Family & Relationships

Winter Break Bedtimes for Kids

It's not long before school's out for children across the country this winter, and whether they're going jet-setting for break or keeping up with local activities, making sure that they get adequate sleep during this time is a top priority for several parents. If you're a parent, it might be [...]

December 6th, 2018|

AAP Gives Spanking a Thumbs-Down

A policy statement by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) published online earlier this week condemns the use of spanking as a discipline tool for children. It also deemed the practice harmful to children's cognitive and behavioural development. The statement is also set to be published in December's edition of [...]

November 12th, 2018|

The Scoop on Vaccine Pain-Relief for Babies

It's that time again. It's shots day for your baby, and you're feeling all kinds of things. On the one hand, you're delighted that your bundle of joy is hitting another milestone and you have the opportunity to protect its health. On the other, you're just not looking forward to [...]

November 5th, 2018|

Read This Before Your Next Social Media Rant

We've all done it. We've all used social media to purge our negative feelings. And why wouldn't we? It takes no more than a few minutes to spill the beans on a status update and with all the supportive messages and the “U OK hun? X” comments from friends that [...]

October 25th, 2018|

Third annual Paws Ball set to raise the roof!

Paws Rescue Qatar will hold its third annual gala dinner, in partnership with Grand Hyatt Doha, on 15 November 2018. The event will be held in the ballroom of the Grand Hyatt Doha, and this year will be a formal but fun affair with a Cuban twist. “This is the [...]

October 24th, 2018|