Children living with smoke smoke the equivalent of five cigarettes a day

Tremendous statement made by the Catalan Society of Family and Community Medicine on children who live with smoke. Being exposed to the harmful effects of tobacco, they smoke the equivalent of five cigarettes a day. We are horrified seeing a baby smoking (I mean smoking directly), but most parents who smoke do so at home … Read moreChildren living with smoke smoke the equivalent of five cigarettes a day

Withdraw custody to parents of a two-year-old child due to excessive smoke in their home

It happened in the United Kingdom, where laws against tobacco use and child protection have recently been enforced. In the last year, 10% have increased the cases in which the Social Services have to take care of the custody of minors, although it seems that this is the first case in which the excess smoke … Read moreWithdraw custody to parents of a two-year-old child due to excessive smoke in their home

“Same but different”: the children behind their illnesses

Ceridwen Hughes is Isaac's mother, a 8 year old boy diagnosed with the Moebius syndrome, an extremely rare disease that causes facial paralysis. In addition to being a mother, she is also a photographer, and felt the need to combine her two passions, photography and motherhood, in a beautiful project called “Same but different” in … Read more“Same but different”: the children behind their illnesses

The chickenpox vaccine at 12-15 months will cease to be subsidized in Madrid from next year

A few days ago we were wondering where is the chickenpox vaccine, since it is disappearing from pharmacies to the point that there are parents who no longer find it, making it impossible to acquire it to be administered privately. In Madrid it was being administered in two doses, one towards 12-15 months and another … Read moreThe chickenpox vaccine at 12-15 months will cease to be subsidized in Madrid from next year