Issue 56 : April 2009
********************************* The Newsletter on the Under-Fives Issue 56 : April 2009 http://www.under-fives.org/ ********************************* Welcome to April's newsletter: I hope you had a good Easter. Should you wish to cancel your subscription you may do so at http://www.under-fives.org/news.html Contents -------- - What's New at the Web Site? - News and Events ___________________________________________________________ What's New at the Under-Fives Web Site? --------------------------------------- Baby Massage Now available in Hilton, Littleover, Allestree, Belper and Matlock. http://www.under-fives.org/activity.html Childminders We've listed more childminders at http://www.under-fives.org/childminder.html Nurseries Nursery listings have also grown at http://www.under-fives.org/nursery.html __________________________________________________________ News and Events --------------- Free Play Sessions for Community Groups Miriam Gale is a Creative Play Worker based in East Staffordshire. She has funding from the borough council to offer free play sessions for community groups in the area. If anyone is interested they can contact her for more information and photos of previous work at firstname.lastname@example.org. Bed sharing 'risks babies' lives' Parents are being warned not to risk their babies' lives by sharing a bed with them while sleeping. Latest evidence shows bed sharing is implicated in about half of cot deaths. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8021456.stm Child behaviour 'linked to sleep' Simply getting a good night's sleep could reduce levels of hyperactivity and bad behaviour among children, a study says. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8016531.stm Gene variant found in 65% of autism cases A genetic variant carried by more than two thirds of people with autism might eventually help identify babies at high risk of the disorder. http://www.newscientist.com/ 'Nursemaid' cells reveal the best IVF eggs Genetic clues contained in the cells that nurture developing human eggs may reveal those that are most likely to produce healthy embryos. http://www.newscientist.com/ For more news and events announcements grab our newsfeed from http://www.under-fives.org/newsfeed.html It's free and instantly updates you with the latest news and events via e-mail, your web browser or any news feed reader. ___________________________________________________________ Copyright jillstudholme.com , 2009 You are welcome to copy or forward any part of this newsletter, but please include this copyright notice and web address - http://www.under-fives.org/ Previous editions of this newsletter are archived at http://www.under-fives.org/news.html
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