Physical Literacy

Physical Literacy When many people hear the word literacy they think about being able to read and write. However, literacy is not just the ability to read and write but it also means to have competence and knowledge in a specific area. Having coached sport for over 10 years, completed a degree in Physical Education…

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Nurturing Mom

Did you know that nature supports mothers taking time out for themselves? And that if you mess with nature, you end up actually being a less-caring mother – on a PHYSICAL level? We have a little hormone running through us called Oxytocin. You might remember it from your pregnancy and birth – it’s the one…

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Pediatric Foot Care

During growth, the feet are constantly developing and subject to numerous changes; early diagnoses and treatment are recommended in order to avoid any serious deformities or alterations which would not only worsen over time, but lead to permanent damage in adulthood. Below are some tips: 1)      Check your child’s shoe size often. Make sure there is…

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Community Week – Meet a ‘Babysitter’ by the name of Jinky Lou Oli

♥ Meet a Babysitter ♥ Meet Jinky Lou Oli, she is a Babysitter at Emirates Nursing Home. She originally comes from Cagayan Valley, in the Philippines and has been working in childcare for over 2 years now. Jinky is a fully Qualified Registered Nurse from the Philippines. She is trained in First Aid and Basic Life Support, as well as having regular…