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Measles Outbreak across Europe. Largest outbreaks in Italy and Romania

Measles is spreading across Europe according to The World Health Organization. The largest outbreaks are reportedly being seen in Italy and Romania. BBC reports that in the first month of this year, Italy reported more than 200 cases whereas Romania has reported more than 3,400 cases and 17 deaths since January 2016. The WHO is…

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4 Reasons you shouldn’t miss Nico Passini’s 1st birthday celebration this Saturday

1. The Free-Flowing Prosecco. Nico Passini is celebrating its 1st Anniversary this Saturday, the 1st of April and is inviting everyone to join the celebration from 7pm onwards at their outlet in Cathedral Street Sliema. Finger food and sweets will also be served. 2. The Special Offers There will be EXCLUSIVE special offers available on…

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Kate Middleton is ‘keeping it real’, as she opens up about the challenges of motherhood

Kate Middleton speaks candidly about motherhood and mental illness, revealing that she has found motherhood more difficult than people might think. The Duchess of Cambridge, 35, was giving a speech during the  screening of the Best Beginnings series,  when she made unexpectedly frank comments about the pressures of motherhood. Whilst historically it has been unusual for the Royal Family to…

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Friends and family unite to help Zak’s parents raise funds for his treatment

It is with a heavy heart that we share the desperate plea of the young parents of sweet little five-year old boy named Zak who has been diagnosed with a brain tumour that cannot be operated upon. People close to the family are organising a fund-raising raffle on the 7th April 2017 to help raise money for…

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Malta: Turn your clocks forward this Sunday 26th March

This year’s winter time will end at 2 o’ clock in the morning this Sunday 26th March, in Malta. This means that 2 o’ clock (winter time) would actually need to be changed to 3 o’ clock (summer time). What this means, in essence, is that parents of young children have to suffer with one hour…

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Twin Toddlers Overnight Partying Video is Breaking The Internet

‘When parents are away the cubs will play’. Dad posts video of his twin toddlers having an overnight party in hilarious video. The video, captured by a Nest monitoring video system shows the two-year-olds, jumping out of their cots, throwing pillows, having little chats and enjoying the time of their life, in the middle of the night. At one point,…

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Maltese parents take to social media to express support for ‘World Down Syndrome Day’

Today, 21st March marks ‘World Down Syndrome Day’, a day which aims to raise awareness of what Down syndrome is, what it means to have Down syndrome, and how people with Down syndrome play a vital role in our lives and communities. To show their support, adults and children all over the island are wearing multi-coloured/…

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“Malta Parents Beware”: Mum warns of stranger taking photos of children & luring them to bathroom

Earlier today a mum posted a message directed to other mums on Facebook group, Fun Loving Mums about her ‘scary’ experience with her son. Whilst having lunch with her family she noticed a stranger taking photos of the children playing. With her permission we are sharing her exact words: “Just had a very scary experience…

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Enchanting Giveaway! We are giving away 2 tickets for Beauty and the Beast exclusive screening event at Eden Cinemas

We are super excited to be collaborating with Eden Cinemas to give our readers the opportunity to win two tickets for the exclusive opening event of Beauty and the Beast this Saturday 18th March at 1pm. For this event, Eden Cinemas will be transforming their theatres into a Beauty and the Beast haven, with magical animation and props, the opportunity to…

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Government did not confirm Meningitis B vaccine availability free of charge this year

According to local news site newsbook, Minister Chris Fearne said that the Department of Health is in the process of making the vaccine for Meningitis B available free of charge in Malta this year. However in reality the vaccine that was being referred to was Meningitis B Pneumococcus; i.e. Prevnar. The article caused confusion since it followed efforts made by mums,…

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