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How to get Your Toddler to Sleep

Getting toddlers to sleep at night can be a grueling task. We've compiled a handy guide of tips and tricks to solve all your toddler sleep problems. You may have though the sleep-deprived days of...

How to set a Successful Sleeping Routine for Your Baby

We speak to the baby sleep experts who share their tips on how to set a successful sleeping routine for your little one. Being a mum is not easy. Everyone assumes that because you have...
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Chief Medical Officers Release Official Advice on Children’s Screen Time

Children's screen time and exposure to social media have been highly debated topics in recent years. Now, the UK's Chief Medical Officers have released official advice on screen time limits. We live in an age...
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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 to protect your child’s eyes from UV rays

In this hot weather, the strong UV rays from the sun can do lasting damage to your child’s eyes Sure, we all know about the importance of sun cream on a sunny day, but what...
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5 summer survival hacks for parents

The summer holiday is the perfect time to bond as a family – here's how to make the most of those six weeks School's out and it's time for six uninterrupted weeks with the family. But...

The real reason children’s toothbrushes have coloured bristles

We're all aware of that there are different sizes of toothbrush depending on your child's age, but it seems there's a little known fact about why the bristles on children's toothbrushes are coloured –...

Could my child have sepsis?

Also known as blood poisoning (septicaemia), sepsis is the reaction to an infection in which the body attacks its own organs and tissues. Catherine Leong explains the risks and what signs to look out...

How to prevent your toddler getting ill from nursery

Dr Sophie Niedermaier MD, consultant paediatrician at Richmond Practice, addresses why toddlers seem to get persistently ill from nursery Starting nursery brings a lot of exciting development for parents and their children. Unfortunately, there is...

Is your toddler ready to move out of his cot?

Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes, answers one reader’s question about the transition from a cot to a bed Q.) Is there a recommended age to move my 18 month old from a cot into a bed?...