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…
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"…
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…
MIAMI: Feeding infants small amounts of mashed-up peanuts early in life may help them avoid developing allergies, even if they stop eating peanuts for a year in early childhood, researchers said.
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.
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.
THARPARKAR: Three more children passed away due to the persistent drought situation in Sindh's arid region of Tharparkar, ARY News reports on Sunday.
THARPARKAR: Three more children passed away due to persisting drought situation in Sindh's arid region of Tharparkar on Sunday, ARY News reports.
MITHI: The wave of deaths in drought-hit Tharparkar is still relentless as two more children died of malnutrition today, ARY News reported.