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Matt Forde believes the UK's obsession with body image is having a serious psychological impact on young people

​Worrying amounts of teenagers try electronic cigarettes because of tempting flavours warns Ash Scotland

Unicef warns of a triple emergency of epic proportions in South Sudan

​Yorkhill Children's Charity threw a party on every ward of the hospital and put on a concert for patients featuring Nicholas McDonald and Rewind

Duncan Dunlop explains why a decline in young people classed as Neet is good news for some but not for those with additional support needs

Alison Todd from Children 1st on the lessons we can learn from the Rolf Harris case

Matt Forde argues that the conviction of Rolf Harris reminds us how important it is to work together to protect our children

Selfie obsession is a symptom of low self-esteem says charity

Charities deny they called for children to be included assisted suicide bill

Child protection workers are on high alert over fears about sex trafficking at the Commonwealth Games