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Active kids ‘make happier adults’

From the Herald Sun in Australia WORKING up a sweat in childhood can help ward off depression later in life, a new Australian study has found. Researchers asked around 2150 Australian adults about the level of physical activity they undertook…


Loan sharks on the prowl

Loan sharks leaving families unable to buy food, say experts NZ Herald Apr 19, 2011 Children are going to school hungry because their parents don’t have enough money left for food after paying exorbitant interest rates to moneylenders, budget agencies…


More reasons for family dinners

Children who have family meals are ‘less likely to be overweight and binge on junk food’ Daily Mail UK 2nd May 2011 Children who sit down to eat with their families are less likely to be overweight and eat unhealthy…