Image: Shutterstock Mexico is the most populous Spanish speaking country in the world (1). This is probably the reason that most Mexican surnames are derived from Spanish, and several have their origins in Spain. Mexicans have two surnames. The first name is the father’s last name and the second the mother’s last name. This way,
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Image: Shutterstock Norway has a unique naming pattern. In ancient times, it consisted of three parts – given name, patronym, and address. But as society evolved, so did the Norwegian naming scheme to feature fixed surnames. Some of the most common surnames ended with ‘-sen,’ or ‘-son,’ ‘-datter’ or ‘-dotter,’ meaning ‘son of’ or ‘daughter
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Scientists have highlighted a possible link between infection with rotavirus and an increased risk of developing type 1 diabetes. Undergoing vaccination against the pathogen may be an effective way to prevent the condition. Could a routine childhood vaccination reduce the incidence of type 1 diabetes? Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune condition. The exact reason
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This article may include advertisements, paid product features, affiliate links and other forms of sponsorship. Being a parent means learning to juggle lots of things. Multi-tasking becomes second nature for parents, especially as they learn to juggle nap times, meal times, daycare and school drop-offs, you name it. Parents do this on the daily while still having
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The perineum is the area between the genitals and the anus. There are many different possible causes of pain in this part of the body. Perineal pain can affect people of both sexes. In males, the perineum sits just behind the scrotum and extends to the anus. In females, the perineum begins at the front
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Bronchiolitis is a lung infection that mostly occurs in infants in the autumn and winter months, although adults may also develop it. This infection, which affects the lower airways, can be severe and often requires medical attention. Doctors often diagnose bronchiolitis in children under 2 years of age. Experts estimate that during a baby’s first
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An ultrasound is sometimes called a sonogram because it is a piece of machinery that develops images using sound waves. In essence, the machine creates the kind of images a bat might see since these creatures also use sound waves to ‘see’ where they are going. The device uses a transducer to emit high-frequency sounds
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This article may include advertisements, paid product features, affiliate links and other forms of sponsorship. Recovering from childbirth and postpartum can be more overwhelming than you initially anticipated. Depending on the situation, experiencing severe pain episodes can happen, and in those cases, your first instinct might be to resort to prescription meds. While painkillers do
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This article may include advertisements, paid product features, affiliate links and other forms of sponsorship. Rather than seeing stories about the benefits of playing video games, if you spend any time watching the news or you search online for the effects of video games on children, you are bound to find some terrifying claims. Everything
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IN THIS ARTICLE Cycling is not just a good form of exercise but also a fun activity. But when you have little kids to take care of, making time for this cool outdoor activity becomes difficult. How about taking your young kids along using a bike trailer? Bike trailers are created so your kids can
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Some women wish to lose weight after pregnancy. It is possible to achieve postpartum weight loss safely by breastfeeding, eating a healthful diet, and exercising. According to the authors of a 2019 study, weight changes during and after pregnancy can have significant ongoing health effects for many women. Postpartum weight loss may reduce the risk
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This article may include advertisements, paid product features, affiliate links and other forms of sponsorship. The big kids are back in school and fall is in the air, for some parents and their little ones, the indoor activities for toddlers you can usually entertain with have lost their new-ness, and both moms and tots can
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When a healthy baby has a low temperature, it may not signal a problem. However, very low temperatures may indicate or cause a serious health problem. The average healthy body temperature is 98.6°F. Shifts in a baby’s activity level or environment can affect their temperature, while different methods of taking a temperature can give slightly
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Image: Shutterstock Scandinavia is the European region that encompasses Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. As these countries have strong cultural and linguistic ties, it is no wonder that they have a lot in common in the surnames too. The ancestors of modern Scandinavians used a patronymic naming system. The nobles were the first to take last
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Your child might just outgrow the phase of playing with a manual helicopter. They want something more. They want a real flying toy helicopter. Also, if the child controls this flying copter, then their joy would be immense. They would love to have a remote-controlled helicopter. A remote-controlled helicopter flies in the air, and its
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Image: Shutterstock For several decades, pirates have been the figures of adventure and vagrancy. Several movies, such as ‘The Pirates of the Caribbean’ and ‘Treasure Island’ follow the lives of pirates. We get a glimpse of their social order, their personal lives, and even their fascinating pirate names. Pirate names have flair, and each name
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Spotting in early pregnancy is common for many women and usually not a cause for concern. However, in some instances, it may occur as a symptom of a pregnancy complication. About a quarter of pregnant women experience bleeding during the first trimester. Although bleeding is a possible sign of early pregnancy loss, it does not
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This article may include advertisements, paid product features, affiliate links and other forms of sponsorship. Like with any other crazy or wild dream, one may dream of being pregnant whether they are or not. When it comes to pregnancy dream meanings, there are two different ways to evaluate the situation depending on whether the person
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Chickenpox can cause a range of symptoms in babies, including an itchy rash and changes in sleeping habits. The symptoms may be more severe than those in older children or adults because the immune system in babies is still developing. Although chickenpox often clears up on its own, it can cause serious symptoms in babies,
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IN THIS ARTICLE A clean and dry mattress is essential for your baby to sleep well. But if your little one wets the mattress too often, then maintaining it becomes difficult. Also, you may not want to keep your baby in a diaper for long hours. So, how do you ensure that your infant sleeps
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Image: Shutterstock Wales lies to the west of Great Britain Island and is the part of the United Kingdom. The Welsh, people from Wales, are often identified by a given name and their connection to a family. Most Welsh surnames are patronymic and mainly derived from paternal lineage. During the Middle Ages, they used to
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IN THIS ARTICLE Come summer and kids spend most of their time in and around pools and water bodies. Besides swimming and wading around the pool, they like to indulge in a variety of water games while they’re at it. One toy that makes water-time more fun in summers is a water gun. A cool
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Uterus pain in early pregnancy is a common experience, and it has a range of possible causes. While most of these are not serious, some will require medical attention. During early pregnancy, the uterus is much smaller than it will be in the second and third trimesters. Therefore, pain in this part of the body
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This article may include advertisements, paid product features, affiliate links and other forms of sponsorship. Imagine feeling like you are a completely different person inside your mind than what you appear to be on the outside. These feelings can be confusing, embarrassing, and complicated. Gender dysphoria is the strong feeling that an individual’s actual gender
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IN THIS ARTICLE STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education comprises a significant part of the child’s academics. So, anything you do to help the child get better in these subjects is not a waste. Of the many ways to teach the basic concepts of science and mathematics to children, STEM toys are among the
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