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Is homemade baby food healthier for infants?

1 year, 7 months ago
NEW YORK: Babies who get homemade food may learn to like a wider variety of food types and be leaner than infants who eat store-bought products, a recent study suggests. The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends exclusive…

‘Third-hand’ smoke may harm infants: study

1 year, 8 months ago
PARIS: The first solid evidence that smoking causes cancer came in the 1950s, followed decades later by revelations that "second-hand" smoke also harms health.  On Friday, scientists issued a warning about what they call "third-hand"…

Screening infants could prevent early heart attacks: study

1 year, 11 months ago
MIAMI: Screening young children for high cholesterol at the same time as they receive routine vaccinations could prevent hundreds of heart attacks in young adults each year, researchers in Britain said Wednesday. Their study in the New…

Infant sleep safety still misunderstood by many caregivers

3 years, 1 month ago
Even though most caregivers agree on the importance of safe infant sleep practices, many of them may not know what to do – or not do – to prevent sleep-related deaths from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), a U.S. study suggests.

Breastfeeding leads to higher IQ, earnings: study

3 years, 7 months ago
PARIS: People breastfed as infants have higher intelligence scores in adulthood, and higher earnings, according to a study Wednesday that tracked the development of 3,500 newborns over 30 years.

Three children die in drought-hit Thar

3 years, 7 months ago
THARPARKAR: Three more children passed away due to the persistent drought situation in Sindh's arid region of Tharparkar, ARY News reports on Sunday.