Nutrition

In Bihar Schools, Student-Gardeners Improve Nutrition, Health Metrics

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Purnia, Bihar: When she grows up, 14-year-old Amita Kumari wants to become a police officer just like her mother. The class eight student of a government middle school in Kasba, a town in […]

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Pregnancy

The extraordinary danger of being pregnant and uninsured in Texas

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RosaRosa Diaz was no stranger to hunger and stress and a throbbing pain in the gut that was usually nothing serious — gastritis, she had been told, or lactose intolerance. When she became […]

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Pregnancy

14 myths about pregnancy

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Most people have heard pregnancy-related advice or information, which often focuses on what different symptoms mean, how to tell the sex of the baby, and what a woman can and cannot do […]

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Pregnancy

We Told Everyone We Were Pregnant. Then We Had to Untell Them.

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We sat puzzling over the faint pink line. Was it a sign that would change our lives forever, or just a smudge? So much hangs on such a little dash of color. […]

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Parenting

The Best Parenting Advice Is to Go Live in Europe

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Pity the American children: No one is writing books about how great they are. Instead, praise has lately been reserved for kids overseas, who—according to a profusion of books and articles in […]

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Pregnancy

Impaired liver function during pregnancy can increase obesity risk in kids, says study

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Take care of your liver during pregnancy. Impaired liver function in women during pregnancy can increase the risk of obesity in kids by altering their gut bacteria, according to a study. The […]

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Pregnancy

Pregnancy Changes

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Dr Richa Sharma , Dr Amit Basnotra Pregnancy comes as a great news in a family adding on to the bonding of the couple. A pregnant lady need to take care of […]

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Pregnancy

Factors during pregnancy may affect early childhood weight

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In a study published in Pediatric Obesity, a child’s high and increasing body mass index between ages two and six years was strongly associated with pre-pregnancy obesity and overweight in the child’s mother; […]

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Parenting

Eight ways to prevent ‘insta-parenting’ anxiety

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RESEARCH shows around six out of 10 parents feel pressure from social media to be the ‘perfect parent’ – even though the truth is there’s no such thing. The result of this […]

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Nutrition

Academy of Dietetics and Nutrition Foundation scholarship winners named

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Jessica Nigg and Jennifer Watson, two distance education graduate students in apparel, events and hospitality management. Nigg and Watson received the Academy of Dietetics and Nutrition Foundation scholarship. Courtesy of College of Human […]

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