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REVEALED: Top ten babies' names

The most popular names for your little bundles of joy have been announced for another year - but is your chosen name on the list?

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Meningitis alert

New study reveals lack of awareness from parents at spotting symptoms of meningitis

Parents admit they would struggle to identify the signs of meningitis, spot if their child was being bullied - or even perform CPR on a baby or child, a study has found.
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Could a Scandinavian childcare model work in the UK?

What Britain can learn from Scandinavia when it comes to childcare

The Danes do it, the Swedes do it, and even the Norwegians do it, but when it comes to accessible and affordable childcare, Britain lags far behind its northerly neighbours.

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Experts agree sufficient sleep is needed for kids of all ages

AND SO TO SLEEP: How best to ensure bed zeds for your kids ... and yourself

It can be one of the toughest tasks a parent faces ... quite how to persuade a child to just lay down and go to sleep.

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Kids' naked seflies warning

ALERT: Kids take "normal" naked selfies despite knowing risks

Many young people choose to share naked selfies despite knowing risks because they see it as "normal and fun" part of relationships.

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University of Sheffield Students' Union

Sheffield nursery survey - share your opinion

As the University of Sheffield Students’ Union Nursery celebrates its 40th anniversary a new service user review survey has been launched.

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Give a child in need a loving new home

Give a child in need a loving new home

Caring Sheffield people are being urged to consider adopting a child in need of a loving family.

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Engagement etiquette explained

ENGAGING RESEARCH: Study reveals keys to perfect marriage proposal

The average woman expects her wedding proposal to take place at a landmark in her home city with a dazzling ring costing £1,013, according to new research.
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Police have warned the public to beware investment fraudsters

Over-60s ‘particularly vulnerable’ to investment fraud

New figures from an investigative unit working in the City of London have revealed that fraudsters are increasing their illegal activities, aimed at extracting money from unsuspecting members of the public, often pensioners.

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One in three girls feel theyre not pretty enough

One in three girls feel they’re ‘not pretty enough’ say Girlguides

One in three girls ​aged 7 - 10 do not feel pretty enough according to a survey released today by Girlguiding ​UK.​
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Kids think their grandma is cooler than their mum

10 reasons why kids think their grandma is cooler than their mum

More than half of British kids prefer their granny to their own mother, according to a new report.
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The way we live

Millions of Brits now happy to live a solitary existence

Millions of Brits are now happy to live a solitary existence, according to new research.

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Clan-tastic holiday idea for all the family from Superbreak

GENERATION GAIN: Grand idea to help all family enjoy jollies

South Yorkshire grandparents want to spend more quality time with their families as it is revealed more than two thirds only get to see their loved ones once a year or on special occasions.

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Johnny Depp and Amber Heard

Celebrity divorces create “unrealistic expectations”

High profile celebrity divorces - such as Johnny Depp's split from Amber Heard - are creating "unrealistic expectations" for divorcing couples, according to family lawyers.

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Almost a fifth of parents regret giving their child a mobile device

Parents blame technology for kids’ antisocial behaviour

A new survey has revealed that over a third of parents believe mobile phones and tablets are making their children unsociable.

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Mama I love you

MUM'S THE WORD: flexibility key to good mother-daughter relationship

A mother's state of mind rather than her teen daughter's stroppy attitude is the key to surviving adolescence, according to new research.
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Baby name susprises

REVEALED: most popular baby names this year

A parenting advice website has listed the most popular baby names so far in 2016 and revealed previous favourites such as Sophia, Mia, Daniel and Harrison are on the decline.

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Modern family

TV company's search for Modern Family

A TV company is on the hunt for separated families and parents across the UK, to take part in a new Channel 5 series.

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Andy Marlow Fallon Marlow and kids Nicholas and Madison Marlow

Sheffield family’s anguish as girl, 7, battles Lyme disease

A couple who led a charity campaign for a woman suffering from the rare Lyme disease believe their own seven-year-old daughter has caught the tick-borne infection.

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Counting cost of school return

School's out ... of pocket for parents!

Startling statistics show true cost of sending your child to school.
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