NaO9dP - Australian teenager in hospital after sea bug attack General 

Australian teenager in hospital after sea bug attack

Australian teenager in hospital after sea bug attack An Australian teenager is recovering in hospital after being bitten by multiple “mite-sized sea critters”. Sam Kanizay, 16, found his feet and ankles covered in blood after soaking his legs in Melbourne’s Brighton Beach on Saturday evening. Jarrod Kanizay said his son arrived home with what “looked like a war injury” and that his legs would not stop bleeding. The family are seeking expert opinion to identify the flesh-eating bugs. Marine biologists have said they were likely to have been sea fleas,…

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Uykbuk - Children consuming online time 'like junk food' General 

Children consuming online time 'like junk food'

Children consuming online time ‘like junk food’ Parents must intervene to stop their children overusing social media and consuming time online “like junk food”, the children’s commissioner has said. In an interview with the Observer, Anne Longfield criticised the ways social media giants use to draw children into spending more time. She said parents should be proactive in stopping their children from bingeing on the internet in the summer holidays. Ms Longfield has launched a campaign to help parents with the issue. She said: “It’s something that every parent will…

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