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Are you doing everything you can for your's child's health? Parents failing to protect children from flu - Gloucestershire Live

Gloucestershire LiveAre you doing everything you can for your's child's health? Parents failing to protect children from fluGloucestershire LiveAround two in five parents of children in Gloucestershire at risk of serious illness or death from the flu are failing to get them vaccinated against the virus. Figures from Public Health England reveal 266 two-to-four year olds in the county ...and more »
(24-09-2017)

Veteran health guru Diana Moran says living like the Italians could stop obesity in our children - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukVeteran health guru Diana Moran says living like the Italians could stop obesity in our childrenMirror.co.ukBut it was the healthy lifestyles of the people she and her fellow celebs met that impressed her most – and took her back to her own childhood in the late Forties and early Fifties. “My generation had a healthier lifestyle than children do now,” she said.
(23-09-2017)

Mental health data shows stark difference between girls and boys - The Guardian

The GuardianMental health data shows stark difference between girls and boysThe GuardianAs reported earlier this week, the results of a study by University College London and the University of Liverpool show a discrepancy between the emotional problems perceived by parents and the feelings expressed by their children. Researchers asked ...and more »
(23-09-2017)

'Our daughters must not be scared to talk about mental health issues' - The Guardian

The Guardian'Our daughters must not be scared to talk about mental health issues'The GuardianIt's been challenging for us as a family but, after a long wait, we got her some support through children's mental health services. She had cognitive behavioural therapy, is now doing her A-levels and is much happier but we know that there may be ...
(23-09-2017)

Stress and social media fuel mental health crisis among girls - The Guardian

The GuardianStress and social media fuel mental health crisis among girlsThe Guardian“There is a growing crisis in children and young people's mental health, and in particular a gathering crisis in mental distress and depression among girls and young women,” said Dr Bernadka Dubicka, the chair of the child and adolescent faculty at the ...and more »
(23-09-2017)

Some English regions are spending as little as £10 per child on mental health services for youngsters - The Sun

The SunSome English regions are spending as little as £10 per child on mental health services for youngstersThe SunSOME regions of England are spending just £10 per child on young people's mental health services – 13 times less than other areas. Experts said the difference is “unjustifiable” and raises concerns that cash pledged for youngsters is not reaching the ...
(23-09-2017)

The Graham-Cassidy Bill Continues The Mean Assault On Our Children's Health - HuffPost

HuffPostThe Graham-Cassidy Bill Continues The Mean Assault On Our Children's HealthHuffPostIt's back. The assault on our children's health coverage has been resurrected for a final last-minute attempt at passage and is even more dangerous and cruel than ever. The latest Graham (R-SC)-Cassidy (R-LA) revision of the health repeal bill feels ...Biggest Flash Points In The Graham-Cassidy Health Care BillNPR'We Can't Let Them do This to Our Children.' Jimmy Kimmel Gives Another Heart-Wrenching Plea on Health CareTIMEHow the 'Jimmy Kimmel test' became the health care fight's measuring stickCNNKaiser Health News -New York Times -ABC Newsall 5,600 news articles »
(22-09-2017)

Mother of disabled child: Cassidy 'should know better' - CNN

CNNMother of disabled child: Cassidy 'should know better'CNNThe preterm births of Gabriel and his twin brother, Michael, caused complex health conditions for both children, including bronchopulmonary dysplasia. This chronic lung disease makes it hard to breathe. Michael died of the condition around age 1, while ...and more »
(22-09-2017)

The facts about girls' mental health laid bare - The Guardian

The GuardianThe facts about girls' mental health laid bareThe GuardianThank heaven that at least one national newspaper is addressing head-on the burgeoning crisis in our children's mental health with the urgency it merits (Editorial, 21 September). Some of us have been banging on about this issue for years – only to be ...and more »
(22-09-2017)

Facebook Live: What's Happening With The Children's Health Insurance Program? - Kaiser Health News

Kaiser Health NewsFacebook Live: What's Happening With The Children's Health Insurance Program?Kaiser Health NewsKHN chief Washington correspondent Julie Rovner and Bruce Lesley, a Capitol Hill veteran who heads First Focus, a bipartisan children's health advocacy group, break down the current state of play on CHIP reauthorization and other congressional issues.Children's health insurance aid may run out - Detroit NewsThe Detroit NewsValley physician's plea for children's health insurance: 'Let's protect what works!'Fresno BeeCongress must fund CHIP to ensure children's health | The Kansas ...Kansas City StarMedPage Today -Sunbury Daily Item -National Catholic Reporterall 22 news articles »
(22-09-2017)

