What to look for, and strategies to help If your child is having difficulty communicating, you might be wondering if they have a speech and language impairment. One common one,
Getting the right nutrition when you’re living with a chronic illness can be tough – especially during a flare-up. Perhaps you’re too fatigued to cook, feeling too much pain, or
Getting a good night’s sleep can be tough – especially amidst a global pandemic. Whether you’re feeling anxious, doing less exercise or adjusting to an ever-changing routine, there are many
Pandemic Restrictions Trigger Self-Harm and Poor Mental Health Among Children and Young People, Experts Say
Experts have issued a stark warning about the effects of Covid-19 pandemic on the mental health of children and young people. Writing in The BMJ, Professor Tamsin Ford at the
The British Psychological Society is urging the government to reconsider its emphasis on the idea that children and young people need to ‘catch up’ on their education, and that supporting
It was when Nicola was 23 weeks pregnant when she received the shock of her life. Her daughter, Edie, who was only the one pound and four ounces, was born.
First things first – if your child has just been diagnosed with ADHD, it is not a result of poor parenting or because of something you’ve done. ADHD is a
After a blissfully normal final scan at 36 weeks, I had reduced foetal movements at about 37 and a half weeks. I’d been for coffee with my lovely NCT friends
When my son was first born I remember being hit with a multitude of feelings. To be honest I was a bit all over the place for a few years.