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  • Safety and settings
    Education and the future

    Help your child make positive Cyber Choices

    Coding and programming are extremely valuable skills to have for young people to have. Here’s how to ensure they use these skills in the right way

  • Parenting

    Digital resilience: a parent’s guide

    But what exactly is digital resilience? And what can we do as parents to help our children develop it?

  • Games, apps and tech

    The hidden benefits of playing video games in lockdown

    It’s easy to have positive gaming experiences as a family, if you choose your games wisely. We explain where to start

  • Relationships and sex

    Q&A about sex and teens with Brook

    Brook's Richard Essery answers some parents' FAQs on young people and sex

  • Relationships and sex

    Online dating and teens

    Advice for parents from NCA-CEOP about online dating sites for teens. Should you be worried?

  • Safety and settings

    Snapchat: what to do if you’re worried

    Snapchat: how tor react if things go wrong

  • Games, apps and tech

    Snapchat FAQs

    Snapchat: what parents need to know

  • Health and wellbeing

    Unwinding online: the rise of ASMR

    We talk about ‘detoxing’ and ‘taking a break’ when we want to escape the stress digital tech can bring. But the internet itself also offers new ways of unwinding. One of the most peculiar – and popular with young people – is ASMR.

  • Health and wellbeing

    Bulimia nervosa: a parent’s guide

    Bulimia is the most common eating disorder. Here's Dr Pooky Knightsmith's advice on how to tell if your child is affected – and where to get help. 

  • Health and wellbeing

    Ecstasy: a parent’s guide

    Ecstasy use is on the rise among young people. What should parents know about the drug

  • Health and wellbeing

    Treatment for your child’s eating disorder

    It's unusual for young people with eating disorders to get better on their own. Here's our roundup of treatments available on the NHS and from other support services.

  • Health and wellbeing

    Understanding anorexia nervosa

    Anorexia is a serious disease that can affect children and young people and sufferers are often secretive about their suffering. We explain how to spot the symptoms and what to do if you're concerned about your child

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