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6 ways to ensure video games are safe for children

Posted on 5th August, 2013 | Find this under Featured, Yano Life

How to protect your children from extreme violence on their computer screens 1. Always check the age classification of a game and its subsections of content: violence, bad language, fear, etc. 2. Research the game and, ideally, play it yourself. 3. Play with your children, talking to them about which games they play on their own and which [...]

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Overcoming dyslexia: a musical success story

Posted on 29th July, 2013 | Find this under Featured, Yano Life

Dyslexia can damage a child’s confidence and self-esteem – but it doesn’t have to. Rising singer/songwriter Lydia Baylis tells Piers Townley how she came to terms with the reading disorder and how it kick-started her musical career ‘People just thought I was thick. It was a struggle,’ says Jamie Oliver about his own dyslexia. He [...]

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Teens’ first holiday without parents

Posted on 4th July, 2013 | Find this under Featured, Yano Life

With exams over and the end of term in sight, many teenagers are planning their first holiday without their parents. And while you don’t want to spoil their fun, you don’t want them embarking on a week of debauchery either. Matthew Payne offers some travel tips for teens • Know your alcohol limit. Many teenagers will be heading off to [...]

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Time-zone travel with tots

Posted on 19th June, 2013 | Find this under Featured, Yano Life

Planning on holidaying abroad with babies or young children this summer? Alison Scott-Wright offers some practical advice on how to cope with travelling to a different time zone and how to make it an enjoyable experience for you, and your fellow passengers Have a feeding and sleeping routine. The simplest way to ensure an easy journey [...]

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