Streaming instead of dreaming: Using phones and tablets before bed stops kids from sleeping and can lead to health issues

A new study suggests that bedtime phone use is causing children to sleep less and be excessively tired the next day, which could have serious repercussions to their health

From Daily Mail article July 25th 2018:

  • Children aged six to 13 need around nine to 11 hours of sleep a night
  • Phone use affects

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Carers UK welcomes Cross-Party report from MPs on support for working carers and urges Government to accept recommendations

From press release: Carers UK warmly welcomes today's cross-party report from MPs on the House of Commons Select Committee which calls for important changes to support unpaid carers to stay in or return to paid work.
  

Supporting carers to juggle work and care makes strong economic as w

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Opening Doors for Europe’s Children. (What can be more important than getting children out of institutions? - Ed)

Opening Doors for Europe’s Children is a pan-European campaign that aims to strengthen families and end institutional care.

They say: It’s encouraging to see that the European Commission has maintained and strengthened its commitment to the transition from institutional to family- and community-base

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