I am Dr. Rahat Sayyad, a physician, parenting coach and mom of two.
I believe that parenting is something that should NOT be learnt on the job.
Here at doctormommyspeaks i use my medical expertise, research and personal experience as a parent to provide some mental peace, to all those struggling parents.
Tune in for expert interviews, practical advises and my personal parenting experience as a doctor mommy on child health and development.

How to teach mindfulness to kids through everyday moments?

We can discover incredible opportunities to connect with our children during ordinary parts of the day when we practise mindfulness and consciously bring more of it into our lives. Being more mindful in these everyday moments allow us to slow down, stay present,…

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Mindfulness techniques for parents

Parenting can be really frustrating and overwhelming. The burden of responsibilities, constant demands from kids can get on your nerves. Working on ourselves and prioritizing our mental health can make a huge difference in managing everyday parenting issues with kids. Why do Parents need…

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Ep. #22 Modern parenting trends in the post-pandemic era and how to handle them with Behavioural Expert Dr. Marcie Beigel.

Today’s episode is for all those parents who are struggling with challenging behaviours in children due to the pandemic. We will discuss some realistic, actionable behavior Changes and learn how to evolve in parenting. Let's call this era the covid-19 era because it…

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Does cycling or exercise in childhood increase your child’s height?

There are many parameters that can be used to map a child’s growth. When it comes to formal assessment or tracking of growth of a child, your doctor is more concerned about the child's height and not his weight. The number one reason…

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Can Growth Hormone be used to boost your child’s growth?

Are you one of those moms who constantly have this worry in your mind about your child's growth?  Your child’s diet is filled with protein shakes, dry fruit laddoos, parathas topped with dollops of ghee under the pretext of "Ma ka Pyar" and…

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Will my girl’s height grow even after her menses begin- By a Pediatric Endocrinologist.

Effects of early puberty hold true for both the genders. So a little awareness on the part of parents will help the child in the long run when it comes to his height and development. Here is an exclusive excerpt from an interview…

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