It’s so important for parents and carers to be able to spot the signs of a tick bite (which aren’t always as straight forward as a bulls-eye rash) and know what to do, what to ask for at the doctors, and how to stop this becoming a life-changing situation.Read More
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This new book, The Stress Goblin’s Hat is an engaging picture book for children age 3-7 created to give children the ability to identify when they are feeling stressed and the tools that they need to deal with it.Read More
In recent weeks, the news agenda has been saturated with discoveries of ‘off-rolling’, whereby schools suspend ‘problematic’ students, forcing them to look for other schools or to be educated at home. For many parents whose children are affected by cognitive deficit disorders, such as ADHD, ADD and autism, this is likely to be a near-constant worry. Here, Melissa Würtz Azari, co-founder and CPO at Tiimo, shares her best tips on how to support a child with a cognitive deficit disorder.Read More
Parents dread their children picking up head lice and in reality it will probably happen more than once. This makes lots of tiresome extra work for you when fighting them off, especially if you have several children. However there are some really effective ways to treat this common problem. Pharmacist and parent, Daniel Brash gives his tried and tested top tips.Read More
With the UK forecast to receive another period of cold over the ext few days, Public Health England (PHE) is issuing advice on how to prepare and help others less able do the sameRead More
We traditionally think of asthma as causing wheezing and shortness of breath, but in young children in particular the main symptom can be coughing. Symptoms can also be brought on by sudden changes in temperature, exercise, having a cold or being exposed to things you’re allergic to (such as dust or pollen).Read More
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