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Stimulating and learning opportunities for young children

Stimulating and learning opportunities for young children

Children rapidly acquire a range of skills including physical, emotional and cognitive capabilities during early childhood, which is also a critical period for brain development. These early experiences have a significant impact on their development; thus interactions and relationships with their parents are important.

Allergy

Allergy

Allergy is due to a hypersensitive immune system overreacting to substances that we normally shouldn’t react to because they are harmless. This includes things like pollen, dust mites and many different food products such as nuts. A severe reaction to these allergens which may be life-threatening is referred to as anaphylaxis.

Environmental Factors influence our brain development

Environmental Factors influence our brain development

Our brains shape and reshape themselves based on our experiences and on how we use them, especially in infants and children, whose neural systems are developing at a phenomenal rate. A child’s environment plays a big role in their development.

Healthy eating keeps your children happy – 10 simple tips

Healthy eating keeps your children happy – 10 simple tips

During the year, balancing work commitments and your children’s schooling and other activities, life can get rather hectic. Therefore it is hard to ensure that your children get all their nutrient requirements in their diet. Here are some food tips...
Nutrition is important in your child’s intelligence

Nutrition is important in your child’s intelligence

Nutrition plays a major role in your child’s ability to concentrate, learn and achieve. Fast growing bodies need all the nutrition they can get. Even if your child already enjoys a good diet, they may still stand to benefit from improving their nutrient intake as many children are often lacking in some (or many) nutrients.