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The dos and don'ts of chickenpox

Chickenpox, I can remember having it myself as a child. The rash of red itchy spots that turn into fluid filled blisters. Then they crust ov...

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Posted on Feb 23, 2021 by Charlotte

Kids first aid lessons go online with Zoom!

Like everyone else, Mini First Aid has had to make LOTS of changes throughout the COVID 19 pandemic. Whilst we are disappointed that we cann...

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Posted on Feb 10, 2021 by Charlotte

Our surrogacy journey to parenthood

We’re Michael and Wes, founders of TwoDadsUK®, The Modern Family Show and My Surrogacy Journey®. Along with Talulah (4), and Duke (18 mo...

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Posted on Feb 9, 2021 by Charlotte

Rescue breaths for little Hamish

As a paediatric nurse, Gayle Clarke knows exactly what to do when her baby son, Hamish stops breathing. Hamish is currently undergoing hospi...

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Posted on Feb 2, 2021 by Charlotte

Tips for protecting your little one's skin this winter

This week we have teamed up with the lovely folk at Toddle, the natural, vegan, children's skincare people, to bring you their top tips for...

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Posted on Jan 26, 2021 by Matt

Talking to you child about First Aid!

First aid is an important life skill that we want our children to learn. We want our children to be safe and to know what to do in an emerge...

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Posted on Jan 20, 2021 by Lyndsey

Helping you expect the unexpected - A personal story about becoming a new mum

This weeks blog comes from education and parenting expert Clare Ford, author of  “How to Have a Positive & Empowering Pregnancy...

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Posted on Jan 19, 2021 by Charlotte

Flexible working with Mini First Aid!

January is often a time for change: new year, new you as the saying goes! At Mini First Aid we are recruiting, with opportunities across the...

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Posted on Jan 12, 2021 by Charlotte

Building resilience with your child

At Mini First Aid we regularly post blogs about your child’s physical health – what should you do in the event of a burn? What if your c...

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Posted on Jan 6, 2021 by Charlotte

Poisonous holly berries and other festive frights

This Christmas is probably going to be unlike any other and we are all likely to be spending a lot more time at home than we would normally...

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Posted on Dec 15, 2020 by Charlotte