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How to take care of your children’s teeth

Are you taking proper care of your children's teeth? We asked Dr Milad Shadrooh, also known as The Singing Dentist, for his top teeth-brushing tips Not many kids will think teeth-brushing is a 'fun' activity,...
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How many of these white lies do you tell your kids to get them...

Parents will say anything to get their kids to eat...
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Back-to-school bugs and how to beat them

Children can catch all kinds of back-to-school bugs at this time of year. We spoke to two doctors from London Doctors Clinic about the main culprits to watch out for Symptoms of hand, foot and...
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Thomas and Friends relaunches with multicultural makeover

Children's TV programme Thomas and Friends is relaunching to introduce new "inclusive" gender-balanced and multicultural characters. While Thomas the Tank Engine was once content spending his days with the likes of James the Red Engine, Henry the Green...
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Top tips for coping with a fussy eater

In an extract from nutritional health coach Lizzie King's 10 Steps To Crack Fussy Eaters, here's five expert ways to turn your child from fussy to foodie... 1. Give kids true and honest information about food Instead of...
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Inspired by The Great British Bake Off? Here’s the best kids’ baking classes in...

If you're excited by the return of The Great British Bake Off, inspire your mini bakers too with our pick of the best kids’ baking classes and bakeries in London... Since the invention of the...
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British children receive almost £24million each year from the Tooth Fairy

New research conducted in line with National Smile Month reveals the cost of baby teeth has risen by over 43 per cent If you think the price of a cup of coffee in London is...
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Is it ever OK to swear in front of your children?

Half of UK parents think its acceptable to swear in front of their children, according to a new study. Recent research conducted by online parent community, ChannelMum.com, which surveyed 2,000 parents of kids aged 0-16,...

Do you have a clingy baby?

Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes, answers one reader’s question about her clingy baby... Q) I have a nine month old who is super clingy – he gets so angry and upset if I leave him for only...
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Ewan McGregor confirmed to read CBeebies Bedtime Story

Ewan McGregor is the latest celebrity confirmed to read a bedtime story on CBeebies. Following in the footsteps of Tom Hardy and Eddie Redmayne, the 47-year-old Christopher Robin star will do a heartwarming reading of Everybody’s...