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How To Create Conversation Games For Your Family

Dinner time is a rare opportunity for busy families to connect and have a meaningful conversation. By creating conversation games, you can have fun with your family instead of asking…

12 Incredible Benefits of Playing with Lego

Parents around the world rejoice! Those painful barefoot incidents with stray Lego bricks can finally be accredited to a good cause. Lego in all its glorious colour and shape combinations…

What to Do About Violence at School

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare – a Columbine-style attack in a British school, where a disgruntled student, armed with a lethal weapon, starts shooting indiscriminately within the school grounds. While…

Video: Fitting a Rear-Facing Car Seat

  Video Transcript Hi, I’m Lisa Scott, the Road Safety Officer for Halton Council, and I’m here today with SafeKids.co.uk to show you how to fit a rearward-facing car seat….

Video: Looking After Your Trampoline

  Video Transcript Hi, my name is Vanessa Stratton from Kids Corner, based just outside of Chester, and on behalf of SafeKids.co.uk we are going to advise you on the…

Does Your Child Have Hidden Allergies?

Most people regard allergic reactions as the typical presentation of asthma attacks, fits of sneezing and nasal congestion, runny or puffy eyes or skin rashes. There are, however, many other…

Is Your Child Safe at Friends’ Homes?

When Carolyn Miller was in primary school, her best friend Suzie lived about a 15-minute walk away. Often, the two girls would visit each other’s home after school to watch…

Asthma in Children and Exposure to Dust

Traditional thinking says that to protect your children from developing asthma, you should keep a spotless house. Well, there’s good news for busy parents everywhere – current research contradicts old…

Is the Swine Flu Jab Safe for Children?

The swine flu jab or vaccination was introduced to help protect children and adults, especially those who are particularly vulnerable, from contracting the H1N1 swine flu virus. The fact that…

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