Child health - news

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BBC film on child transgender issues worries activists

12 January 2017

The Guardian reports on a psychologist's approach to transgender children

Ban alcohol ads, say experts after study says children are targeted

11 January 2017

The Alcohol Health Alliance calls for a ban

Schools will be trained to spot mental illness in pupils

9 January 2017

Prime Minister announces mental health support plans

French baby death linked to vitamin dose

4 January 2017

France has acted to suspend the sale of a vitamin D supplement

Children eat three cubes of sugar at breakfast

3 January 2017

Public Health England launches new app showing how much sugar, salt and fat is in food

Smartphones as dangerous as TV for children’s health

14 December 2016

Daily Telegraph reports