Hartlepool MailSchool nurses helping improve health of Hartlepool childrenHartlepool Mail“We will be promoting our services on social media, using a text message service, extending our drop-in sessions and much more. “Children and young people deserve to have the best possible school nursing service and we're looking forward to continually ...and more »
Healthy, Happy Children - It's SO SimpleHuffington Post UKYet this is the country where 10% of children aged between five and 16 already have some sort of mental health problem, according to official figures. At the same time, the head of the National Health Service has warned that the tide of obesity is ...and more »
Irish IndependentHiqa highlights fears for safety of children in asylum centresIrish IndependentThe Hiqa report raised concerns about inappropriate contact by adults towards some children. It also identified significant failings in some cases, including one in Laois/Offaly, where it took three years for a social work team to respond to a referral ...Safety fears over refugee childrenBelfast Telegraph'Grave concerns' over welfare of asylum-seeker childrenIrish Times'Grave concerns' over children in direct provisionUTV IrelandIrish Examiner -Yahoo News UK -Newstalk 106-108 fmall 30 news articles »
10NewsSan Diego doctors help children living in poverty in Tijuana receive health ...10NewsThey were tired of watching children turned away for health care because their parents had no insurance or couldn't pay for it. So, they helped found an all-volunteer hospital designed to treat any child in need of medical care. What seemed like an ...and more »
And thousands of children in Brighton and Hove have had a mental health ...Brighton and Hove NewsA report to the Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) board said: “All services demonstrate an increase in demand from children and young people for mental health and wellbeing support, assessment, treatment and intervention.” Criticism ...
Woodstock Sentinel ReviewNews Woodstock & RegionWoodstock Sentinel ReviewShe's also this year's Champion Child for the Children's Health Foundation. The foundation raises money for the Children's Hospital at the London Health Sciences Centre, a life-saving medical centre that also serves children in Oxford County. "I'm ...and more »
Latin PostHispanic Parents Seek Afterschool Programs Offering Healthy Eating, Physical ...Latin PostApproximately 3.8 million Hispanic children participate in afterschool programs, and 66 percent of those parents believe that afterschool programs should emphasize the importance of healthy eating and physical activity when engaging their young ...and more »
WTNHEducational music video “I'm An Animal” promotes children's healthWTNHNEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — There's been a major push throughout the country to get kids to ditch the junk food and eat healthier. It's not always easy to get that point across, but the “Turn The Tide” foundation has created an educational music video ...
PsychCentral.com (blog)Parents' Work Experiences Affect Children's Sleep HealthPsychCentral.com (blog)A new study reveals how parents' experiences at work can have a strong effect on their children's lives. For example, in a new workplace intervention designed to reduce employees' work-family conflict and increase schedule flexibility, children of the ...
CEO of children's mental health charity Place2BeHuffington Post UKEven more worryingly, in some of the schools where Place2Be provides mental health support, we are seeing younger and younger children turning to self-harm as a coping strategy. As a parent of a young child myself, I have to remind myself not to panic.
Huffington Post UKCatherine Roche :Should We Be Worried About Our Children's Mental Health?Huffington Post UKEven more worryingly, in some of the schools where Place2Be provides mental health support, we are seeing younger and younger children turning to self-harm as a coping strategy. As a parent of a young child myself, I have to remind myself not to panic.
MedscapeAmount of US Children Receiving M...Education World"It turned out that in terms of sheer numbers, kids with milder problems accounted for much of the increase in mental health treatment. By 2012, about 4.2 million were in treatment—versus 2.7 million per year in the 1996-1998 period," the article said.Surprising news about kids and mental healthNewsOK.comSevere Mental Illness in Youth Makes Surprising Drop in Last Decade — What's ...Yahoo HealthMedia advisory: Report that mental illness rates in children dropping is good ...KU TodayDoctors Lounge -HealthCanal.comall 11 news articles »
euronewsNorth Korea marks 'Child Health Day'euronewsNorth Korea marked its Child Health Day in Pyongyang, state media reported. Video filmed by the state news agency KCNA showed North Korean officials, foreign delegation and young children attending the event at Kyongsang Kindergarten in Pyongyang.
Ilford Recorder 24Blood-related parents common factor in Redbridge child deathsIlford Recorder 24Redbridge public health said more needed to be done to raise awareness of the risks of death and life-threatening conditions for children of “consanguineous” – blood-related – parents. The report, presented to the health and wellbeing board on Monday ...
WalesOnlineExtra £7.6m given to mental health services for children and young people, it ...WalesOnlineAn extra £7.6m is being invested each year in mental health services for children and young people in Wales, it has been announced. Health Minister Mark Drakeford said the additional funding will “drive a range of important improvements” in child and ...
There has been an increase in the number of online companies offering a match making service for parents to find and offer reciprocal childcare. On the surface it seems a great idea, free childcare so...
HiThis Sunday I am running a 5k run for the CHernobyl Children's Project. My twin sister Frances, my younger sister Linda and my two daughters Bex (16) and Amy (11) and myself are running dressed as...
This is an important celebration for the Sikh community where in 1699 the identification of the Sikh community was made known as the Khalsa. Vaisakhi this year is Monday 14th April, but many towns and...
Yesterdays news story about School Caterer’s concerns over the introduction of Nutritional standards for secondary schools which will be introduced in September made complete sense to me.The...
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