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Google Launches a Free App ‘Bolo’ For Kids in India

Google on Wednesday launched a free app called "Bolo" that parents can download to help primary grade children improve their Hindi and English reading...

Air Pollution Kills Around 6 Lakh Children Every Year, Claims UN

Air pollution, both outside and inside home, is a silent and invisible prolific killer responsible for premature death of 7 million people each year,...

Researchers Discover Enzyme Inhibitor To Treat Deadly Brain Tumours in Kids

Researchers have identified an enzyme inhibitor that may help fight the most deadly brain tumour in children. The study, published in the journal Nature Communications, suggests that an...

Immersive VR Can Help Kids Overcome Autism Phobias

Exposing children and adults with autism to immersive virtual reality (VR) can help alleviate their fears and phobias, say researchers. A team from the UK's Newcastle University developed 'Blue Room', a virtual...

Tooth Decay Can Be Caused Due To Excess Use Of Toothpaste: Study

Many young kids who use toothpaste more than needed are at an increased risk of dental fluorosis when they get older, warns a new...

Facebook ‘Tricks’ Kids, Parents into Spending Money in Free Games

Facebook engaged in practices that "tricked" children and their parents into spending money in free-to-play games, the media has reported. According to records that are part of a...

Proud Of Spreading Chills And Thrills Among Children: ‘Goosebumps’ Author R.L. Stine

R.L. Stine never imagined he'd carve out a successful future for himself by writing a horror book series, which he started by accident. The...

Being Bilingual May Not Benefit Your Kids

Do you think bilingualism will benefit your kids in any way? Think twice. A new study suggests that although speaking more than one language...

Social Networking Giant Facebook Testing ‘LOL’ App to Woo Kids

In a fresh attempt to woo children into joining its network and boost user growth, Facebook is testing a new hub called "LOL" that...

Nature Therapy Can Reduce Distress, Behavioural Problems in Kids

Does your child often feel stressed and depressed? A walk in the woods is likely to improve his/her mood, researchers said. The study, led by...

Actress Sonakshi Sinha Would Feel Wonderful To Work on Film For kids

The new year has an exciting and eclectic slate of films lined up for Sonakshi Sinha, who says she would love to work in...

Samsung To Undertake Research To Help Reduce Stress in Kids

Samsung India is set to undertake a two-year research to find out how to enhance learning outcomes for middle school students in India and how their stress levels can be...

Poor Aerobic Fitness Increases Risk of Diabetes in Kids

Lack of exercise, particularly poor aerobic fitness, in children increases their risk for developing Type-2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease, says a new study. Children with poor aerobic...

Top Healthy Habits Which Parents Can Teach Their Children

Parenting is not an easy task! It comes with a lot of responsibilities and decision power. As a parent, you are the owner of...

The Woes Of Indonesia’s Children

Despite its middle income status, Indonesia is dealing with what experts say are unexpectedly high rates of childhood stunting. Now, its government – starting...

Exposure to Certain Disinfectants Can Cause Obesity in Kids: Research

Early life exposure to certain disinfectants used at home could be making children overweight by altering the composition of their gut bacteria, suggests new...

Exposure to Pollen During Pregnancy May up The Risk of Asthma in Kids

Babies born to mothers who got exposed to pollen during the last trimester may be at increased risk of developing respiratory diseases such as...

Having Kids or Not, Life Satisfaction Remain Same

Parents with or without kids are just two sides of the same coin: non-parents are not 'failed' parents and parents are not 'failed' non-parents,...

4 Million Kids Need Vaccination in Brazil

Brazil's health officials say more than 4 million children still need the vaccination against measles. More than 1,380 people have been infected in an outbreak...

Influencer of Language Skills in Kids Decoded

Ever wondered which language of the two -- maternal or paternal -- has a stronger influence on your child? According to a study, while...

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A Regular Pelvic Pain Drug Ineffective in Women Now

A drug -- gabapentin -- that is regularly used to treat chronic pelvic pain in women has been found to be no more effective...

Climate Change Increases Frequency & Severity of Wildfires Worldwide

New research adds to the growing body of evidence that climate change increases the frequency and severity of fires in many regions of the...

Cooked Carrots Can Trigger Allergic Reactions in Many People: Researchers

The consumption of raw carrots triggers allergic reactions in many people. Contrary to popular belief, cooked carrots can also have this effect, warn researchers. "The...