Welcome to Family Relationships Magazine’s weekly roundup of celebrity family news. Jennifer Lopez tackles whooping cough Jennifer Lopez has teamed up with March of Dimes in a US national awareness campaign about pertussis (whooping cough). The new initiative focuses on educating new parents and their families about pertussis, a highly […]

Celebrity Watch: Jennifer Lopez with March of Dimes, Van Outen ...

Welcome to Family Relationships Magazine’s weekly roundup of news about the Internet, particularly as it relates to children and families Adult games sold to British kids Trading Standards recently discovered that a number of online retailers are selling “mature” video games to children. “The teenage volunteer visited 16 separate outlets […]

Internet Watch: adult games sold to kids, Internet addiction, Twitter ...

Feeding a growing family can be expensive enough without dining out on a regular basis, so it’s perhaps little surprise that a new survey has found that nearly three-quarters of British families are choosing to eat home-cooked meals rather than in restaurants. Almost three-quarters (73%) of those families asked said […]

Most British families eating at home, survey finds

The former Independent Midwives Association, made up of individual Independent Midwives from throughout the UK, today announced the launch of their new organisation. The midwives have formalised as an Industrial and Provident Society to become Independent Midwives UK and have announced their official board members. The patron of Independent Midwives […]

UK’s independent midwives form new organisation

Never afraid to avoid deep and difficult issues, the BBC’s Newsround is to screen Gone, a special documentary exploring the issue of bereavement and how it affects children’s lives. Barney Harwood tells the story of four children who have all lost someone they love. Eight-year-old Bradley from Welling, Kent, lost […]

BBC Newsround to show documentary about bereavement

Letting friends and family from around the globe keep up with the latest news, pictures and videos of new baby just got easier with the launch of Secure and easy-to-use, the service allows an online “baby book” to be created, that can include photographs, videos, baby journal, baby “firsts” […] share baby’s life with friends and family online

BBC Cymru Wales is to begin a fortnight of programmes looking at the changing nature of childhood through the generations, beginning with What Are We Doing To Our Kids? on Monday 16th March. As part of the project, the Institute of Welsh Affairs (IWA) surveyed a number of Welsh parents, […]

What Are We Doing To Our Kids?: BBC Wales fortnight ...

According to a report on independent entertainment web site Digital Spy, parents have started a campaign against a new CBeebies presenter. She must have done something really terrible to warrant that, eh? Sworn or cursed in a programme, perhaps? Advocated the use of illegal drugs? Attacked and killed someone in […]

Bigoted parents campaign for disabled presenter to be taken off ...