Keyword Results for   'infant'  
Implications of recent revelations about universe's first light revealed  Apr 23, 9:38 am
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Scientists last month announced first hard evidence for cosmic inflation, the process by which the infant universe swelled from microscopic to cosmic size in an instant.
Probiotic use for infant colic 'not effective in reducing symptoms'  Apr 21, 11:02 am
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that the use of the probiotic L reuteri for infant colic does not reduce crying or fussing in infants nor is it effective in improving infant sleep, functioning or quality of life.
Peter Andre reveals sleepless nights because of infant daughter   Apr 20, 12:30 pm
London, Apr.20 (ANI): Peter Andre while talking about fatherhood has revealed that he was not good with sleepless nights.
New breakthrough could make Sudden Infant Death Syndrome history  Apr 16, 3:38 pm
Adelaide, Apr 16 (ANI): Researchers have made a world breakthrough in the fight against Sudden Infant Death Syndrome with a find that may have already saved one life.
Babies prefer fairness in choosing a playmate but only if it benefits them   Apr 15, 1:28 pm
Washington, April 15 (ANI): A research team designed a new experiment to test how race and fairness - a social tendency that infants appear to notice - influence babies' selection of a playmate.
Volvo designs rear-facing inflatable seat for toddlers  Apr 14, 5:52 pm
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): Volvo has reportedly come up with an inflatable car seat, designed exclusively for infant and toddler safety.
New theory suggests babies wake new mothers at night as part of survival tactic  Apr 10, 2:40 pm
London, Apr 10 (ANI): A leading evolutionary biologist has put forward the theory that an infant's tendency to wake up in the night may have been a Darwinian tactic to make mothers breastfeed more, thus reducing their fertility and limiting the number of siblings that will be born, which in turn improved a child's chances of survival.
Sleep's vital role for memory revealed  Apr 9, 2:06 pm
Washington, April 9 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that infants who nap are better able to apply lessons learned to new skills, while preschoolers are better able to retain learned knowledge after napping.
Circumcision benefits far outweigh its risks  Apr 3, 3:16 pm
Washington, April 3 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have shown that the benefits of infant male circumcision exceed the risks by over 100 to 1.
Infants 'sensitive to pleasant touch'  Apr 3, 10:26 am
Washington, April 3 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that infants show unique physiological and behavioral responses to pleasant touch, which may help to cement the bonds between child and parent and promote early social and physiological development.
Probiotics not helpful for tots with colic  Apr 2, 12:53 pm
Washington, April 2 (ANI): Researchers have found that Probiotics do not help infants with colic.
Breastfeeding could increase healthy bacteria in infants  Mar 21, 10:53 am
Washington, March 21 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that breastfeeding until at least nine months of age increases prevalence in the gastrointestinal tract of Lactobacilli and Bifidobacteria, species which are known to contribute to development of a healthy immune system.
Tots use known verbs to learn new nouns  Mar 9, 10:38 am
Washington, March 9 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that even before infants begin to talk in sentences, they pay careful attention to the way a new word is used in conversations, and learn new words from the information in sentences.
Baby media products don't instill reading skills in infants  Feb 26, 1:01 pm
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Even though parents use DVDs and other media in an attempt to teach their kids to read, these tools don't instill reading skills in babies, a new study has revealed.
Pointing is tot's first communicative gesture  Feb 25, 10:01 am
Washington, Feb. 25 (ANI): Researchers have said that pointing is infants' first communicative gesture.
Premies benefit from adult talk  Feb 21, 9:41 am
Washington, Feb. 21 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that premature babies benefit from being exposed to adult talk as early as possible.
Infants born with cleft lips can lead normal social life if treated on time  Feb 20, 3:24 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 20 (ANI): Cleft lip and cleft palate are birth defects that occur when the tissues that form the roof of the mouth and the upper lip fail to fuse from one or both sides.
Controlling appetite could help in preventing childhood obesity  Feb 18, 3:29 pm
Washington, February 18 (ANI): Two studies have revealed that heartier appetite could help in tackling obesity and affect more rapid infant growth.
China expands abandoned baby hatch scheme for unwanted, disabled infants  Feb 17, 5:09 pm
Beijing, Feb. 17 (ANI): The Chinese authorities are reportedly expanding the number of baby hatches by setting up atleast two dozen of them across the country for parents to safely abandon their unwanted toddlers.
Talking to infants sharpens their language processing skills  Feb 14, 10:16 am
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): A psychologist at Stanford University has shown as to why talking to kids really matters in their language development.
US Army considering possibilities of shrinking force by replacing soldiers with robots  Jan 24, 3:46 pm
Washington, Jan. 24 (ANI): The US Army is reportedly studying the prospect of shrinking the size of its forces by replacing human soldiers with combat robots.
Nine crib deaths reported in Malda hospital  Jan 17, 7:34 pm
Malda (West Bengal), Jan.17 (ANI): As many as nine infants have died in the government-run Malda Medical College and Hospital in West Bengal.
Infants can distinguish between friends and foes  Jan 9, 1:20 pm
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A new study suggests that even before babies have language skills or much information about social structures, they can infer whether others are likely to be friends by observing their likes and dislikes.
Low gut microbial diversity could up asthma risk in infants  Jan 8, 11:32 am
Washington, Jan. 8 (ANI): Low gut microbial diversity in the intestines of infants could raise the risk for asthma development, a new research has suggested.
Mother's touch critical for premies   Jan 7, 11:08 am
Washington, Jan. 7 (ANI): Scientists have claimed that the benefits that premature infants gain from skin-to-skin contact with their mothers is measurable even 10 years after birth.