If you’re travelling abroad for your holiday this summer – particularly if you’re flying long haul – you’ve probably already thought about whether you need any travel vaccinations. But have you considered whether you need protection against measles?
Every parent knows sleep is important for a child’s physical and mental development. If your child doesn’t get enough sleep they can also become irritable and moody, and they may also develop behavioural problems that could affect their ability to learn and do well in school.
Children who snack throughout the day are more likely to have the signs of tooth decay than those who just eat at meal times. And relying on brushing their teeth isn't enough to prevent the problem, say experts from the Universities of Edinburgh and Glasgow.