Youth mental health row in York - The Press, York

The Press, YorkYouth mental health row in YorkThe Press, YorkA spokeswoman for Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust, said the Trust was working hard to improve children's mental health services. This includes funding a new service which provides community care to children and setting up the crisis ...
(22-09-2017)

Mum fundraises for children's mental health with a band night - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Mum fundraises for children's mental health with a band nightNorfolk Eastern Daily PressOver the years she has managed to raise thousands of pounds for charities including Nelson's Journey, a local school and two causes that are teenager and children focused. And this year monies raised from the annual Bressingham Band Night set up by ...
(22-09-2017)

Children's Health: Concerns about ADHD - myfox8.com

myfox8.comChildren's Health: Concerns about ADHDmyfox8.comAttention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that can begin in childhood and carry on into adulthood. All children will go through times where they have trouble focusing and behaving, but children with ADHD will ...and more »
(22-09-2017)

Ecstasy warning to children and parents in Glenrothes - The Courier

The CourierEcstasy warning to children and parents in GlenrothesThe CourierPolice in Fife have issued a serious health warning amid reports children have been taking ecstasy. Parents have been advised to be vigilant following information the drug is circulating in the Glenrothes area. A small number of high school children ...and more »
(22-09-2017)

Pressures on the NHS are holding back progress on mental health - The Guardian

The GuardianPressures on the NHS are holding back progress on mental healthThe GuardianA review of almost 300 case files by children's charity Barnardo's has shown that two-thirds of care leavers with mental health needs were not receiving any help from public services. It estimates that one in four care leavers suffer a mental health ...
(22-09-2017)
 
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Grub4life at the 8th Nursery Management Today Awards
On Friday 26th November Grub4life were proud to attend the 8th Nursery Management Awards at London’s Hilton Metropole Hotel. This annual event is a glittering evening, a bit like the Oscars for...
Grub4life at the 11th Annual Nutrition and Health Conference
This weekend was really busy for Grub4life- we were presenting at the 11th Annual Nutrition and Health conference at London’s Olympia.  We briefed over 400 health Professionals on our...
Grub4life Cook’s Training in Southwark
On Tuesday 23rd November grub4life will be hosting the 3rd Early Years Cooks Training session for Children’s Centre Cooks working in Southwark. This week we are looking at weaning- when it...
Toad Hall Nurseries join Grub4life to lead the way in Early Years Nutrition provision.
On Friday 5th November I attended a meeting for the 16 nursery cooks who cook for children every day who attend Toad Hall Nurseries. They were gathered together for the launch of a really exciting...
SAVE Cranfield Pre School
I am helping to raise money for Buckinghamshire based Cranfield Pre-School, a charity which needs £9,000 to stay open for 1 year. In the face of financial cuts staff and supporters of the Pre...
Reciprocal childcare...a good idea?
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...
Did it!!!
I did it!!! Completed Bromley's First Five 5k Fun Run! Dressed as a Russian Doll! I confess I did walk some of it...becuase I hadn't done enough training in advance...and the costumes made us very...
Fun Run dressed as a Russian Doll
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...
Grub4life members run for Chernobyl.
If you’re in the Croydon area this Sunday 19th April keep an eye out for 5 sweaty Russian Dolls- one of our most committed Grub4life members is running a 5K fun run in aid of the Chernobyl...
Easter is about more than Chocolate- Easter from around the world
In medieval times a festival of egg throwing was held in church, during which the priest would throw a hard-boiled egg to one of the choirboys. It was then tossed from one choirboy to the next and...
14th April 2009 is Vaisakhi for Sikhs
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...
NEW RESOURCES- ALL FREE TO DOWNLOAD
It’s great to see that members have been responding to grubbylilzo’s blog- that’s exactly what Grub4life is all about- sharing information and supporting each other.We have some...
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Well, I can't believe that already I've had two messages and both were extremely helpful!!! I have looked on the resources section and am completely spoiled for choice!!!!  There's so much...
Secondary Schools in uproar over impending nutrient based stndards
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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