Several hours of schooling a day is not beneficial for the back of children.
Many kids will start school in the coming weeks and there is a very good reason as a parent to pay special attention to your child's back and its well-being.
Too many hours of stationary work can be a challenge for the back. Research from the SDU has previously shown that 10 per cent. of the 12-year-old children have had back pain, compared with the 18-20 year old having a staggering rate of 50-60 percent.
The children feel hurt when parents may have been physically present but not present.
"Moment, darling. Mother needs to send this SMS. It only takes 10 seconds then I'll be there."
It may sound innocuous, but actually it can have major consequences when parents repeatedly interrupt their children in order to text, take the phone, checking Facebook or send e-mails.
Scientists are still baffled as to why certain people are mosquito magnets while the people next to them are mosquito repellants. Prevention is the best cure. Here are some ideas I've collected from the internet.
Remember that mosquitoes mostly start entering houses during sunset, so if you take a few precautions even just during this time of the day, you will substantially reduce the number ofmosquitoes entering your house. However, this is not going to help with those mosquitoes already inside your house.