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Some 25% of children in Brussels are overweight, and one in seven is considered obese.
A couple from Schaerbeek must relinquish their 18-month-old adopted child to the birth mother, following a decision by a Brussels court.
Brussels is in urgent need of winter shelter for homeless families, according to Plate-forme mineurs en exil (Platform for Children in Exile), an umbrella organisation representing 50 Belgian group
More than three years after a new law made it possible for parents in Belgium to choose from four surnames for their newborn child, the double last name is most common in the Brussels-
Bianca Debaets, the Brussels secretary of state responsible for animal welfare, is working to ban the use of fairground ponies in the Brussels-Capital Region.
In 2015, mothers in Belgium gave birth to their first child at an average age of 28.7 years, slightly more than in 2013 when the average age was 28.5 years, according to a study by the
In 2015, 10,171 children under nine years of age visited an orthodontist in Belgium to be fitted with braces, an increase of 27% in five years, report the Mediahuis newspapers based on
Belgium places near the bottom of a worldwide ranking on the daily exercise habits of young children, write various media based on a report by the University of Leuven, Ghent Universit
Children in Belgium are much more reckless on the internet than their foreign peers, reports Het Laatste Nieuws based on a large-scale survey.