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Personal care products may be hazardous for babies Dec 12, 1:38 pm
Washington, Dec. 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that through personal care products (PCPs) such as lotions and shampoos, infants and toddlers are likely becoming exposed to potentially harmful substances, called parabens, at an even higher level than adult women.
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the Chiranjeevi Yojana program in Gujarat, that claimed to reduce infant and maternal deaths in rural India by encouraging mothers to deliver in private hospitals, has been unsuccessful, despite the investment of more than 25 million dollars since 2005.
Cause of infant deaths from SIDS identified Dec 4, 1:45 pm
Melbourne, Dec. 4 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that babies dying from Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) have brain stem abnormalities regardless of whether they were exposed to risks like suffocation or co-sleeping.
Chain-smoking baby quits habit, gets hooked on to junk-food Nov 18, 11:48 am
Melbourne, Nov. 18 (ANI): An Indonesian kids, who achieved world-wide fame as an infant after pictures and video of him smoking 40-cigarettes daily surfaced, has kicked his habit, but is now hooked on to junk food.
Chinese website slammed for selling 'infant sex dolls' Nov 17, 11:40 am
London, Nov. 17 (ANI): A Chinese website has been slammed for selling sex dolls aimed at paedophiles.
Why cot deaths occur in babies Nov 14, 3:20 pm
London, Nov. 14 (ANI): A new study has claimed that cot death of a new-born baby happens when the infant has abnormalities like heart rate and blood control problems.
Autism can be spotted in eyes of kids as young as two months Nov 7, 10:43 am
Washington, Nov. 7 (ANI): Eye contact with others declines in 2 to 6-month-old infants, who are later diagnosed with autism, a new study has suggested.
Breastfeeding may prevent development of autism in kids Nov 7, 10:43 am
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): A new study has proposed that protein called insulin-like growth factor (IGF), which is delivered via breastfeeding, could help predict an infant's propensity to later develop autism.
How babies learn through imitation Oct 31, 10:41 am
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): A new study has revealed that infant brains are sensitive to other people's movements, like when they observe others moving their feet, activity in the foot areas of their cortex increases.
Infant's pain alters response to anxiety and stress later in life Oct 31, 10:41 am
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): Pain experienced by infants who often do not receive analgesics while undergoing tests and treatment in neonatal intensive care may permanently alter future responses to anxiety, stress and pain in adulthood, as early life pain alters neural circuits in the brain that regulate stress, a new study has revealed.
Male birth defect linked to pesticide exposure: Study Oct 30, 10:42 am
Washington, Oct. 30 (ANI): A research on several hundred chemicals used in commercial pesticides has found only weak evidence of anyone of them being associated with a common birth defect in male infants.
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that having children early and in rapid succession are major factors fueling high infant mortality rates in the South Asian countries of Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan, where one in 14 births to young mothers ends with the death of the child within the first year.
Maternal smoking linked to poor infant immunity Oct 22, 11:10 am
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): A new study has revealed that smoking during pregnancy is associated with both respiratory and non-respiratory infections in infants, resulting in increased risk for hospitalization and death.
Human yawning becomes contagious for chimps with age Oct 17, 3:54 pm
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that as sanctuary-kept chimpanzees grow from infant to juvenile, they develop increased susceptibility to human yawn contagion, possibility due to their increasing ability to empathize.
Babies as young as 18 months know if you're faking emotions Oct 17, 11:13 am
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): A new research has demonstrated that infants can detect whether a person's emotions are justifiable given a particular context, as early as 18 months.
New Delhi, October 4 (ANI): Salman Khan met Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo and fashion designer Sanjana Jon to raise awareness for female infanticide and women empowerment in Mumbai.
New Delhi, October 2 (ANI): Miss Universe Olivia Culpo has revealed that she is a big fan of actor Salman Khan.
D Raja condoles death of 25 infants in Kolkata, calls on Mamata Govt. to focus on healthcare Sep 7, 11:51 am
New Delhi, Sept 7 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja on Saturday expressed his condolences over the death of twenty five infants at Kolkata's B C Roy Hospital, and called on the West Bengal Government to pay special attention to the healthcare sector.
25 infants dead in four days at Kolkata Hospital Sep 7, 10:49 am
Kolkata, Sept 7 (ANI): Atleast twenty five infants have died at Kolkata's BC Roy Hospital over the past four days.
Kids who are read to turn out to be less violent in adulthood Sep 3, 12:06 pm
London, Sept 3 (ANI): A former senior police officer suggests that children, who are read to as infants, are less likely to engage in violent crime when they are adults.
Washington, Sept. 03 (ANI): A new research has found that for 3 and 4-month-old infants, non-human primate vocalizations promoted object categorization, mirroring exactly the effects of human speech, but that by six months, non-human primate vocalizations no longer had this effect.
London, September 1 (ANI): Justin Bieber's family has called him a "bad example" to his infant half-sister and brother.
London, Aug. 19 (ANI): A police officer in China has been detained after allegedly grabbing a baby from her father's arms and hurling her onto the ground after a bet with is friend.
Infiltration, ceasefire violations would be met with 'full force': Maj. Gen V.P Singh Aug 18, 5:32 pm
Rajouri, Aug. 18 (ANI): Major General V.P Singh, General Officer Commanding 25th Infantry Division, on Sunday assured that the situation at the border is under control and any act of infiltration or ceasefire violation would be met resolutely with power and full force.
Washington, August 18 (ANI): A man, who is believed to be "obsessed" with Selena Gomez, has been charged for killing his mother, sister, a niece and his infant nephew in Oklahoma City.
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