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Games, apps and tech

A parent's guide to vlogging

zoella, alfie deyes and louise pentland

How to know your Zoellas from your PewDiePies in the world of vlogging

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Health and wellbeing

Boys and body image: it’s (not) different for girls

boys and body image

Recent research shows that boys today are increasingly sturggling with body image issues. How can parents support their son if they are affected?

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Health and wellbeing

Understanding and supporting anxiety in your child

Worried girl

Anxiety: how parents can help their children

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Health and wellbeing

Helping your child get the sleep they need: a parent's guide

sleep hygeine

Many teens are chronically sleep-deprived. Dr Pooky Knightsmith offers advice on how parents can help their child get a good night's sleep

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Safety and settings

Social media apps: setting safety and privacy settings

social media

Here's how to set parental controls on apps such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

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Relationships and sex

When to talk to your child about puberty (or will school take care of it)?

Sex and relationships education (SRE): a parent's guide for primary school age children

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Safety and settings

Helping your child stay safe from cybercrime

cybercrime

Cybercrime: a parent's guide to keeping your kids safe

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Parenting

Money matters for parents of disabled children

Money

Parents and carers of children with disabilities often face heavy costs. In this Q&A, Cerebra addresses some of the most frequently asked questions about benefits.

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Health and wellbeing

Roasting: a guide for parents

Young person

How to deal with roasting: the cyberbullying craze that can have a profound effect on its victims

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Parenting, Health and wellbeing

Family banter and self-esteem: drawing the line on what is OK

It is common for family members to tease each other and crack jokes, but when does family banter go too far? 

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Health and wellbeing

Teenage pregnancy: how you can help your child

Your son or daughter hasn't only been having sex – now they or their partner is pregnant. Bekki Burbidge of the FPA looks at your options

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Health and wellbeing

Sexually transmitted infections: eight useful facts

Teens and STIs: a parent’s guide 

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