Tag Archives: Childrens

Children’s Day India 2019 Date and Significance: Know History of the Day Also Known As Bal Divas and Nehru Jayanti

Representational Image (Photo Credits: unsplash.com) In India Children’s Day is celebrated every year on 14th of November, with much joy and enthusiasm. The day is observed in remembrance of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru – the first Prime Minister of India – on the occasion of his birth anniversary. Children’s Day in India is also popularly called… Read More »

Pediatricians share migrant children’s disturbing drawings of their time in US custody

The staff at the center asked the children to depict their time in CBP custody. A social worker at the center gave the drawings to the American Academy of Pediatrics, which gave them to CNN. “The fact that the drawings are so realistic and horrific gives us a view into what these children have experienced,”… Read More »

KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital pilot IoT-enabled facilities management project

KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital (KKH), the largest hospital specialising in healthcare for women and children in Singapore, has partnered with French multinational electric utility company ENGIE and end-to-end Internet of Things (IoT) solutions company UnaBiz on a smart facilities management project with digitisation of temperature and humidity monitoring using low-power sensors. WHAT’S THE IMPACT… Read More »

Parental ‘feeding styles’ reflect children’s genes

New research from King’s College London and UCL challenges the idea that a child’s weight largely reflects the way their parents feed them. Instead, parents appear to adopt feeding styles in response to their children’s natural body weight, which is largely genetically influenced. With childhood obesity at critical levels, researchers are looking for environmental factors… Read More »