Discourage the W-position sitting in children. Parents pay attention!

Kids while growing up have a general tendency to develop W-sitting pattern or in common language sitting in a frog style. This habit of our younger ones should be strictly discouraged as it hampers the motor development and other higher level skills required later in life. It also leads to orthopedic problems in further stages.

Look at this video and get a clear view.

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Urinary Tract Infections and Antibiotics: Some points to seriously ponder on.

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I would like all the women folk and young girls on the other side of the screen to read this article published in the magazine Popular Science.

UTIs are one of the common problems that we all have come across. Also, we know that in recent times the antibiotic resistance of the microbial community has dreaded the medical fraternity in some or the other way.  Research has been done that claims that antibiotics have made UTIs to treat a bit difficult. Bacteria being resistant to antibiotics do not flush out completely leading to re-occurrence of the infection, that is, the recurrent UTIs (RUTI). But anti biotic use is not only the sole reason behind RUTIs. There are other reasons too that are cited in the article. Follow the link below.

http://www.popsci.com/uti-recurrent-antibiotic-resistance#page-2

 

Its National Nutrition Week.

The first week of September is marked as National Nutrition Week. This year the motto of the programme is Better Child Health, which is very crucial for everyone and especially the expecting and new mums. It is, in fact, necessary for them to know about the importance of proper nutrition and dietary facts for the future generation as well as about themselves which would help in building a healthier and stable society.

follow the links below.

http://www.ndtv.com/food/national-nutrition-week-2017-a-quick-guide-to-infant-feeding-essentials-1745861

https://www.nhp.gov.in/

 

Vaccines for tumors on a new road of success.

Leiden University Medical Centre, Netherlands has affirmed the potential of tumor vaccines based on Neoantigens (molecules found only in cancerous cells) to be effective in controlling the deadly disease. Though the studies are in initial phases, yet this has surely a long and promising way to go.

http://zeenews.india.com/health/tailor-made-cancer-vaccine-proves-safe-in-trials-2021715

Back with a bang!

Hello everyone!

From past several months, I was not active on my blog. The reason being I was enjoying the new bond of love with my firstborn. Though my followers’ list is not long yet for the kind ones who’ve been reading my posts here’s a good news- AM BACK !

I would try my level best to keep posting and updating you with the latest breakthroughs in the biological world, however, the number of posts may be a handful – all thanks to my zestful, perky young boy, nonetheless, I’ll make sure you will enjoy.

Signing off,

Keep reading , Keep learning!

Are we, the new parents or would be parents heading towards a better parenthood??

The ‘new’ generation, our generation, is very cautious and peculiar when it comes to raising our kids, the future generation. But are we going the right way? Please read the following research conducted at the University of Notre Dame. Click on the link below

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/01/130107110538.html