Children


Smartphone Addiction Causes Imbalance In Brain

Smartphone Addiction Causes Imbalance In Brain

Researchers have revealed that excessive use of smartphone can hamper the mental ability. Pathological internet use has been linked to depression in teens and it may even shrink gray matter. According to a Pew Research…



Petrol-Sniffing Can Stunt Your Growth

Petrol-Sniffing Can Stunt Your Growth

Petrol-sniffing may reduce the growth of children permanently and there is no way to catch up even after they stop sniffing, new research has revealed. Researchers looked at data collected from 118 males in two…



Children Taking Milk Alternatives May Be Shorter

Children Taking Milk Alternatives May Be Shorter

Children who drink milk alternatives, including soy, almond or rice milk, may be shorter than kids who drink cow’s milk, according to new research. Difference is small, about a half inch at age 3, study…


Don't Give Fruit Juice To Children Under Age One

Don’t Give Fruit Juice To Children Under Age One

Fruit juice offers no nutritional benefit to children under age 1 and should not be included in their diet, according to a new policy statement issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Human milk and…