Aleiya Polin is a translator, news writer, and former educator. She holds a B.A. in English and a Postgraduate Certificate in Education. Aleiya also has a Graduate Diploma in Translation and a Master’s in Translation Studies from Concordia University. Book worm and language enthusiast, she is also the proud helicopter mommy to two adorable monsters. Born and raised in Mauritius, Aleiya is now based in Montreal, irresistibly drawn to its cultural mosaic, outdoorsy spirit and stunning architecture.
Articles by Aleiya Polin
New 3-D images show the degree of stress placed on a baby’s skull as it moves through the birth canal, leaving even scientists surprised.
New study indicates that over 20 million babies around the globe were born underweight in 2015.
Some women may experience a rare phenomenon called “the hook effect”, whereby their pregnancy tests are negative when they are actually pregnant.
The Medical University Of South Carolina is promoting a health program which teaches kids food portion control, how to pick healthier food options and how to get active.
A 34-year-old mother of two is now officially cancer-free after her growing fetus saved her life when her pregnancy caused doctors to spot a cancerous tumour.
A Bay area-based baby formula delivery startup is launching direct-to-consumer European-style formula and is promising wholesome ingredients only.
New research by Susan Woodhouse finds that caregivers need only “get it right” half the time when responding to babies’ need for attachment to have a positive impact on a baby.
Women who suffer from migraines are more likely to experience pregnancy complications like miscarriage, premature birth or pre-eclampsia, a study has revealed.
Pregnancy is a wonderful adventure but it also comes with its share of bodily changes, including stretch marks.
You might be sitting on a small fortune if you have old Lego stashed away in your basement. Savvy collectors are cashing in on as much as $10k by selling this popular and timeless toy.
Experts believe some women may incorrectly consider e-cigarettes as a safe alternative during pregnancy.
Bowel cancer has an overlap of symptoms with pregnancy, which can make it hard to detect in young women.
Two-year-old Harper Comparin, with spina bifida, is busy moving to Baby Shark while undergoing pediatric rehabilitation at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida.
It is now possible to say whether a baby is at risk of becoming an obese 10-year-old child by using a predictor tool, according to researchers.
Bottle-fed babies are 25% more likely to end up obese later in life, new research suggests.
Kelly Clarkson attended her big movie premiere night on Saturday with her whole family in toe.