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Self-harm hospital admissions of children show 'frightening rise' - BBC News

BBC NewsSelf-harm hospital admissions of children show 'frightening rise'BBC News"One way of providing this early intervention is for all schools to deliver comprehensive Personal Social Health Economic (PSHE) education, teaching children about emotional wellbeing and addressing challenging mental health issues such as eating ...Self-harm by children rises steeply in England and WalesThe GuardianRise in teenagers who self-harm as social media fuels nation of 'deeply unhappy' children, warns charityITV Newsall 9 news articles »
(09-12-2016)

Marine Le Pen: no free education for children of 'illegal immigrants' - The Guardian

The GuardianMarine Le Pen: no free education for children of 'illegal immigrants'The Guardian“I've got nothing against foreigners but I say to them: if you come to our country, don't expect that you will be taken care of, treated [by the health system] and that your children will be educated for free,” Le Pen said. “That's finished now, it's ...Marine Le Pen says migrants should not have access to free education or healthcareDaily MailFrance's Marine Le Pen Says No Free Schooling for Kids of UndocumentedTIMEall 42 news articles »
(08-12-2016)

Child 'more likely to use drugs if mum smoked when pregnant' - NHS Choices

NHS ChoicesChild 'more likely to use drugs if mum smoked when pregnant'NHS ChoicesThe researchers also looked at factors affecting the mother before birth, including smoking, mental health and stressful events. They looked for links between DNA activity, teenagers' use of drugs or alcohol, and factors affecting the mother. The ...
(08-12-2016)

Marine Le Pen says migrants should not have access to free education or healthcare - Daily Mail

The Local FranceMarine Le Pen says migrants should not have access to free education or healthcareDaily MailThe leader of the Front National (FN) party told a conference in Paris: 'I've got nothing against foreigners but I say to them: if you come to our country, don't expect that you will be taken care of, treated (by the health system) and that your ...Le Pen wants to end free education for children of 'illegal immigrants'The Local FranceFrance's Marine Le Pen Says No Free Schooling for Kids of UndocumentedTIMEall 44 news articles »
(08-12-2016)

Le Pen says illegal migrant children should be banned from healthcare - Daily Mail

Daily MailLe Pen says illegal migrant children should be banned from healthcareDaily MailThe leader of the Front National (FN) party told a conference in Paris: 'I've got nothing against foreigners but I say to them: if you come to our country, don't expect that you will be taken care of, treated (by the health system) and that your ...Marine Le Pen says no free education for children of 'illegal immigrants'The Guardianall 15 news articles »
(08-12-2016)

I hate that a child has to be at high risk of suicide before we can help - The Guardian

The GuardianI hate that a child has to be at high risk of suicide before we can helpThe GuardianIt is my day as duty worker in our busy child and adolescent mental health service (Camhs) and the phone is ringing off the hook. In addition to managing my caseload as a mental health practitioner, at Camhs we run a duty system to deal with urgent ...
(08-12-2016)

Blackpool children's club's trek to mental health - Blackpool Gazette

Blackpool children's club's trek to mental healthBlackpool GazetteWith mental health taking up 23 per cent of NHS services but only getting half of that in funding, together with a major review of mental health services across the Fylde going on, the club's leaders say giving children the ability to deal with ...
(08-12-2016)

Parents speak out after CHILDMINDERS feed their kids junk food - Daily Mail

Daily MailParents speak out after CHILDMINDERS feed their kids junk foodDaily MailMost diligent parents would say that, if unhealthy snacks and junk food like this are to be consumed by their children at all, they should be an occasional treat. And it was this dictum that slim, health-conscious teacher Chloe Busby, 27, strictly ...
(08-12-2016)

Children's online junk food ads banned by industry - BBC News

BBC NewsChildren's online junk food ads banned by industryBBC NewsDr Alison Tedstone, chief nutritionist at Public Health England, said the advertising restrictions were encouraging but the real test would be whether they made any difference to the exposure of high sugar, salt and fat products to children and young ...Junk Food Adverts Banned Around Children's Content Online, In Print And Cinemas, Under New RulesHuffington Post UKBan on junk food advertising aimed at children extended to online and social mediaThe IndependentJunk food ads targeting children banned in non-broadcast media ...The GuardianReutersall 54 news articles »
(08-12-2016)

Babies missing out on key checks after fall in health visitor numbers - The Guardian

The GuardianBabies missing out on key checks after fall in health visitor numbersThe GuardianAnd some health visitors now have to look after between 500 and 1,000 children, when the maximum recommended is 250, according to a survey of 1,224 health visitors undertaken by the Institute of Health Visiting. The survey found 85% of respondents say ...and more »
(08-12-2016)

New Dallas Clinic Provides Foster Children Consistent Medical, Mental Health Care - KERA News

KERA NewsNew Dallas Clinic Provides Foster Children Consistent Medical, Mental Health CareKERA NewsThe new 12,000-square-foot foster clinic in Dallas is modeled on Children's Health smaller Plano campus. The two sites will provide medical and mental health care to 3,000 children, plus an on-site CPS liaison to coordinate care with state agencies.Groundbreaking moment at Children's Health for foster childrenKHOU.comall 6 news articles »
(07-12-2016)

Health experts recommed asking terminally-ill children if they have bucket lists - ITV News

ITV NewsHealth experts recommed asking terminally-ill children if they have bucket listsITV NewsChildren and young people with terminal and life-limiting illnesses should be asked whether they have a bucket-list they wish to complete. Care plans for sick children should take into account their "life ambitions and wishes", health officials believe ...Dying Children Bucket List Now A Must According To Health OfficialsHealth Aimall 4 news articles »
(07-12-2016)

Groundbreaking moment at Children's Health for foster children ... - KHOU.com

KHOU.comGroundbreaking moment at Children's Health for foster children ...KHOU.com"As children come in to this place they will see this. Be strong like the trees, fly like the birds, shine like the stars."Mental health pilot program for Texas foster kids underwayTexas Tribuneall 6 news articles »
(07-12-2016)

Groundbreaking moment at Children's Health for foster children - KHOU.com

KHOU.comGroundbreaking moment at Children's Health for foster childrenKHOU.comThe Rees-Jones Center for Foster Care Excellence is a multifaceted clinic where foster children can receive medical, behavioral and mental health care from a team of experts all under the same roof. Governor Greg Abbott attended Monday's ribbon-cutting ...New Dallas Clinic Provides Foster Children Consistent Medical, Mental Health CareKERA NewsMental health pilot program for Texas foster kids underwayTexas Tribuneall 8 news articles »
(07-12-2016)

Half of five-year-olds in parts of Greater Manchester have tooth decay - Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening NewsHalf of five-year-olds in parts of Greater Manchester have tooth decayManchester Evening NewsExperts say 'deprivation, child poverty and inequality' is to blame, claiming that these factors strongly impact children's health, be it tooth decay or obesity. The data, taken from an oral health survey, states that in Oldham, 50.9 per cent of ...
(07-12-2016)
 
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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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Cottage Pie with Mixed Vegetables

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