Tag Archives: Child

Your diet determines what your child eats

Your diet determines what your child eats (Tang Ming Tung/Getty Images) Parents need to be careful while choosing food as researchers have found a close relationship between diet quality of parents and kids. The analysis draws on data from a study that looked at 698 parent-child duos to better understand obesity and related behaviours. The children were six to 12 ... Read More »

When your child comes out of the closet

It may come as a schock, but here’s how parents should handle the situation For 62-year-old Nandini Ramnath, an e-mail from her son settled in the US three years ago came as a huge shock. He had confessed that he was attracted to men. As he was tired of hiding his fact, he finally decided to come out in the ... Read More »

Exam Tips: How to Help Your Child Perform Better, Diet and Other Factors

It’s that time of the year again. Yes, we all have gone through the much dreaded board examinations and somehow managed to wade and lurch our way through the month-long ordeal. When I think about them, I still have shivers running down my spine. I was always unsure of my preparation till the very last. I would unfortunately take on ... Read More »

Eating Too Much Fish While Pregnant Raises Child Obesity Risk: Study

  Women who ate more than the recommended three servings of fish per week while pregnant gave birth to children at a higher risk of obesity. (Representational Image) Miami:  Women who ate more than the recommended three servings of fish per week while pregnant gave birth to children at a higher risk of obesity than expectant moms who ate less, ... Read More »