Child Safety

Mother's Mission To Teach Parents Baby Resuscitation

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Parents

A mother-of-four and founder of Baby Resuscitation opened up about the "terrifying" moment she had to perform CPR on her youngest daughter. Natasha...

Meningitis B Vaccine Now Given To Babies Across UK

PA | By Jane Kirby, Press Association Health Editor | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Parents

A new vaccine to prevent deadly meningitis is to be given to babies across the UK from today. The meningitis B jab is being offered on the NHS for ...

Toddler Rushed To Hospital After Eating 'Cannabis' Found Outside Home

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Parents

A toddler was immediately taken to hospital after picking up and eating 'cannabis' he found on the ground outside his house. Mum Stacey Cotterill, ...

Unexplained Infant Deaths Have Increased For The First Time In 5 Years

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 20.08.2015 | UK Parents

The number of unexplained infant deaths has risen for the first time in five years, according to the latest figures released by the Office for Nationa...

Michael Bublé's Son Is Still Suffering From Burns After Scalding Accident

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 19.08.2015 | UK Parents

Michael Bublé's wife Luisana Lopilato has opened up for the first time about the burns her son Noah suffered after he was scalded by boiling water in...

Girl Unable To Sleep With Teddies Due To Rare Illness

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Parents

A six-year-old girl is unable to ride bikes, attend sports day or sleep with her teddies, because the slightest touch will cause her to bruise and ble...

Baby Diagnosed With Cancer After Mum Shared Photo Showing 'Reflective Eye'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK Parents

A mother was concerned about a strange reflection that showed in her five-month-old daughter's eye, so posted a photo to Facebook for some friendly ad...

Mums Create 'Safe Way' To Put Suncream On Kids

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK Parents

Solar Buddies is a new product deemed to be the "safe" way for teachers to put suncream on a child because it involves "no-touch". The gadget has a...

Photo Of Blistered Boy's Back After A Day In Nursery Horrifies The Internet

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Parents

A mother has shared a graphic photo of her sons' sunburn after allegedly being at nursery for a day. Shaunna Broadway's sons, ages five and seven, ...

Mum's Facebook Post About Baby Gagging On Teething Toy Goes Viral

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Parents

A mother has taken to Facebook to share the story of when her six-month-old daughter "choked" on the legs of a Sophie the Giraffe teething toy and the...

This Is What A Baby With Whooping Cough Sounds Like

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Parents

A heartbreaking video of a young baby with whooping cough has received thousands of views, showing parents the devastating effects of not vaccinating ...

Rapping Babies Teach Parents First Aid Lessons

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Parents

A child safety campaign has launched by The British Red Cross in response to findings that coping with sleepless nights and knowing what to do in an e...

Peter Andre Speaks In Court About Daughter's 'Burn'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 17.07.2015 | UK Parents

Peter Andre has spoken in high court about finding a "horrific burn" on his daughter's back, allegedly following a holiday with her mum, Katie Price. ...

Family Lucky To Escape House Fire That Kills Their 10 Dogs

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Parents

A heavily pregnant woman, her partner and her two children managed to escape a large house fire that tore through their home and killed their ten pet ...

Mum Fights Off Burglar After Waking To Find Him Stood Over Her Bed

SWNS | Rachel McDermott | Posted 14.07.2015 | UK Parents

A single mother has described the moment she fought off a burglar, while her two children were in the next room. Ffyona McKeating, 43, said she wr...

Volvo Introduces Controversial New Child Car Seat Concept

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 10.07.2015 | UK Parents

Volvo's new child seat design could revolutionise the way kids travel in cars, but parents and safety experts have posed a few questions about the con...

Boy Found Living In Pigpen Allegedly Left Unable To Speak

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Parents

A seven-year-old boy was found living in a pigpen covered in dirt and is apparently unable to communicate with humans. The boy, currently being nam...

What (Not) To Do To Stop Your Child Getting Lost

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK Parents

Losing your toddler is every parent's nightmare (and pretty much a reality as they enter that curious age). So if you're worried about them wander...

Father Asks For Advice After His 9-Year-Old Started Looking At Porn

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Parents

A father of a nine-year-old girl posted on Reddit to seek advice from other parents after he found out his nine-year-old daughter was looking up sex o...

14 Ways To Keep Your Baby Cool In Hot Weather

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Parents

You probably know by now that today is the hottest day of the year, bringing 35C temperatures to England, and the warmest weather since 2006. But f...

Father Blames Daughter's Violent Attack On Failure Of School

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Parents

The father of a 13-year-old girl who was caught on camera violently assaulting another pupil has blamed his daughter's school for failing to resolve t...

Loose Women Launch 'Say No To CO' After Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Deaths

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Parents

The Loose Women presenters are teaming up with Sharon Wood - the mother of two children who died due to carbon monoxide poisoning while on holiday in ...

Mum Warns About Lyme Disease Symptoms After A Facebook Post 'Saved Her Son's Life'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK Parents

A mum want to raise parents' awareness of the symptoms of Lyme disease, after she found "bullseye" spots on her one-year-old's temples, legs and arms....

Powerful Video Warns Of Hidden Dangers To Children In Homes

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK Parents

A video has been released to warn parents how dangerous everyday furniture items can be for their children. Released by the US Consumer Product Saf...

Parents Shocked As Children Let Complete Strangers Into Their Home

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Parents

A vlogger who conducts social experiments about children's safety has demonstrated that many children need refresher course on "stranger danger" after...