Issue 65 : February 2010
********************************* The Newsletter on the Under-Fives Issue 65 : February 2010 https://www.under-fives.org/ ********************************* Hello and welcome to the newsletter on the Under-Fives. Many thanks to all of you who filled in our survey last month, helping us improve our newsletter and web site. If you didn't complete the survey but would like to, there's still time - just go to http://under-fives.org/news0110.html and fill in the few questions there. Thanks very much for subscribing: should you wish to be removed from our mailing list please go to https://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? --------------------------------------- Dancing Baby ballet in the Chesterfield area is just one of the new activities listed at https://www.under-fives.org/activity.html :ADVERT:_________________________________________________ Promote your business for children here. Over 4000 people visited our web site last month looking for things to do with their babies and young children. Visit https://www.under-fives.org/advert.html __________________________________________________:ADVERT: Nurseries Find a nursery for your child at https://www.under-fives.org/nursery.html __________________________________________________________ Special Offers and Discount Codes --------------------------------- 12% Off and Free Delivery at Boden Use the link below to get 12% off, free delivery and free returns at Boden. http://tinyurl.com/boden-u5 20% Off Chocolates at Thorntons Enter our code - MD4M - in the promotional code box at the Thorntons check out page to get 20% off chocolates. Offer ends 28 February http://thorntons.at/jill Free Delivery at Avon The sale continues at Avon with products from just 99p. Plus, free delivery if you spend over £20 http://tinyurl.com/avon-u5 15% Off Childrens Posters Enter the code FUCHSIA for a discount on posters and prints from AllPosters. http://tinyurl.com/ysmlsj For more special offers see http://under-fives.org/offers.html __________________________________________________________ News and Events --------------- 'Myth-busting' pregnancy advice given by NHS Pregnant women do not need to "eat for two", drink full fat milk or even alter how much food they eat for the first six months, NHS experts say. In the last three months they only need an extra 200 calories a day. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8523679.stm Blood pressure harm from smoke 'may explain cot death' Smoke exposure during pregnancy damages a baby's blood pressure control, which may explain why such babies' risk of cot death is higher, say experts. Maternal smoking remains one of the biggest risk factors for cot death. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8478690.stm Baby tests hope for slow learners Monitoring the development of babies could help identify those who will need help with learning in their pre-school years, research says. The study looked at, amongst other things, when babies began to crawl or grip objects. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/8518703.stm For more news and events announcements grab our newsfeed from https://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 , 2010 You are welcome to copy or forward any part of this newsletter, but please include this copyright notice and web address - https://www.under-fives.org/ Previous editions of this newsletter are archived at https://www.under-fives.org/news.html
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