Has your baby been screened for hearing impairment?



Hearing impairment is something that is not easily discernible in adults, much more in babies and little children. Studies have shown that even the slightest hearing impairment can translate to … [Read more...]


Pregnant and smoking? Read this!



Pregnant, yet still smoking? Well, this latest report from the experts might motivate you to quit. Swedish researchers compared the blood pressure of babies of moms show smoked during pregnancy, … [Read more...]


Swimming: good or bad for asthma?



It’s been freezing outside for days and the kids have eventually lost the enthusiasm for snow games. Now, what can we do in terms of exercise? The answer is swimming in indoor, heated swimming … [Read more...]


Can baby fat predict obesity?



The last three decades have witnessed the rapid increased incidence in obesity and scientists and health experts are scrambling to come up with ways and means to stop and reverse this trend. Recently, … [Read more...]


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