Jaggery benefits for kids and adults – Jaggery or gur is a wonder ingredient that every Indian kitchen boasts of. It is not just a flavourful food item but also has numerous health benefits for children and adults both. I remember my mother used to give us a small piece of gur every day during winters, when we were young. It was supposed to provide warmth
Ma’s age-old home remedies for babies and kids.
Spices are a storehouse of goodness and they are not just there to excite our taste buds. There is a reason why certain spices were used in different recipes and if you look closely, you will realise that it was a way to ensure we have enough of those spices in our daily diet to keep us hale and hearty. We are doing this series where
My daughter loves going for a swim and goes to the swimming pool every weekend. We decided not to put her into a formal swimming class and just allow her to enjoy splashing in the water and let her decide how she wanted to go further. She has learnt to float by herself and looks forward to her swim time every weekend. This however
Chest congestion can be quite irritating and bothersome for anyone, but more so for babies and young kids. Chest congestion is often due to viral or bacterial infection. Cold and cough can bother young children at anytime but winter season often brings with it viruses as well as bacteria that can cause these infections. Babies immune system is still developing thus making them prone
What food can you give to child when s/he has loose motions? What to feed when baby is sick? One of the most common queries that we get is what food can be given to babies, toddlers and kids when they are sick. It is heart-breaking see your little one suffering and refusing food. You also want the child’s appetite to return, but one
Mustard Oil Benefits for Babies, Kids & Adults – Mustard oil is native to South Asia and it is used in many ways. It is also known as “sarson ka tel” in Hindi, “sorshe tel” in Bengali, “rai ka tel” in Punjabi, “Kadugu Ennai” in Tamil. Mustard are little seeds and can be black, brown or yellow in color. The oil is extracted from
Are you suffering from dandruff? Dandruff can be stubborn and those who suffer from it can tell you how irritating and embarrassing it can be. There are umpteen products in the market and every time you visit a salon for a hair cut, your stylist suggest various hair spas for you. But the price and the uncertainty whether it will actually work or make
Intestinal Worms is a word which evokes disgust and recoil in most people. However, it is also true that most children get intestinal worms during the initial years of their lives. It can be quite unsettling to see your child suffering from worm infection, but one must remember that this is very common and getting rid of worms is also very simple. What are
We have been an a home remedy sharing spree off-late and this besan ka halwa home remedy for cough and cold is no exception. This halwa or sheera is delicious enough to make a dessert and it works for curing cough and cold too.
Home Remedies for Dry cough We all know how often little ones are attacked by cold and cough. There are many reasons for increase in cases, one of the biggest being high levels of pollution and allergens in the atmosphere. What is dry cough? Dry cough is the kind of non-productive cough which does not produce any mucus or phlegm with it. Most often