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Articles about Kids health – General information to help children maintain a healthy and fit.

3 Terrifying Habits about Parents that Hurt Child’s Health

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Parents are the role models for their kids. They simply follow the footsteps of the father and mother in many aspects. Copying the activities and habits of the parent is inevitable. What you say, style of your speech, the way you express, gestures, etc. are keenly observed by the little masters. Without your knowledge, kids adapt their parent’s style in them. Continue reading 3 Terrifying Habits about Parents that Hurt Child’s Health

Defiant Children – Is it Normal or an Oppositional Defiant Disorder?

anger-childThe terrible twos and threes and pre-teens are known for their unusual behavior. Expressing defiance is a normal part of child’s behavior. Arguing, not responding, disobeying, back talk, staying moody, picky eating, etc are very common in many kids, which are normal defiance. Defiance becomes a concern for parents when their child tends to disobey for weeks and months incessantly! Continue reading Defiant Children – Is it Normal or an Oppositional Defiant Disorder?

Understanding the Behavioral Disorders in Children

behavioral-diisorders-in-childrenBehavioral problems in children are very common. A kid behaving oddly is a part and parcel of life. However, proper care is essential to raise a well-mannered kid. It is essential for the parents to know about the different types of behavioral problems caused by different factors. Knowledge about the triggering factor would be extremely helpful in rectifying the issues early. Here is a brief outlook on different behavioral problems in kids seen widely. Continue reading Understanding the Behavioral Disorders in Children

Do’s and Don’ts to Improve Cognitive Functions in Kids

kid-playing-blocks-gameThere are plenty of ways to shape and mold your kids by improving the brain power. Enhance cognitive function, smart and intelligent kid. Instead of focusing on something special or enrolling them into training sessions for developing the cognitive functions, you can concentrate on improving their daily activities. The regular habits that most of us ignore provide a dramatic boost to the brain functions of the kid. Continue reading Do’s and Don’ts to Improve Cognitive Functions in Kids

Is Bedwetting Something to be Worried About?

Is Bedwetting Something to be Worried About Image 2 from Flickr Creative CommonsBedwetting is pretty common among young children. It’s estimated that approximately 13% of 6-year-olds wet the bed, while around 5% of 10-year-olds do so. A bedwetting phase can occur for just a short period of time for many children. Others may continue the habit into later years. But generally, it’s perfectly normal and nothing to worry about. Continue reading Is Bedwetting Something to be Worried About?

Monsoon and the Child Care – Enjoy Monsoon Blissfully

kid-playing-with-paper-boatsMonsoon gives us the beautiful cherishing memories of playing in the rain, enjoying the cool climate, floating the paper boats, splashing the water and having fun in the wet land. Most of us would have enjoyed the rain shower, whether it is drizzling rain or heavy one, of course with restrictions! Our kids are just like us. Monsoon is also about flood, contamination of water, developing infections, cold and fever, and many diseases. Just as the climate changes for better from hot summer, monsoon opens the wings and invites many diseases. This is definitely alarming to kids, who have developing immunity.  Continue reading Monsoon and the Child Care – Enjoy Monsoon Blissfully

Every Child Need Periodic Health Examinations

doctor-checking-girlEver since the birth of the little bundle of joy, the little one has to undergo several tests and medical examinations periodically. Besides vaccinations at appropriate age, periodic health checkup is must for kids, especially dentist. Most of these health tests are meant to determine the overall health and development of the children. According to a Chandler Emergency Dentist, it helps early detection of any disease and treatment before the disease aggravates. Continue reading Every Child Need Periodic Health Examinations

How Irregular Sleep Routine Impact the Kids and Ways to Overcome it

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Cry, eat and sleep! The life of a new-born revolves around these primary elements. Quality sleep is a critical element for overall development in kids, physically and psychologically.

Nobody can simply ignore the importance of the sleep that is more important for the little ones. The body heals and repairs itself during the sleep. Continue reading How Irregular Sleep Routine Impact the Kids and Ways to Overcome it

Four Smart Ways to Make your Kids Smarter

smart-boy-building-robotGrowth of a child, both physical and intellectual growth is influenced by various factors. The smart world is making money smartly on plenty of products that claim to boost the brain power. Kids’ products related to their physical and mental development are big business now! Everyone loves to raise their kid smart, make them smarter and outsmart others.

Continue reading Four Smart Ways to Make your Kids Smarter

Raising a Disabled Child – What You Should Know

disable-child-in-wheel-chairWelcoming a little bundle of joy is certainly an exaggerated feeling. However, when you learn that your child is physically or mentally disabled, you may be overwhelmed with roaring emotions. It is definitely a heartbreaking situation in a parent’s life. Many parents fail to prepare themselves and prepare the child to meet the world with courage and confidence. Knowing about the child’s disability simply shatters the parents. Knowledge, intervention at an early stage and care with clear ideas will help you and your child lead a happy life with no regrets. Continue reading Raising a Disabled Child – What You Should Know

How to Help Kids from Bed-wetting

Sleeping ChildBed-wetting is a predominant problem faced by millions of parents. According to a study, 1 in every 20 children under the age of 10 years experiences this problem. Bed-wetting is common in the night.

Bed-wetting is not just an embarrassing condition but also affect the health and hygiene. Just imagine how horrible it would be for a child and the parent to put a diaper for a 10-year old child? Continue reading How to Help Kids from Bed-wetting

5 Tips to Make your Kids Active and Healthy

playing-kidsHow to make kids active? This is one of the most intimidating problems faced by many parents. There are so many excuses and elements that make the children lazy or make them potato couch. Staying active is the key element for good health. Active children prevent themselves from developing mood disorders, poor functions of body organs, stress, etc and vice versa. Continue reading 5 Tips to Make your Kids Active and Healthy