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Children ‘losing touch’ with the natural world, say National Trust

Children ‘losing touch’ with the natural world, say National Trust

Research by National Trust says children aren't encouraged to enjoy nature. Continue reading

Potential test offers child cancer hope

Potential test offers child cancer hope

A study has found a potential way to identify children at high risk of cancer. Continue reading

Free parenting classes

Free parenting classes

Charities will offer free parenting classes to all families with children under 5. Continue reading

Helping children with autism

‘Inner speech’ may help autistic children

New research finds that 'talking things through in their heads' may help autistic children. Continue reading

Obesity in Dads linked to overweight kids

Obesity in dads linked to overweight kids

New research linked obesity in Dads with obesity in their children. Continue reading

Children choose internet over TV

Children choose internet over television

New research finds that children are displaying growing preferences to the internet rather than TV. Continue reading

Families hit with benefit cuts

Families with young children affected by benefit changes

Families with young children will be the worst affected by tax and benefit changes. Continue reading

Children need routine to succeed

Children need routine to succeed

Study shows importance of bedtime and family meal routines. Continue reading

Kids who lose weight at lower risk of asthma

Kids who lose weight have lower asthma risk

New research suggests that children who lose weight are at a lower risk of asthma Continue reading

UV rays could help with chickenpox

Sunlight can prevent spread of chicken pox

New research finds that UV rays can prevent the spread of chickenpox. Continue reading