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In the month of February, we focused on Coughs and Colds and other serious illnesses such as Pneumonia. This February (2019) we are taking a look at Pneumonia and what children can do. Pneumonia is a terrible killer of children. On World Pneumonia day, Save the Children predicted that 11
In January we focus on the vital topic of caring for babies and young children. In this post you can view Our 10 messages for children to learn and share about caring for babies and young children and you can read about activities that we know work well with older
Dear Friends of Children for Health, The first thing I do when putting together our Annual Round-up is to look at last year’s round-up and to reflect on what’s been done and assess how the character of our organisation has changed. Children for Health is now five years old and
This opinion piece reflects upon how children and adolescents contribute towards their health, despite there being a general lack of acknowledgment, let alone engagement with young people. A Strategic Review of Child Health, published this year by the BMJ illustrates this gap. The question remains: why are adolescents and children’s
Our November topic is HIV & AIDS, it is one of our 10 topics with 10 ‘HIV & AIDS’ messages for children to learn and share. You can find more information about this topic by clicking here. Our 100 Health Messages for Children to Learn and Share are simple, reliable
Our October topic is Accidents & Preventing Injuries, it is one of our 10 topics with 10 ‘accidents and preventing injuries’ messages for children to learn and share. You can find more information about this topic by clicking here. Our 100 Health Messages for Children to Learn and Share are
This paper was prepared by SPRING and Save the Children UK. Full acknowledgements are included in this PDF version, access the online version here. The first 1,000 days, the period between the start of a woman’s pregnancy and her child’s second birthday, is the most critical time in life for
WHAT A MONTH! So delighted to let you all know that we are now… …the AWARD WINNING Children for Health! On September 20th, 2018 we won a Third Sector Award in the category: Small Charity, Big Achiever! Read more about it here and to watch a short video on why
Delighted with the number and reach of our downloads! We published our Nutrition Poster on August 1st and since then it has been downloaded 285 times. Download this and other Free Resources on our website now! Please help us get the word out and forward this newsletter or send a
We are very pleased to announce that we have branched out into other languages! The content is available for free on our website and so far it includes our 100 messages for children to learn and share translated PLUS additional content on ideas for activities that can be done with children to