Health & Nutrition

The Benefits Of Gymnastics Classes For Kids

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Kidzapp February 20, 2020 Kidzapp Health & Nutrition, Kids Activities

Gymnastics is a great sport for children to be involved with and gives a wide range of transferable skills that can be applied to become both an excellent gymnast as well as a well-rounded athlete. Below we will explore the key benefits that children will enjoy during gymnastics coaching sessions and will hopefully give that Read more

Let’s talk about continence

Let’s talk about continence January 28, 2020 Let’s talk about continenceWritten by: Kidzapp

Having the ability to control the body’s excretory functions is a rite of passage that children have to go through while becoming independent functioning adults. Thankfully, for most children, it happens naturally during development with a bit of help from their carers in a process commonly known as “potty training”. This process differs between communities Read more

Al Jalila Children’s Speciality Hospital Turns 3

Al Jalila Children’s Speciality Hospital Turns 3 December 17, 2019 Al Jalila Children’s Speciality Hospital Turns 3Written by: Kidzapp

Al Jalila Children’s Specialty Hospital, the first and only children’s hospital in UAE, marked its third year of operations in November and announced that it had received around 100,000 young patients since its opening in 2016. Its 24/7 Emergency Department witnessed 22,000 visits for the same period while 3700 surgeries were conducted out of which Read more

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

Why we need to take a look at genetics in this region November 17, 2019 Why we need to take a look at genetics in this regionWritten by: Kidzapp

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