Family and Children

The Breastfeeding Friends Society, one of the health promotion associations at the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah, concluded the World Breastfeeding Week 2018 yesterday (Tuesday), which was held during August 1-7 under the slogan “Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life.” The mega event witnessed the organization of several awareness events and educational activities all around the UAE.

Families across the Middle East and North Africa will now be able to enjoy their favourite Disney XD programmes in Arabic courtesy of OSN, the leading pay-TV network in the Middle East and North Africa.

Beloved characters Khalil and Benno, along with other members of Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s family, recently visited recovering pediatric patients at Al Dhafra Hospital in Madinat Zayed, sparking the spirit of joy and happiness in the children who are currently unable to experience the park.

Since opening the doors of its first standalone store at Times Square Centre in Dubai in April, Eggs & Soldiers has carved its niche as far more than an eco-friendly baby shop. The UAE-born brand, led by lifelong resident and mum-of-four, Sofi Chabowski, has seen a surge in requests for information and guidance from parents and care-givers looking to make sustainable swaps to their families’ day-to-day routines, leading the brand to quickly expand its extensively-researched product lines to meet demand.

As part of its efforts to promote health awareness in Sharjah and to encourage members of society to follow a healthy lifestyle, the Health Promotion Department at the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah participated yesterday (Tuesday) in the events of Sports Day that were organized for children and young adults. Sports Day was organized by Sharjah Youth, which falls under the umbrella of “Rubu’ Qarn to create Leaders and Innovators.”