‘MISSED PERIODS: Scotland’s opportunities for better pregnancies, healthier parents & thriving babies the first time ... and every time’ by Dr Jonathan Sher. An excellent primer!

‘MISSED PERIODS: Scotland’s opportunities for better pregnancies, healthier parents & thriving babies the first time ... and every time’ by Dr Jonathan Sher. An excellent primer!

From the executive summary: Preconception health, education and care should become a Scottish priority. This is the often-overlooked period – between avoiding pregnancy and being pregnant – when health inequalities can first be addressed effectively. The health and wellbeing of the mother at conce

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New SEN system failing children – ‘SEN reforms have led to chaos and confusion in some areas’ says a report from Driver Youth Trust

New SEN system failing children – ‘SEN reforms have led to chaos and confusion in some areas’ says a report from Driver Youth Trust

The following is extracted from SEN Magazine: ‘Joining the Dots’ presents a picture of fragmented SEN provision that makes it hard for some families to access the support they need.

The Government introduced the “local offer” last year, requiring all local authorities to tell parents what SEN suppor

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Britain must do more to tackle ‘virus of social isolation’ says commission concerned for disabled and elderly people

Britain must do more to tackle ‘virus of social isolation’ says commission concerned for disabled and elderly people


EHRC says a national debate is needed to address the scale of social isolation and loneliness affecting growing numbers of disabled people and older people who risk being increasingly ‘locked out’ as modern Britain changes, according to the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC).

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'Hearing, eyesight, body functions, memory – all fading. Am I disappearing?' An impassioned article by Toni Turner

'Hearing, eyesight, body functions, memory – all fading. Am I disappearing?' An impassioned article by Toni Turner

“I lay floating in a hot salt water bath, head back and salty tears falling into the water. The crushing pain in my head is exhausting. I’m begging God to let me live.

“My hearing is fading. My eyesight is fading. My body functions are fading. My memory is fading. I feel like I am disappearing. Thi

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Baby monitors: If you use one or are about to, there is information here about keeping your baby safe. Please show it to your friends and colleagues

Baby monitors: If you use one or are about to, there is information here about keeping your baby safe. Please show it to your friends and colleagues

Peter Limbrick writes: Dr Magda Havas is very concerned about the dangers of exposing babies to electromagnetic radiation. In this article she warns us of the dangers of wireless baby monitors that emit microwaves. She then tells us about baby monitors that are safe to use.

An important part of her

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