With the summer holidays starting to wind down, now’s the perfect time to start preparing your little one for the new school term.
In this country, one baby dies each week from group B Strep (GBS) infection, while every fortnight one baby who survives it suffers long-term mental or physical disabilities. Yet according to the charity Group B Strep Support, around half of all expecting and new mums haven’t heard of it.
The arrival of barbecue season is something most of us look forward to, especially here in the UK. This country is, after all, the leading barbecue nation in Europe (according to the organisers of National BBQ Week, we hosted more than 130 million barbecues in 2015, with British families firing up the barbie an average of nine times each summer).
Bedwetting – also called enuresis – is a common condition. But while it’s nobody’s fault, it can have a serious impact on your child’s self-esteem and emotional wellbeing. And according to the World Bedwetting Day campaign, it can also affect a child’s daytime functioning, both at school and in social situations.