It's important that our children have a healthy mind to help them navigate life's challenges. Pause Breathe Smile is now available in schools to help children emotional literacy and resilience and helps our kids to develop a positive sense of connection to themselves, others and the natural world.
Pollutants that we know are outdoors such as pollen and smog have a way of making their way indoors where they mix with moisture and allergens we generate during our daily lives. This all results in polluted indoor air. Find out how you can clean and purify the air at home.
Sunglasses look great on babies and children – so cute! - but there are so many more important reasons for them to wear sunnies, especially in New Zealand’s high UV environment.
Early detection of autism could be as simple as driving to the dairy with the quick and easy 60 second Toddler Driving Test.
Getting into a good routine of kitchen hygiene is essential in helping to stop the spread of germs.
While the world media is abuzz with medical terms and confusing scientific words, Nanogirl is a shining light when it comes to engaging with children and parents about the science behind COVID-19 in a way that we can all understand.
Beyond the diagnosis, caring for a child with autism can cause stress for parents. Social support can improve parental health and reduce stress.
About one in four children have a vision impairment that will require them to wear glasses, either for a shorter treatment or as part and parcel of their ongoing life. Selecting the right pair of glasses for your child can certainly make the whole vision-improvement process easier.
Being sun safe should be a habit that starts in childhood and becomes as second nature as putting on a seatbelt every time you get in the car. Teaching your child to be sun safe is important so we asked some Kidspot parents for their best tips.
The purpose of family holidays is to relax and enjoy new adventures but the change of scenery can also mean leaving behind some of the conveniences of home. We have some tried and true top tips on holiday essentials to help make your holiday filled with joy and not whinging!
As soon as our children can move, they can injure themselves. Little falls and bumped elbows are par for the course. When we’re lucky, a plaster and a cuddle will do the trick. Sometimes it takes just a bit more care - and that’s where a good first aid kit can make all the difference.