(Smile Institute of Child Health & Akola Test Tube Baby Centre)

Looking after mental health of children & adolescents. Spreading awareness & deconstructing the stigma of mental illness.


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मोबईल वापरा संबंधी/How to get out of mobile/internet addiction?

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बाळाला लागणारी आवशक पादार्थ १ . दुध पाजण्यासाठी बोतालचा वापर करू नये, व नेहमी वाटी व चमचा वापरावे. २. अंगावरचे दुध दीड ते दोन वर्षापर्यंत पाजावे.

Iron Deficiency Anemia What is Anemia? Anemia is a condition in which the blood doesn’t have enough healthy red blood cells or number of red blood cells (RBC), and accordingly their oxygen carrying capacity,is inadequate to meet the body’s physiological needs.

Parenting Tips Important tips for parents (1)Protect your child from passive smoking

Weaning/Complementary Foods 1)Never introduce bottle for feeding.Always use katori-spoon. 2)Continue breast feeding till 1 ½ to 2 years.

Emotional Intelligence is the capability of individuals to recognise their own ,and other peoples emotions.It can be measured on a scale and given a numeric value which is known as Emotional Quotient(EQ).

Adoption means a legal process that allows someone to become the parent of a child,even though the parent and child are not related by blood.But in every other way,adoptive parents are the child’s parents.

HELPING A CHILD WHO STUTTERS Speak with your child in an unhurried way, pausing frequently. At the same time, try not to sound unnatural. Wait a few seconds after your child finishes speaking before you begin to speak.

LEARNING DISABILITIES (LD) Problems with speaking, reading, writing, spelling and doing maths could be caused by Learning Disabilities (LD).

Down syndrome (Trisomy 21) is a disorder in which a person has an extra 21st chromosome. One in every eight hundred children has Down syndrome. Children with Down syndrome experience delays in physical and intellectual development.

Cerebral Palsy (CP) is a disability that affects movement.

Autism:Autism is a developmental disability that affects communication, social interaction, and play skills. Autism affects about 1 in 88 people and it occurs approximately four times more in boys than in girls

ASPERGER’S SYNDROME (AS) Asperger Syndrome (AS) is a disorder of development and is considered to be one of Autism Spectrum Disorders. All Autism spectrum disorders include developmental problems in broadly three areas: social relatedness and social skills, the use of language for communicative purposes, and repetitive behaviours and a limited but intense range of interests.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD refers to a certain pattern of problems in attention, impulsivity and hyperactivity occurring together. ADHD affects the behavior and development of a child. Three to five of every hundred children have some form of ADHD.

Learn more about toys here. Which toys should be bought or gifted according to kid's age.

“Play” Plays an important role in the development of children. It is being neglected today due to the concept of nuclear families, traditions and socio cultural way of life in the society. It is a medium through which children learn and enjoy. Hence no child should be deprived of it.

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