Children & Family

How to make this Father’s day different!

by Rahul

How to make this Father’s day different for your “real life hero”? Father’s Day is a day which holds significance throughout the world and is celebrated to acknowledge the contribution of fat...

If the parent-child relationship starts well, it tends to stay well

by Rahul

A study has found links between early secure attachment between a 2-year-old and his or her mother or father and the quality of their relationship at the age of 10 and 12. But it’s more complicated ...

Mothers going back to work early doesn’t harm child development

by Rahul

Research from three industrialised countries finds that early returns to work after childbearing do not pose threat to the healthy development of children. Mothers’ going back to work soon after ...

Divorce causes greater pain for parents than for childless couples

by Rahul

Divorce hits men and women much harder if they are parents—particularly of younger children—than if they are childless, according to our research. These findings suggest that we could find new way...

Girls do more housework than boys, particularly when mothers work long hours

by Rahul

A new study reinforces a familiar story by finding that girls aged 8-18 do more routine housework than boys. However, the difference didn’t grow as the children aged: time spent doing housework i...