“There is a garden in every childhood, an enchanted place where colours are brighter, the air softer and the morning more fragrant than ever again”- Elizabeth Lawrence Childhood is a beautiful part of life and every child should be allowed to live it to the fullest. A child should be able to explore, indulge in […]
Influenza and Asthma – Double trouble
With winter approaching in UAE and Covid 19 has already shattered our normal life, we should be prepared with all precautionary measures and lessen the burden of another viral infection adding more distress. The change in climate introduces a variety of virus surrounding us causing different types of illness ranging from mild Upper Respiratory infections […]
Helping children cope with stress during the Covid-19 outbreak
It is important to ensure they feel safe and happy at home without the stress of being in their current closed environment getting to them.
Protecting your children in the time of COVID-19
As parents, it is natural to be concerned about your children and their safety during a pandemic. Dr. Anuradha Gunasekharan, Specialist Paediatrician at Aster Speciality Clinic, International City, answers some questions about COVID-19 and the precautions parents and to-be moms can take during this time. Is the corona virus more dangerous for babies and small […]
Can Exposure to Screens Lead to Speech Delay in Toddlers?
How often do you sit with your baby in front of the television or handheld devices so that you can drink that coffee in peace, get your child to eat or even get a few minutes of shut-eye? It is a full-time job to take care of babies when they are toddlers and the amount […]