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Bullying

Early years bullying linked to self harming

New study finds that children bullied in early years are more likely to self harm later in life. Continue reading

Sports for kids

30% of American kids injured playing sports

A new study claims parents need educated on the importance of sporting injury. Continue reading

Childhood lukemia

Childhood leukaemia linked with IVF drugs

A conference will hear today that links between IVF drugs and childhood leukaemia exist. Continue reading

Children aren't getting enough sleep

Two thirds of UK children not getting enough sleep

Two thirds of UK children are not getting enough sleep, says Travelodge survey Continue reading

Kids missing out on school meals

1.2 million children missing out on free school meals

More than half of all children living in poverty aren't receiving free school meals. Continue reading

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MP calls for change in blinds after toddler strangled by cord

Since 2010 11 toddlers across the UK have become accidentally entangled in blind cords. Continue reading

sugar levels in healthy drinks under estimated

Sugar levels in ‘healthy’ drinks underestimated

by Louise-Anne Geddes, Mindful Mum, 17th April 2012 More than 2000 people from across the UK

Study finds children hear voices

20% of children report hearing voices

A new psychiatric study has found children as young as 11 hear voices. Continue reading

Nurseries should ban TV, says survey

Nurseries should ban TV, says survey

Study says TV in nurseries and bedrooms may lead to obesity. Continue reading

MMRV booster shows no increase in seizure risk

MMRV booster shows no increase in seizure risk

Children aged 4 - 6 who received the booster had no increased risk of seizure. Continue reading