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Majority of parents don’t know how much exercise children need

Schoolchildren exercise in an indoor sports hall. Photograph: UniversalImagesGroup/UIG via Getty Images More than two thirds of parents don’t know how much exercise their child needs to do to stay healthy, new research has revealed. Official NHS guidance states that children

Ocean Bacteria Alters Skin Microbiome After Just 10 Minutes Of Swimming

How long does it take for bacteria to colonize our skin? Evidently, for ocean bacteria, it takes just 10 minutes of swimming to alter our skin microbiota. Swimming In The Ocean Exposure to ocean water is only natural during the summer

Glass skin is not just erasure of ordinary faces – it’s the final step towards objectification

‘Ask any dermatologist and they’ll tell you: pore size is largely genetic and not something you can “cleanse” away.’ Photograph: Jonathan Knowles/Getty Images Glass skin. It sounds a little like an insult – an extension of glass jaw. Or perhaps a