Parenting Shows

Future Thinking

Future Thinking

Renowned inventors, scientists and futurologists describe the big idea that they want to solve and how it can transform the world.
1 Episode
BBC Future
World-Changing Ideas

World-Changing Ideas

Fascinating stories, need-to-know briefings and compelling video inspired by BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas event series.
1 Episode
BBC Future
Unreported World

Unreported World

Unreported World’s reporters travel to some of the most dangerous and neglected parts of the globe offering the viewer an unrivalled insight into the daily reality for those whose lives are rarely glimpsed by the global news machine.
1 Episode
Passion

Parenting Episodes

How to plan a gap year

How to plan a gap year

There are a few trends from the UN World Trade Ogranisation's report 'The power of youth travel' that could help you choose where you want to go.
1min
Travel, , ,
24.com
5 Beauty secrets busy moms swear by

5 Beauty secrets busy moms swear by

We know, being a mom is busy and there's no time to spend in front of the mirror. But we also know that if there's one thing moms rock at, it's multi-tasking. Yes, you can be a good parent and look fabulous! All you need are these genius beauty tips.
2mins
All4Women
New Trials For Childhood Allergies

New Trials For Childhood Allergies

There's been a risky development in treating milk allergy with the offending substance it's one not to be tried at homePeanuts are probably what jump to mind first when you think of food allergy in children, but many kids also have problems with ...
4mins
Health, , ,
Tonic TV
Vitamin D In Pregnancy

Vitamin D In Pregnancy

Vitamin D is in the news a lot these days - from heart health to bone health to risk of cancer, but what about pregnancy? There's been a fascinating study of women who developed diabetes in pregnancy which found nearly half of them had low vitamin...
1min
Health, , ,
Tonic TV
Anxiety In Childhood

Anxiety In Childhood

More in our gripping 3 part series on anxiety Adolescence can be a tough time for anyone but those dealing with an anxiety disorder can have a particularly hard time, especially when their condition goes unrecognised or untreated. When young peopl...
6mins
Health, , ,
Tonic TV
The Brain and Pregnancy

The Brain and Pregnancy

A woman's mental state can affect her periods and ability to conceive a baby.There's an amazing communication system between a woman's ovaries and her brain, but many will be surprised to learn the main action of ovulation actually comes from the ...
1min
Health, , ,
Tonic TV
Virtual sports as exercise

Virtual sports as exercise

Just what do kids (and adults) get out of those wireless sports games you can play in your lounge room? Is there significant calorie burn? Tonic sorts fact from fiction and the results might surprise you.
1min
Health, , ,
Tonic TV
Grieving daughter can hear mother through remarkable tattoo

Grieving daughter can hear mother through remarkable tattoo

A grieving daughter can now talk to her late mother from beyond the grave, thanks to a remarkable tattoo.
1min
Press Association
Labour MP's emotional speech on her stillborn baby moves Commons to tears

Labour MP's emotional speech on her stillborn baby moves Commons to tears

An MP moved the House of Commons to tears after recalling her stillborn baby "officially did not exist" despite knowing her heart was beating during the labour. Sharon Hodgson's voice cracked with emotion during her speech.
2mins
Press Association
Mum beats odds of one in 500,000 to have three sets of twins

Mum beats odds of one in 500,000 to have three sets of twins

An operating theatre 'scrub' confessed to being "astonished" after beating odds of one in 500,000 - by becoming a mum to three sets of twins. Growing up, Misty Lang, 35, dreamed of becoming a mum to one or two children, only to end up with seven.
2mins
Press Association
Sugary drinks and unhealthy snacks 'fuelling obesity epidemic among children'

Sugary drinks and unhealthy snacks 'fuelling obesity epidemic among children'

Half the sugar consumed by children comes from unhealthy snacks and sugary drinks, according to a campaign that suggests parents look out for snacks of no more than 100 calories at a time.
1min
News, ,
Press Association
Transitioning: Transgender Children

Transitioning: Transgender Children

Six-year-old David is part of the new trans generation of people assigned the wrong sex at birth who chose to make the transition very early. This moving film explores the transitioning through first-hand stories told by four young people.
52mins
Parenting, , ,
Java Films