Malaria kills around 1,300 children every day in sub-Saharan Africa alone. A new malaria vaccine, the first ever, has the potential to prevent millions of malaria cases. Click to read more.

New malaria vaccine would be a breakthrough

Estimates are that myopia affects about one in three people in India and the number of children developing it is on the rise. Click to read how to take precautions.

More sun, less TV to prevent myopia

Despite the prevalence of diabetes in India, many people still don't know the facts about the disease, its causes and how to treat it. Click to learn more.

9 common myths about diabetes

A new study from Japan echoes the sentiments of advocates for attachment parenting and mothers world over: holding a fussing baby can calm them down and let you get to the root of their dissatisfaction.

Hold tight: Carry your baby to calm her down

Getting children to pay attention in class for long periods is a challenge for any teacher, but giving them standing desks seems to help. Click to read more.

Standing desks get kids’ attention