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Watching television in early childhood increases the risk of belowaverage school performance and poor health at the age of ten, according to new research.

Leaving babies to cry themselves to sleep can harm their brain development, childcare expert Penelope Leach has claimed.

The law still stops short of protecting children from being physically punished. Pat Gordon-Smith calls for a more concerted campaign.

Young children who are frequently spanked are more likely to grow up to be aggressive, suggests a new study.

The charity Action for Children launched a national television advertisement on Monday to highlight child neglect.

Babies who are behind in their development at the age of nine months are more likely to have learning and behavioural problems at the age of five, according to a major study published last week.

Carers need to recognise when a child's self-soothing habit is an expression of distress