Video: Fitting a Rear-Facing Car Seat

Video Transcript Hi, I’m Lisa Scott, the Road Safety Officer for Halton Council, and I’m here today with SafeKids.co.uk to show you how to fit a rearward-facing car seat. The first thing that we do when fitting a rearward-facing car seat is to put the car seat into the car …

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Video: Looking After Your Trampoline

Video Transcript Hi, my name is Vanessa Stratton from Kids Corner, based just outside of Chester, and on behalf of SafeKids.co.uk we are going to advise you on the welfare of your trampoline. If you buy a decent quality trampoline, there should be no trampoline maintenance and your trampoline should …

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Does Your Child Have Hidden Allergies?

Most people regard allergic reactions as the typical presentation of asthma attacks, fits of sneezing and nasal congestion, runny or puffy eyes or skin rashes. There are, however, many other ways in which allergens can physically manifest themselves. Persistent headaches Hot or cold shivers but without any physical change in …

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Asthma in Children and Exposure to Dust

Traditional thinking says that to protect your children from developing asthma, you should keep a spotless house. Well, there’s good news for busy parents everywhere – current research contradicts old school thinking. In fact, babies who are the least likely to develop asthma by the age of four are those …

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