Is Your Stress Taking a Toll on Your Children?

stress FROM FINANCIAL PROBLEMS TO WORK-RELATED PRESSURES, ALL ADULTS GRAPPLE WITH HIGH LEVELS OF STRESS AT SOME POINT IN THEIR LIVES. THE PROBLEM IS WHEN THIS ADULT-LEVEL STRESS SPILLS OVER TO YOUR CHILDREN WHO MAY NOT HAVE THE COPING MECHANISMS TO DEAL WITH IT. HEALTH PRESENTS A GUIDE TO HELP PARENTS WITH THEIR CHILDREN. HOW KIDSRead more about Is Your Stress Taking a Toll on Your Children?[...] Read More

Why Breast Feeding is best

why-breast-feeding-is-best1 The Facts about Breast Feeding For working women in particular, breast feeding a new born baby can be fraught with challenges. HEALTH reveals some of the key benefits about why breast feeding is best for your baby. For Comfort Breast milk is nearly perfect in its nutritional value, but can also provide feelings of love,Read more about Why Breast Feeding is best[...] Read More

The Sneaky Sugars Lurking in Your Child’s Diet

sugars-childs-diet The sugar debate is never ending, but one sure fact is that our children are getting fatter and juvenile diabetes is on the rise. Could sugar be one of the leading culprits in this equation? HEALTH investigates. The following are simply sugar as labeled on food items Barley malt Brown sugar Corn syrup and cornRead more about The Sneaky Sugars Lurking in Your Child’s Diet[...] Read More

UNDERSTANDING BABIES

untitled-3 HEALTH meets with Cecile de Scally, the lead midwife, pregnancy and postnatal educator at Malaak Mama & Baby Care, a one-stop shop for all pre and postnatal support services for Mother and Child, who details her unique skill at communicating with babies. Cecile has been a nurse for nearly 30 years, of which 26 yearsRead more about UNDERSTANDING BABIES[...] Read More

Improve Your Child’s Behavior with Food

childs-behavior-with-food Good for the Brain Foods According to health and nutrition expert Patrick Holford, the brain is 60 percent fat, therefore, children who eat good fats–from raw nuts, seeds, and oily fish–double their chances of high academic performance. Children who eat damaged fats–in fried food and takeaways–are reportedly often badly behaved and also, perform badly atRead more about Improve Your Child’s Behavior with Food[...] Read More

Why Can’t My Child Remember Anything?

19 Most of Us assume Children Have strong Memories, so When your Child doesn’t Seem to be able To remember  Much or grasp Concepts, it Can become Worrying For parents. Health talks With clinical Psychologist Maya fleifel Sidani about How to boost Your child’s Memory from The onset. The Science During early childhood, everyday adult-child interactions provide the basis for memory development by fostering language development and helping children acquire scripts for common events. Also, memory develops largely through social interaction, and parents and teachers play a criticalRead more about Why Can’t My Child Remember Anything?[...] Read More

Back to School Guide

03 As parents get ready to send their kids back to school after a long summer holiday, making sure kids are being properly nourished with the right kinds of foods can make all the difference in their academic performance and in their overall health and well-being. HEALTH presents an in-depth guide to nutrition for your children… The UAE A growing issueRead more about Back to School Guide[...] Read More

Preparing Kids to Live 100 Healthy Years

02 Imagine a world where people live for 100 healthy years? While it may sound like a science fiction movie, it soon can become a reality, thanks to the efforts of German science and technology company Merck which has launched a strategy and action plan to prepare GEN100 – the next generation of kids who will be able to liveRead more about Preparing Kids to Live 100 Healthy Years[...] Read More

WHY OUR KIDS NEED TO BE DOING PILATES MORE THAN EVER

kids-pilates With our children’s ever increasing dependency on electronic gadgets, a solution is required to get them up and moving. Meet Malicah Eissa, a Pilates enthusiast trained in STOTT PILATES, who explains how the Junior Pilates program works The Program “The program was designed with the intention of developing body awareness at a young age andRead more about WHY OUR KIDS NEED TO BE DOING PILATES MORE THAN EVER[...] Read More

UNDERSTANDING BABIES

understanding HEALTH meets with Cecile de Scally, the lead midwife, pregnancy and postnatal educator at Malaak Mama & Baby Care, a one-stop shop for all pre and postnatal support services for Mother and Child, who details her unique skill at communicating with babies. Cecile has been a nurse for nearly 30 years, of which 26 yearsRead more about UNDERSTANDING BABIES[...] Read More