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Hand Foot and Mouth Disease

Need to know: Hand foot and mouth disease   What causes it?   Hand foot and mouth disease (HFMD) is a common childhood illness that occurs as a result of infection with coxsackie group viruses.  It u…

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Head Lice

The mere mention of these little creatures is probably enough to get you scratching, but the chances are that if you’ve got children in nursery or primary school you’ll probably end up with a case of …

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Top 10 Myths About Vaccinations

The Top 10 Myths About Vaccinations, written by Dr Emma Scott   Over recent years the number of parents choosing not to vaccinate their children has been rising. Many parents are worried about the saf…

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Wind-me-down body washes

Beauty Editor Kim Jones recommends her top 5 soothe-you-to-sleep body washes. A relaxing warm shower can help you sleep better – and if you add a body wash containing soothing, calming ingredients to …

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Is keeping a diary the secret to combatting childhood eczema?

To mark National Eczema Week (16 – 24 September), emollient experts Epaderm® Junior launch the ‘Eczema Tracker’ The new diary, to help parents monitor their child’s skin, is based on research fin…

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The Weird and Worrying History of Birth Control

In the age of the condom and the contraceptive pill, it's easy to forget the crazy things your ancestors tried to avoid pregnancy. Sometimes, the ideas came from women, but most from men. Many seem to…

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Say hello to school but goodbye to head lice with new hair vacuum!

Head lice are a common problem, especially in school children aged 4-11. They are spread by direct head-to-head contact. So when your child goes back to school in September they will be in contact wit…

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How can I help my child lose weight?

If your child is under 10-12 years old you can manage their weight without them realising they are on a diet. If your child is under 10-12 years old you can manage their weight without them realisin…

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Chicken Pox: 5 tips to survive

Your child comes home with a temperature. You pray it’s a mild virus or a dose of the common cold. Of course the magic elixir that is Calpol will fix it. It’s never let you down before. The next morni…

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The Perfect Solution to Hair Washing Battles

Inspired by new research into the habits and hurdles of hair-washing, Professor Scrubbington's is adding a new Magically Foaming 2 in 1 Shampoo and Conditioner to its range of marvelous soapy solution…

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Amphora Aromatics launches age-defying facial serum brand

Amphora Aromatics launches 100% natural, age-defying facial serum brand Amphora Aromatics aromatherapy's best kept secret - has launched Scienea, a facial serum brand, featuring clinically proven natu…

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British Families Are Not So FitFam

• 68% would not workout with a family member • 17% say they would go to the gym or a fitness class with their offspring • 64% say they enjoy the time to themselves BRITS ARE losing out on valuable tim…

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NEW JOHNSONS Kids haircare ranges help parents tackle kids delicate hair

Did you know kid's hair is thinner than adult's hair and doesn't fully mature until they are in their teens? Children's hair contains less melanin than adults and lacks a central core, making the stra…

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Laura Loves Red Castles Cocoonababy Ergonomic Sleep Positioner

Nothing will ever replace the comfort your baby had in the womb, but here on the outside when your baby will spend the majority of those early days sleeping, it's really important to choose a sleep en…

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