We speak to award-winning paediatric orthopaedic surgeon Dr Gavin Spence from Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery about childhood knock-knees, pigeon toes and bow legs to find out when it's nothing to worry about, and when you may want to seek adviceMarch 29, 2020
Every year the changing season brings with it a cocktail of bugs and viruses that leave our little ones spluttering and sniffling. From flu to rashes, here’s what you can do to prevent and treat the UAE’s most common infant and child diseasesFebruary 12, 2020
A lot of international baby sleep advice doesn’t seem to apply to UAE desert-dwelling parents, especially when it comes to realistic temperatures for your baby to sleep in. Suzanne Browne, from parenting brand Clevamama, explains how to adjust the guidelinesJanuary 14, 2020
With the number of people falling victim to the illness this year on the rise, a UAE doctor busts the major myths about influenza and the flu vaccine, and offers tips to tackle it for parents and mums-to-be...November 11, 2019
As summer vacations wind to a close, many of us are returning from our trips abroad with seemingly different children: babies who no longer sleep through, toddlers who don't use the toilet independently any more. Parenting coach and author Andalene Salvesen gives her top tips on how to get things back on trackAugust 18, 2019
It's one of the first and foremost factors to take into account when having a baby, but the decision-making process can be a baffling one for expats. Here's where to start...
Plus other vital information in the expat parent's ultimate guide to Wills and Guardianship documentation in the UAE
Toys and tools that can help develop muscle tone and fine motor skills for babies who have Down Syndrome
Read our tips from mums and experts on what to include when packing the all-important bag for your stay in hospital
From marriage certificates to baby passports and visas, so much documentation is required to give birth in the UAE that at first it’s just plain confusing. Here’s your pregnancy- and newborn-paperwork action plan...