Category: Development

Is honey better than sugar for kids?

  Plain sugar is seen as unhealthy, which is why some people substitute white sugar with brown sugar, thinking that it is a better choice. Others believe that natural sweeteners like honey and maple syrup are healthier than white sugar. The Health Promotion Board debunks common myths and offers tips on how to lower your…

Football for kids: heading balls poses brain damage risk?

Dele Alli’s double header to help Tottenham beat Chelsea 2-0 in the English Premiership last week must have inspired football-loving children around the world to master the art. But a study by the University of Stirling in the United Kingdom last October yielded results that were not just mind-boggling, but also brain-numbing. They found memory…