Editorial: Cutting pediatric therapy in two to promote inclusion – and then losing the word ‘therapy’. Part 1. What do you think?

'Dragging child and family to hospital for regular visits might be the cheaper and most convenient option for hospital administrators but not for child and parents'

Peter Limbrick writes:

Working with babies and young children who have multifaceted conditions, I have been most effective as a teacher

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Editorial: Covid vaccine, justice, rights and compensation for damage. What is the situation in your country?

'If we allow governments to take away our citizen rights now, how can we be sure they will ever restore them?'

When we accept a Covid vaccine we are likely to be deprived of some of our rights for compensation if there is damage in the long term to ourselves or a loved one. This becomes an increasin

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Editorial: NHS - '35% of pupils in England are expected to have access to a mental health support team by 2023'. Are we all going mad?

We were giving children a crappy childhood even before Covid came along

From the NHS website:

‘Experts in the teams will offer children one-to-one and group therapy sessions while helping to improve the whole school’s communities awareness of mental health through training sessions for parents and w

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There is no evidence that Covid vaccines are safe for foetuses. What is the view of neonatologists, paediatricians and paediatric nurses?

Do not pregnant women and foetuses differ greatly in their physiology and neurology?

Editorial opinion:

Interconnections commissioned the cartoon for this issue to help highlight the fact that there is no evidence to offer to pregnant women that a Covid vaccine will not damage their unborn baby. The

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Are governments asking us to choose between health and democracy? Surely, this is a false choice

It is my understanding that to keep ourselves and our children healthy we need education more than we need propaganda and media hype

Editorial Comment

It is a duty of a democratic government to educate its citizens. This can be by setting up teaching institutions (nursery onwards), licencing private

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