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Does your child prefer saltines or sweet treats? Snack preference is linked to genetics

Does your child prefer saltines or sweet treats? Snack preference is linked to genetics

The types of snacks a child chooses could be linked to genetics, a new study has claimed. The researcher investigated whether genetic variants in taste receptors related to sweet preference, fat taste sensitivity and aversion to bitter green leafy vegetables influenced the snacks chosen by the study participants. They found that nearly 80% of the [...]

March 6, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Does your child prefer saltines or sweet treats? Snack preference is linked to genetics

Protect your child against changing weather

Protect your child against changing weather

Amid the incessant monsoon showers, the hot summer sun is slowly fading and fall is slowing creeping in. Every time the weather changes, children are the worst affected. Hence, it is important to protect your child against the changing weather by providing the right food. Protect your child against seasonal sicknesses brought about by the [...]

September 23, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Protect your child against changing weather

How To Lose Weight After Child Birth

How To Lose Weight After Child Birth

The baby is here and your days and nights are packed with action, somewhere there is also a burning desire to fit into your old clothes and wear those skinny jeans again. You can do it. NO DIETING all you need is common sense and patience.Let’s start at the beginning.If you pre pregnancy weight was [...]

May 29, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on How To Lose Weight After Child Birth

Das pitches for education of girl child

Das pitches for education of girl child

Chief minister Raghubar Das today performed kanya pujaon the last day of Navratri at Shitla Mandir in Bhalubasa, and made a strong pitch for education of girl child. The chief minister said development of Jharkhand, or for that matter any state, hinged on the progress of girl child and women. “Women of India are more [...]

October 11, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Das pitches for education of girl child

A Wounded Child In Aleppo, Silent And Still, Shocks The World

A Wounded Child In Aleppo, Silent And Still, Shocks The World

Surrounded by shouting, he’s completely silent. The child is small, alone, covered in blood and dust, dropped in the back of an ambulance with his feet dangling off the edge of a too-big chair. He doesn’t cry or speak. His face is stunned and dazed, but not surprised. He wipes his hand over his wounded [...]

August 19, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on A Wounded Child In Aleppo, Silent And Still, Shocks The World

Six injured, including child, in Switzerland train attack

Six injured, including child, in Switzerland train attack

A 27-year-old Swiss man set fire to a train and attacked passengers with a knife in northeastern Switzerland on Saturday, injuring six, including a six-year-old child, police said. The motive for the attack is unclear and has left several of the injured in serious condition, suffering from stab wounds and burns. The suspect reportedly poured [...]

August 14, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Six injured, including child, in Switzerland train attack

Money Guru | Financial planning for Child education, Part-II

Money Guru | Financial planning for Child education, Part-II

Watch complete news story of Money Guru about Financial planning for Child education and stay updated with the latest trends and statistics in the stock market, commodity market and share market! Zee Business is one of the leading and fastest growing Hindi business news channels in India. The channel has revolutionized business news by its [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Money Guru | Financial planning for Child education, Part-II

Australia: Guantanamo-style abuse of child prisoners shows current detention system has failed

Australia: Guantanamo-style abuse of child prisoners shows current detention system has failed

Chilling footage showing detained Indigenous children being tear gassed and a child being hooded and strapped to a restraint chair in Australia’s Northern Territory must serve as a wakeup call for the government on the need to urgently change its policies on juvenile detention, Amnesty International said today. The image of a distressed child being [...]

August 3, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Australia: Guantanamo-style abuse of child prisoners shows current detention system has failed

Child sex abuse: More than 100 rapes with online link in past year

Child sex abuse: More than 100 rapes with online link in past year

More than 100 child rapes with online links took place in England and Wales in the last year, police figures obtained by the NSPCC show. Data from 38 out of 43 police forces suggested the internet was used in 3,186 sexual offences against children in the year to 31 March, said the NSPCC – more [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Child sex abuse: More than 100 rapes with online link in past year

Researchers: Your new child isn’t always imitating you

Researchers: Your new child isn’t always imitating you

The long-held idea that young toddlers imitate the facial features and actions of their mother and fatheris inaccurate, say researchers in Australia and England. In a look at with more than one hundred babies, researchers at the university Queensland and numerousuniversities in England observed the toddlers aren’t sticking their tongues out in reaction to their [...]

May 8, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Researchers: Your new child isn’t always imitating you

UN laments rise in civilian, child casualties in Afghanistan

UN laments rise in civilian, child casualties in Afghanistan

Kabul – Civilian deaths in Afghanistan fell 13 per cent while injuries saw an 11-per-cent increase in the first three months of the year compared to the same period of 2015, the UN said Sunday, as government forces continued to battle a powerful Taliban insurgency. The latest figures take the total number of civilian casualties since [...]

April 17, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on UN laments rise in civilian, child casualties in Afghanistan

Signs your child may be being bullied

Signs your child may be being bullied

Last summer, I was invited to observe an assembly at one of the schools I visit in my capacity as founder of the Self-Esteem Team, a group that travels the UK delivering workshops on mental health and body image. Pupils had been working on a sketch as part of their drama lessons, which was to [...]

March 15, 2016 Saheli Uncategorized Comments Off on Signs your child may be being bullied