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How to help your child if they're being bullied

Jedidja

National children’s charity, Kidscape, offers parents tips on how to help their children if they are being bullied.

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Abortion: what should I tell my child?

Laura Hurley of Brook offers some ideas for tackling the topic of abortion with your child

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Understanding and supporting anxiety in your child

Worried girl

Anxiety: how parents can help their children

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Tips for parents who are struggling to make ends meet

Families money and finances

Practical advice for parents on low incomes to help claim the benefits you're entitled to

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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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Top tips if your child is being bullied

Reaching out

Alex Holmes, anti-bullying programme manager for the Diana Award, outlines some useful things to do if your child is being bullied online or off

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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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Understanding binge eating disorder

Binge eating disorder: a parent's guide

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Mental health and young people: tackling stigma together

Time to change image

1 in 10 children will experience a mental health problem. Here's how to help them

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Eating disorders and the internet: a parent’s guide

Is the internet causing young people’s eating disorders? We talk to Beat's Rebecca Field to find out

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Childhood obesity: a new epidemic?

Obesity: a guide for parents. What is it, and what can you do if your child is overweight?

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It’s no game – how to tell if your child is addicted to tech

Gaming

Many parents worry their child is addicted to gaming but are they really, or just doing something they enjoy to excess? Psychiatrist Richard Graham offers his advice

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