus the indispensable role nutrition plays in the development of not just a child, but communities and the nation at...

Death of Pet Can Trigger Mental Health Issues in Children

Researchers have found that the death of a family pet can trigger a sense of grief in children that is profound and prolonged, and...

Actor Ayushmann To End Violence Against Children As UNICEF Advocate

Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurrana has been roped in by UNICEF India as a celebrity advocate who will work at ending violence against children. Ayushmann will...

Hunger May Lead to Global Deaths of 10,000 Children Every Month: WHO Chief

The Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, warned on Wednesday that growing hunger can result in an estimated global death...

Remote Working: The New ‘Normal’ and How to Deal With it

By Siddhi Jain Covid-19 is here to stay, at least for a while. The work environment has changed, temporarily for many and permanently for few....

Convalescent Plasma: Safe, Effective Treatment for Children with Severe Covid-19

In a major study, researchers have shown that convalescent plasma appears to be a safe and possibly effective treatment for children with life-threatening cases...

Need for International Cooperation to Protect Education in Every Situation: Bangladesh PM

By Sumi Khan Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called for a concerted global action to ensure a safe and secure environment for students during...

Children Exposed to Tobacco Have Higher Rates of Hospital Admissions: Study

Children who are exposed to tobacco have higher rates of hospital admissions after visiting emergency departments or urgent care facilities, warn researchers. The study, published...

Exercise May Not be Able to Beat Covid-Stress

Exercise has been shown to reduce anxiety and stress, but now in a major study, the researchers have revealed that it may not be...

International Literacy Day 2020

By Ayushi Sharma Every year, 8th September is marked as the International Literacy Day. The theme of this year was 'Literacy teaching and learning in...

Google Read Along App ‘Bolo’ Improving Reading Abilities Of Children

Google said on Tuesday that its Read Along app, which was first launched in India as Bolo in 2018, has been found to improve...

Most Read

Excessive Alcohol Affects Cognitive Brain Function

A new study released this week describes how excessive alcohol-consuming too much alcohol, too fast — affects the brain, leading to anxieties and other...

Playback Singer S. P. Balasubrahmanyam Dies at 74

Sripathi Panditaradhyula Balasubrahmanyam also known to as S. P. Balu or S. P. B. was not just an Indian musician or playback singer instead...

Weather During Winter Could Increase Spread of COVID

As winter brings shorter days and lower temperatures to the Northern Hemisphere, there is a chance we could see more COVID-19 cases. But experts say...

Dogs That Sniff Coronavirus Layout Safer Travel: Helsinki

Helsinki Airport is getting creative when it comes to operating safely in the age of COVID-19. Beginning this week, travelers arriving at Finland's busiest...