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Is technology damaging your child’s social life?

Is technology damaging your child’s social life?

Boost your child’s social skills and arrange a play date at one of these child-friendly spots “The alarming rise in ‘digiculture’ has taken over the lives of little ones.” Dr Sarah Rasmi, family psychologist and parenting expert at social app …

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Stop smoking for good with this four-step programme

Stop smoking for good with this four-step programme

On average, 27 people die of smoking-related activities each week in the UAE. To help people curb the habit and live a healthier life, Cleveland Clinic has started the Smoking Cessation Program. Through the programme, which is one of the …

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Special needs students express their future dreams

Special needs students express their future dreams

Nearly 140 children with special needs showcased their flair for dance, drama and song at the recent Future Dreams musical concert. Students from the Future Rehabilitation Centre performed in nine scenes where they were able to express their dreams to …

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Kids’ careers in focus at new play centre

Kids’ careers in focus at new play centre

Whether it’s a doctor, fireman or pizza maker, youngsters in the capital will soon have the chance to try out a range of careers for fun. Opening in 2018, the popular children’s edutainment centre KidZania will become a new feature …

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Special needs students awarded exclusive certifications

Special needs students awarded exclusive certifications

Youth from the Special Care Centre became the first in Abu Dhabi to achieve an accredited academic certificate. Attending an awards ceremony at Shangri-La Hotel, the special needs students were presented with certificates for their completion of the Preparation for …

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New vision sees academy preserving musical heritage

New vision sees academy preserving musical heritage

Culture extends far beyond the clothes we wear and food we eat. Putting the spotlight on traditional Arabic music, local academy Bait Al Oud has launched a new vision for establishing the centre as a key player in teaching the …

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Meet India’s leading comic who’s inspiring youth around the world

Meet India’s leading comic who’s inspiring youth around the world

Making people laugh is no easy task. Stand-up comic, teacher, writer, director and former school geek Sapan Verma is one of India’s most popular English comedians. Founder of comedy group East India Company (EIC), he’s performed with his team and …

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Community shows support for children with disabilities

Community shows support for children with disabilities

“We shall spare no effort to realize the hopes and ambitions of all of our people.” HH President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has always encouraged others to celebrate everyone as a unique individual. This was the focus of …

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HEALTH: Advanced cancer therapy to launch in capital

HEALTH: Advanced cancer therapy to launch in capital

According to the World Health Organization, cancer is the third leading cause of death in the UAE. With the breast, colorectal and leukaemia forms topping the list of most common instances, the disease accounts for a significant percentage of deaths …

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GUIDE: Kids’ holiday camps in Abu Dhabi

GUIDE: Kids’ holiday camps in Abu Dhabi

Don’t let your children spend the holidays with their nose stuck in an iPad. Make the most of it with these fun winter camps Hiltonia Children aged four to 12 can join in a bundle of activities from fitness games and watersports …

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