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Parenting woes: Whether you feel mild fatigue or are close to a burnout, here are eight tips to prevent emotional exhaustion
Health

Parenting woes: Whether you feel mild fatigue or are close to a burnout, here are eight tips to prevent emotional exhaustion

The chronic stress of parenting can turn into parental burnout, which can be emotionally exhausting

A case for subversive children's stories: Contrasting the messaging in The Rainbow Fish with Room on the Broom
Lifestyle

A case for subversive children's stories: Contrasting the messaging in The Rainbow Fish with Room on the Broom

When we allow children to live out their bully-duping fantasies, to make fun of adult institutions, encourage imagination over reality, disruption over self-righteousness we enable them to figure out how they can improve the status quo.

Parenting in the time of Coronavirus: Children have questions but how do you explain the pandemic
India

Parenting in the time of Coronavirus: Children have questions but how do you explain the pandemic

Parents are dealing with children who are too old to be shushed or placated and too young to understand the situation the world is in.

Talking politics to children: Hiding truths is futile; honest, sensitive conversations can help build empathy
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Talking politics to children: Hiding truths is futile; honest, sensitive conversations can help build empathy

Talking to children is of utmost importance, not just to help them cope with what they may get exposed to directly or indirectly, but also to raise responsible, non-judgemental and inclusive human beings. If they are prevented from being exposed to conversations, they may become more vulnerable to biased information.

‘It’s ridiculous to tell a new mom to snap out of postpartum depression’
Health

‘It’s ridiculous to tell a new mom to snap out of postpartum depression’

'Eight in 10 women will experience baby blues. One or more in 10 could face postpartum depression. And in rare cases, they could have postpartum psychosis.'

Firstpost launches season 4 of 9 Months, parenting series to focus on kids from toddlers to pre-teens
Life

Firstpost launches season 4 of 9 Months, parenting series to focus on kids from toddlers to pre-teens

The launch of 9 Months witnessed a Blogger's meet in Mumbai comprising a panel discussion between actors Malini Kapoor, Suchitra Pillai and chef Rakhee Vaswani among others that provided a take on parenting through their hands on experiences.

Five tips for sleep-deprived moms of newborns
Health

Five tips for sleep-deprived moms of newborns

According to a study, moms lose one hour of sleep every night until the baby turns three-months-old, and dads lose about 15 minutes of sleep per night.

Big Little Lies: Decoding the parasitic relationship the parents shared with their children in HBO series
Entertainment

Big Little Lies: Decoding the parasitic relationship the parents shared with their children in HBO series

Season 2 only highlighted what Big Little Lies has always showed: The choices of the parent always shapes the life of their little one.

Parents should let children learn from their mistakes
India

Parents should let children learn from their mistakes

A growing body of research points out that children who are over-protected and have parents solving all their problems, are less equipped to deal with stress

World Health Day 2019: Parents must lead by example, spend more time with kids
News & Analysis

World Health Day 2019: Parents must lead by example, spend more time with kids

Nearly 90% of kids & adolescents globally are increasingly being exposed to online gaming.

Developmental milestones for your baby
Life

Developmental milestones for your baby

Perhaps the most anticipated milestone of the baby is when they take their first step.

That much-needed jab: The Importance of a vaccination schedule for your child
Life

That much-needed jab: The Importance of a vaccination schedule for your child

The episode was dedicated to the importance of following a schedule when it comes to vaccination.

Making nutrition fun for a toddler
Life

Making nutrition fun for a toddler

One of the biggest challenges for a parent of a toddler is to please their little one’s palate.

Balancing act: Maintaining a healthy parent-toddler relationship
Life

Balancing act: Maintaining a healthy parent-toddler relationship

Arundhati and Aditi were joined by TV actor Karanvir Bohra, who gave his inputs on the role of dads in parenting today.

How does one make the right choice for a school
Life

How does one make the right choice for a school

Selecting the right school for a child becomes an uphill task for many parents.

5 myths and facts about toddler nutrition
Life

5 myths and facts about toddler nutrition

Parents, we all know that feeding your toddler the right way may seem an impossible task at times!

Different strokes: 5 uncommon parenting methods
Life

Different strokes: 5 uncommon parenting methods

It is always good to be aware of the different methods of parenting to make a well-informed decision.

9 Months | Season 3 | Different Strokes: Handling inquisitive children
9 Months

9 Months | Season 3 | Different Strokes: Handling inquisitive children

Celebrity parents Manmeet Singh [Meet Bros. fame] & Karishma Modi talk about how today’s curious kids cross-question their parent's orders & demands. In short, the celebrity parents throw light on the difficulties faced by all working parents in raising their children in today’s world. They share their tactics of handling their inquisitive toddler which can be helpful for many parents.

How toddlers learn
Life

How toddlers learn

Have you seen toddlers seriously at play? Little faces puckered in concentration, tongues sticking out — completely, utterly focused.