Hospital bosses are preparing for an “important milestone” when a children’s ward that has been shut for almost two years re-opens to inpatients.
Hundreds of students and school pupils across Scotland are to take part in a second global youth strike today in protest at inaction on climate change.
The health of Scottish children is at risk because of a shortage of paediatric doctors, a new report has warned.
Doctors reveal hidden toll of babies left with mental, behavioural and developmental issues due to mother’s drinking in pregnancy
The 172,000 Scots born damaged by their mothers’ drinking can be revealed today as a nationwide drive is launched to help the innocent victims of Scotland’s alcohol problem.
A planned new law to boost the use of pre-recorded evidence of vulnerable witnesses in criminal trials is likely to be extended to cover child witnesses of domestic abuse.
One in every five children in Glasgow missed out on basic necessities because of their family’s low income, new figures have revealed.
Criminalising parents who smack their children would be “negative, patronising and elitist”, MSPs have been warned.
Around 27,000 children are thought to be members of a gang in England, according to a major report by the Children’s Commissioner.
More than 1,200 children were diagnosed with some form of cancer over a 10 year period in Scotland, statistics have revealed.
Families should be given more support during a child’s early years to ensure youngsters are getting the best possible start in life, a committee of MPs has warned.
Laughter is the best medicine as fabulous Clowndoctors give kids in Scots hospitals lots to smile about
They say laughter is the best medicine. Well, after a visit from the Clowndoctors, little Tamara Demel couldn’t agree more.