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
8 ways to air quality of your home How to improve the air quality of your home What can you do to keep your family safe from air pollution Most of us know that outdoor air pollution in India is way beyond guidelines. But, do we know that indoor air is generally 10-30x more polluted than outdoor air. This is a fact reported by
Brain foods for kids What foods can increase memory in kids? What foods can improve focus and concentration in kids? We know that good food is the basis of the all healthy body functions and brain is no exception.We had shared some simple activities that can stimulate a baby’s brain and the boost brain development in babies and toddlers. Do you know that there
Feeding schedule for 5 years old -So, our food charts for babies are very, very popular and thousands of parents access and use them everyday. I have been getting requests to give sample schedules for older children too. Now, I do believe that most children find their own schedule and regulate their appetite according to the needs of their bodies. However, after repeated requests
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
You might have heard about the bread stir which has been in news for last couple of days. Bread, which is a staple in most houses has been found to be unsafe for eating. Let us understand what the whole hullabaloo is all about. The Delhi-based Centre for Science & Environment(CSE) recently conducted tests on white bread, bun, pav and pizza bread and the
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
When my son was a few weeks old, I was struggling to look after him. Some of my relatives who came to see the new baby empathized with my current situation. They also warned me, in advance of the stage when the baby will start crawling & then finally, walking & how hard it will be to keep a tab on him then.
The most dreaded cold and cough keeps visiting us often like old friends. They are more prevalent in some seasons than the rest. Malaria, Typhoid, Influenza, flu are some more diseases that also make its way in your child’s life.