Parents Admit Sleep Deprivation Affects Mental Health And Their Relationships

Nearly a quarter of parents admit a lack of sleep impacts their wellbeing and mental health. What’s more, 22% of 7,535 parents surveyed by Netmums, in conjunction with The Children’s Sleep Charity, also said their relationship with their partner is negatively affected by their tiredness.  “Our research clearly shows that sleep deprivation impacts on the physical, emotional and mental…


Childhood Obesity Is Becoming Increasingly Common, Latest NHS Stats Show

Childhood obesity is becoming increasingly common, according to the latest NHS data. Among four- and five-year-olds in state reception classes in England in 2015-16, 9.3% were obese – an increase from 9.1% the previous year, according to the national child measurement programme (NCMP). The number of obese 10- and 11-year-olds in Year Six also rose…