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Mum Issues Warning After DIY Slime Left Her Daughter With ‘Chemical Burns’

A mum has warned other families about the dangers of allowing your children to make slime when unsupervised, after a product in the recipe left her daughter with ‘chemical burns’.  Rebekha D’Stephano from Cheshire, shared photographs to her Facebook page of her daughter’s hands covered in blisters and redness, after she made the slime at home.   “She is…

Prince Harry Praises Parents Who Care For Seriously Ill Children At WellChild Anniversary Event

Prince Harry praised parents who look after sick children at home, calling them “care professionals”. He met with parents at an event celebrating the 40th anniversary of charity WellChild, an organisation that helps seriously ill children be cared for at home, where possible. Harry, who is patron of the charity, said, according to the Evening Standard:…

Peter Andre Shares Adorable Photo Of Daughter Princess Cradling Baby Brother Theo

Peter Andre doesn’t often share photos of his youngest son Theo, but on the rare occasion he does, it’s always an adorable snap. The dad-of-four posted a photo of his nine-year-old daughter Princess, who has been on holiday with her mum Katie Price, cradling Theo. “Bist reunited with her little brother,” Andre captioned the snap on…

Mum Rewrites Daughter’s Sexist Homework To Challenge Gender Stereotypes About Mothers Returning To Work

A mum decided to rewrite her daughter’s homework worksheet to give it a feminist twist after being frustrated by the sexist message it was sending. Lynne Polvino, from New York, US, shared a photo of her daughter’s worksheet that required the young girl to fill in the missing words.  The story was about a child…

National Autistic Society Responds To ‘Vaxxed’ Film After Andrew Wakefield Attends London Premiere

The National Autistic Society has said it is “deeply concerning” that discredited claims about a link between vaccination and autism have resurfaced in a film. Andrew Wakefield, 60, a former doctor known for linking vaccines with autism, reignited the claims after appearing in London for the British premiere of ‘Vaxxed’, a documentary he directed, on 14 February.  “It’s…

Children And Young People With Cancer Are More Likely To Survive Than Ever Before, Statistics Reveal

More children and young people who have been diagnosed with cancer are surviving than ever before, a report has shown. The National Cancer Registration Service has predicated the five-year survival rate for children diagnosed in 2015 will be 83.9%, compared to 67.3% in 1990. A similar increasing trend was noted for the 10-year survival rates, which is…

Fearne Cotton On Why It’s ‘Instantly Relieving’ To Lean On Mum Friends When You’re A Parent

Fearne Cotton is just like any other parent who leans on her mum friends for moral support when times are tough.  The 35-year-old, who is mum to three-year-old Rex and one-year-old Honey, said she is in constant communication with her friends who have kids, including Holly Willoughby. “They’re your first port of call: ‘Has this…

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