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Wolverhampton, South Staffordshire & Lichfield

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Mini First Aid Blog

Choking: A Parent's Story

We know from you that it is those first hand stories from our parents which you find the most powerful and useful. When we heard Laura’s s...

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Posted on Nov 12, 2019 by Josh

The benefits of babywearing

Here at Mini First Aid, we’re passionate about making parenting as simple and stress-free as possible. Babywearing is a great way to keep...

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Posted on Nov 5, 2019 by Charlotte

Bronchiolitis - the nasty winter virus you need to know about

Coronavirus or COVID-19 has been dominating the headlines for months now, and at times it seems like it is the only illness doing the rounds...

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Posted on Oct 23, 2019 by Charlotte

What should you pack in your hospital bag?

This week the lovely Sarah from Tommy&REX talks us through how to pack your hospital bag . . . I’m Sarah Mathias, founder of the...

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Posted on Oct 22, 2019 by Charlotte

Burns and Scalds: Archie's Story

Laura Chambers is a part-time estate agent. She lives with her partner, Sam, a joiner, and their son, Archie, who is now 2 years old. When A...

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Posted on Oct 15, 2019 by Charlotte

What to eat when expecting and beyond!

This week we have a fantastic guest blog from Laura, founder of The Pregnancy Food Company about what to eat when expecting and nutritional...

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Posted on Oct 9, 2019 by Charlotte

Mental Health for New Parents

 The first few weeks after having a baby can be really tough.We spoke to Andrea Witt, a cognitive behavioural therapist specialising in...

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Posted on Sep 24, 2019 by Matt

Taking the fear out of first aid

With two young children of her own, Kate Oates knows how daunting it can be keeping our babies and young children safe. With years of profes...

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Posted on Sep 18, 2019 by Charlotte

How to keep your little one's skin moisturised this winter

 The winter nights will soon be drawing in and the weather getting colder. The wind, low humidity and cold temperatures are all factors...

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Posted on Sep 17, 2019 by Charlotte

Sepsis: Why quick identification is a life saver . . .

This week it is World First Aid Day, and at our Mini First Aid classes parents tell us that sepsis is one of their biggest health concerns....

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Posted on Sep 10, 2019 by Matt