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Health and wellbeing

Celebrating your child’s inner beauty

Parent Info has partnered with the Dove Self-Esteem Project to offer parents advice and information to help children and young people build confidence and feel good about themselves.

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Health and wellbeing

Can reality TV be a good thing?

You may have heard of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Made in Chelsea and Love Island. These are all popular reality television programmes, especially among younger viewers.

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Health and wellbeing

The power of your words: parents’ effect on children’s body image

Be aware of the power and impact your words can have on how your child feels about themselves. Read our advice from the Dove Self-Esteem Project

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Health and wellbeing

Body image and the media

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Young people, body image and the media: a guide from the Dove Self-Esteem Project

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Health and wellbeing

Starting conversations with your child about positive body image

Tips to boost your child’s positive body image from the Dove Self-Esteem Project and Parent Info

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Health and wellbeing

Family dynamics and your child’s self-esteem

A guide for parents on the importance of family influence on helping build body confidence in teenagers, with advice from the dove Self-Esteem Project

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Parenting

Social media and group violence: a parent's guide

Advice for parents on the rise of viral fight videos online

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Parenting

What is a digital tattoo?

A tattoo is permanent, much like the information we post online. NCA-CEOP gives its top tips on making sure your child's online reputation is just as good as their offline one

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Relationships and sex

Sexual health: advice for parents when your child become sexually active

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Talking to your child about sex: a parent's guide

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Safety and settings

Sexual abuse on webcam: what can parents do?

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NCA-CEOP explains how the abusers operate and what you can do to protect the children in your care.

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Relationships and sex

Sex: preparing to talk to your child

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Use these online advice services to help you prepare before talking to your child about sex, contraception and online safety

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Safety and settings

Is your child at risk of sexual exploitation? Know the signs

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Advice from Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation on the signs of sexual exploitation and the steps parents can take to keep their children safe from online grooming

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