Psychology

Risk management

We all want to keep our children safe, but it’s vital that they’re allowed to take some risks. How can parents achieve a sensible balance?

Health

Seeing straight

One million children in the UK have an undiagnosed vision defect which can impact on many …

Health

The bottom line

Most of us worry at some point about what’s going on ‘below decks’, but few of us like to …

Psychology

Highly sensitive kids

They become tearful when they sense your stress. They sulk for days after a little playful…

Health

5 tips to soothe your child when they have chickenpox

The varicella zoster virus (VZV), better known as chickenpox, is one of the most common il…

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Hanging on the telephone

Parents may be spending more time on their mobile phones than children would like, says Childcare.co…

One step ahead

A top-to-toe service is being offered by Clarks shoe shops in a bid to boost children’s vocabulary w…

Crippling cost of childcare

Keeping up with childcare costs is a fast-growing burden on young families. So it’s hardly surprisin…