Career choice is one of the most important decisions one will make as it involves one’s lifetime. The ‘best suited’ career depends on one’s personality profile, desires and aims that will bring satisfaction, success, happiness and fulfilment. Planning a career is gaining importance with a wide variety of options available nowadays, gone are the days when Medicine or Engineering was the only best options. Career nowadays can almost be tailored to one’s interest and inclination so that one can find happiness in what one does, as the chosen career will represent one’s lifestyle and personality.
Adolescent years are a transition between pediatric and adult years of life. Adolescent health has major multiple issues in the modern era, as the majority of health issues are preventable but often neglected. Steering the present generation in the right way is the responsibility of parents. In the present fast pace of life, adolescents’ are influenced by the current fashions, fads and trends, almost all following prevailing cultures and the influence of pop culture, social networking with the iPods, iPhones and iPads parents, have a tough time keeping their children on the right path. “I don’t know” is the standard reply of almost all teenagers on many matters.
The family is the centre of the social fabric for a healthy society and the health of the society is linked to the health of the family. The family as a unit is faced with many changes and challenges. It is very vital that we understand the challenges that the family faces and the ways to cope with these challenges.
The first year in the life of a child is amazing. In a span of twelve months, a tiny newborn baby who is totally dependent on the mother will grow and develop rapidly gaining skills and capabilities to interact socially, exercise autonomy, to walk, talk and gain mastery over the environment.
My Baby Picture Book is a novel way of recording the baby’s early developmental milestones during the first year of life. In fact, there is no other stage in life is there such remarkable acquisition of skill and rapid physical growth. A cute newborn by the age of one year is walking, talking and socially interacting with the family is truly fascinating.