Health & Nutrition

Why we need to take a look at genetics in this region

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Kidzapp November 17, 2019 KidzappWritten by: Kidzapp Kidzapp Health & Nutrition

According to studies by the World Health Organisation (WHO), genetic disorders and congenital abnormalities are generally not given the importance they deserve in countries within the Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR). Genetic disorders and congenital abnormalities occur in about 2%-5% of all newborns, account for up to 30% of paediatric hospital admissions, and cause about 50% Read more

8 Dubai 30×30 Events Where Your Kids Can Join In

8 Dubai 30×30 Events Where Your Kids Can Join In October 21, 2019

The Dubai Fitness Challenge is back in full swing… And the whole city can take part in a plethora of fitness activities around town where mom, dad and even the young ones can walk, run, jump and bust a move to a healthier month ahead. Check out our picks below of some of the events Read more

Finally, a hospital strictly for kids – Al Jalila Childrens Specialty Hospital

Finally, a hospital strictly for kids – Al Jalila Childrens Specialty Hospital September 23, 2019 Finally, a hospital strictly for kids – Al Jalila Childrens Specialty HospitalWritten by: Kidzapp

Finally, a hospital strictly for kids! Excellence in healthcare is a national pillar of the UAE 2030 vision, hence, it has become imperative that we all address the notable gap in paediatric medicine. That is why the leadership of Dubai decided to have a hospital fully dedicated to treat children and adolescents as a way Read more

The Roost is the name and chicken is their game

The Roost is the name and chicken is their game August 27, 2019

Owned and run by a husband and wife team, The Roost Rotisserie is a local, homegrown concept located in the heart of Dubai. They’re all about chicken – hormone-free, antibiotic-free, fresh, and locally sourced birds. No nasties whatsoever. The Roost’s “mama chick”, Hadil Alkhatib, had grown a passion to explore different cuisines and flavors, and Read more

Mental Health in Children and Adolescents – It’s Time We Talk & Speak Up!

Mental Health in Children and Adolescents – It’s Time We Talk & Speak Up! August 4, 2019 Mental Health in Children and Adolescents – It’s Time We Talk & Speak Up!Written by: Kidzapp

Mental Health often suggests different thoughts and perceptions.  Some people don’t understand what it is, and some people are simply too embarrassed or afraid to talk about it. Yet, we all have it: we all have mental health, and some of us have mental health problems, including our children. Now is the time to Speak Read more

Al Jalila Children’s Specialty Hospital – Rehabilitation Department

Al Jalila Children’s Specialty Hospital – Rehabilitation Department July 14, 2019 Al Jalila Children’s Specialty Hospital – Rehabilitation DepartmentWritten by: Kidzapp

We are taking a deeper look into Al Jalila Children’s Specialty Hospital – and this week, their Rehabilitation Department is in the spotlight. What role does the Rehabilitation Department have at the hospital? The rehabilitation team at Al Jalila Children’s works collaboratively using a family-centered, evidence-based approach to enhance the level of care provided to Read more