Health & Development

New Obesity Concerns

A report out today by the National Obesity Forum states that previous predictions that...

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Who sends their kids to school on energy drinks?

Last week we came across an article in the BBC about pupils breakfasting...

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10 Things To Do When Your Baby Has a Cold

When young babies get colds and snuffly noses, it can affect their ability to sleep and feed. They may seem irritable, restless and more tearful than usual; as a parent, it is heart breaking to see them suffering....

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Diet during pregnancy and early life affects children’s beha

Evidence is accumulating to show that nutrition pre-birth and in early life “programmes” long term health, well being, brain development and mental performance and that certain nutrients are important to this process. ...

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Weaning Tips

At some point during your baby’s first year, you will probably want to start weaning them on to solid foods. It is very important not to do this too soon - solids can put a strain on your baby’s immature kidneys if introduced too early. ...

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Capturing How Your Child Changes with a Photo a Day

When it comes to parenting, few things are predictable. One thing that you can be sure of, however, is that your child will grow faster than you ever imagined....

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5 Tips for Preventing Head Lice in Kids

The news of a head lice outbreak at school is one of the...

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Teething Tips

Babies usually cut their first tooth anytime between 3-8 months old. Teething can...

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Is Tech Dominating Your Home Life?

Like many, I live in a teched-up household of iPhones, iPads, tablets, kindles....

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Protecting Our Kids From Porn Online

As a journalist I am always amazed (even after all this time) how...

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