Fever is a frequent symptom of childhood ailments. Does it always require treatment? Which methods of subduing fever cause less harm to a child body? Read the rest of this entry »
On the one hand, you want your child being sociable and friendly, on the other - cautious towards strangers. Babyhealth gives tips on how to give your child skills for personal safety. Read the rest of this entry »
Almost anyone, even the strongiest and healthiest baby falls sick from time to time. And if child diseases is an unavoidable thing, let’s try to treat them philosophically. Read the rest of this entry »
According to UK experts research, the happiest children are living in Netherlands and Scandinavia. While Britain is one of the worst places for babies.
Researchers took into account many indicators - from infant mortality and obesity to welfare of family and household. Read the rest of this entry »
Scientists from health center at Harvard University found a link between mother’s height and baby health. Specialists believe that woman’s height affects the size of her uterus. A smaller-sized woman’s body may trigger some complications during pregnancy and affect baby development in the womb. Read the rest of this entry »
Many doctors advise pregnant women to be sure to take vitamin E. However, recent studies indicate that future mothers should better refuse from this vitamin.
Specialists believe that taking vitamin E during pregnancy is the cause of a baby’s heart problems. Read the rest of this entry »
Pregnancy changes a woman. A future mum tries looking even more attractive and seductive and consequently starts using various beauty products actively. However, scientists warn that it can harm a future child health.
Recently beauty-products often contain parabens, possessing protective property, and phthalates. European scientists proved that these substances can lead to anomaly of baby Read the rest of this entry »
Carbohydrates are not only sugar …
Sugar plays an important role in children’s food. After all it is a known source of carbohydrates. Carbohydrates are a group of food substances in which they allocate simple carbohydrates and compound carbohydrates. Simple carbohydrates (glucose, fructose, maltose, sucrose) are mainly sweet substances which we receive from fruits, Read the rest of this entry »
Harward University employees have been observing 116 000 women within 8 years. All this time they have been gathering data about ladies’ gastronomic predilections. As a result, it was possible to find out that milk with low maintenance of fats causes problems with ovulation, what subsequently leads to sterility. And consumption of low-calorie milk Read the rest of this entry »
Last researches of demographers show that presence of children in a family influences parents’ lifetime considerably. It affects both men and women equally brightly.
Earlier it was proved that lifetime of mothers depends on presence of children, now it is already possible to prove the same law among fathers too. Read the rest of this entry »