Tag: Children

Fatigue and headache most common Covid symptoms in children – study

Fatigue, headache and fever are the most common symptoms of coronavirus in children, with few developing a cough or losing their sense of taste or smell, researchers have found, adding to calls for age-specific symptom checklists.The NHS lists three symptoms as signs of Covid-19 in adults and children: a high temperature, a new, continuous cough, and a loss or change in the sense of smell or taste….MORE: theguardian

Children’s Islamic Education Options for Parents

Why weekend Islamic school?When a parent wants to formally educate their children about the deen of al-Islam, they usually have three options left.
Send them to a Full time Islamic School.
Send the children to a weekend Islamic school
Educate them at home.
Although full time Muslim schools are coming up everywhere, a majority of Muslim Students still attend public schools. Likewise a good number ..more soundvision

The scary, lasting effects of too much screen time on children

How much damage does “screen time” do to the minds of young children?

A research project in Canada that followed nearly 2,000 young people from infancy into their teens gives new cause for concern.

Children who spent the most time glued to a screen when they were very young proved most at risk of developing emotional, psychological and physical health problems by the time they became teenagers, researchers at Université de Montréal in Canada have reported in the scientific journal Pediatric Research….more: Marketwatch

Led States Rapped by U.N. For Killing Children

Image result for Saudi-led forces, Israel among states rapped by U.N. for killing childrenUNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – A Saudi Arabia-led military coalition fighting in Yemen killed or injured 729 children during 2018, accounting for nearly half the total child casualties, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a report to the Security Council on Friday that blacklisted the coalition for a third year….more: Reuters

Ramadan & Children

Ramadan is here again. How are we preparing our children to embrace it? have any new ideas for them? Any novel way to communicate to our children the meaning of this blessed month? Ramadan is the month the Qur’ân was…