Six Things Parents With Autistic Children Need To Do To Help Them Thrive

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Parents don’t have to be passive bystanders when it comes to their autistic child. Instead, there’s all sorts of things that they can do to not only make their lives better, but help them thrive. Check them out below.  Stick To A Detailed Schedule Autistic children don’t like changes in their routines. Instead, they prefer to stick doggedly to a schedule. As a parent, therefore, there are various things that you can do to facilitate this.  For instance, you can… Continue Reading “Six Things Parents With Autistic Children Need To Do To Help Them Thrive”

Space saving ideas for your kids’ room

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Your kid’s room is usually the smallest bedroom and yet they also often have the most stuff! It does not take long for a child to completely fill these small spaces with toys and books and games. Efficient storage is essential, so here are some tips on how to save space and effectively make use of their room. 1. Save on floor space with a high-rise bed It is important to leave plenty of floor space for your children to… Continue Reading “Space saving ideas for your kids’ room”

Gifted: Say “Vamousse” to Head Lice

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With young children still at nursery and kids (hopefully) heading back to school on 8th March, it may only be a matter of weeks before you get the dreaded letter home saying head lice have been found on a child. A commonly held frustration by parents is that other parents are knowingly sending their kids to school with head lice and therefore cause the spread, but lice infestations are spread by undetected infestations that can take over a month to discover.… Continue Reading “Gifted: Say “Vamousse” to Head Lice”

5 Ways To Build Confidence In Your Child

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All children can lose their confidence at certain times, such as starting a new school year or are having a low period. It can be hard to help your child to regain their confidence; with this guide, it should help you to give them a little push in the right direction.  A good lunch can instantly boost their mood.  Just like breakfast, lunch can be a big part of your child’s day, whether that is at home or school. Having… Continue Reading “5 Ways To Build Confidence In Your Child”

Recognising The Signs of Asthma In Children

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Asthma is a health condition found in both adults and children, involving the blockage of the airways, obstructing the passage of air to the lungs. In certain chronic cases, asthma can even be fatal. The good news is that it can be managed successfully. The trouble with asthma is that it can be challenging to diagnose. It may be confused with bronchitis or another respiratory tract illness (RTI). Diagnosing asthma presents particular challenges, particularly in children, and special care is… Continue Reading “Recognising The Signs of Asthma In Children”