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Parents Warned About Risk Of ‘Alternative Therapies’ For Children After Four-Year-Old Is Hospitalised

Doctors have warned of the dangers of “alternative” therapies for children. The warning, published in the journal BMJ Case Reports, comes after a four-year-old boy with autism was admitted to A&E after taking holistic supplements. The boy had a range of symptoms, including vomiting, constipation, weight loss and loss of appetite. Doctors revealed he had…

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Why The Stigma Surrounding Single Parents Who Aren’t The Primary Caregiver Needs To Be Addressed

In 2016, there should be no shame about being a single parent who doesn’t have primary care of their child. According to single parent charity Gingerbread, there are around two million single parents in the UK. That accounts for a quarter of families with dependent children, which means there are many mums or dads who have children,…

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How To Talk To Your Children About Politics (And Donald Trump)

In times of tumultuous politics, many parents question whether they should discuss world events with their young family members, or if it’s best to just leave children out of it all together. In previous generations, kids might have been excluded from ‘grown-up’ conversations, but with the growth of social media the NSPCC warns children are being…

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Mum Whose Sons Have Long Hair Hits Back At Those Who Criticise Them: ‘Why Do People Even Care?’

A mum has crafted her own ‘Little Boys’ Hair 101′ in response to people who criticise her three boys for having long hair.  Chloe Dunstan, who blogs at Chloe and Beans, is mum to Evan, four, Otto, three, Felix, two, and 11-month-old triplets, Henry, Rufus and Pearl.  She said her boys are clean, happy and comfortable,…

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Nine-Year-Old Boy Hailed A Hero After Catching Baby Brother Who Fell Off Changing Table

A nine-year-old has been hailed a “hero” after he caught his baby brother when he fell off a 4ft changing table.  The moment Joseph Levia, from Florida, sprang to action when his mum, Tila Levia, briefly turned her back to tend to her other child, was captured on CCTV. The footage shows Joseph’s 11-month-old brother rolling over…

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