How my four-year-old was nearly strangled by a window blind cord

How my four-year-old was nearly strangled by a window blind cord At least 25 children in Britain have been strangled to death by cord blinds since 1999 12 of those deaths have occurred in the past three yearsIt takes just 20 seconds for a child to be killed by a blind cord /11/03/article-0-15C81666000005DC-963_306x487.jpg” width=”306″ height=”487″ alt=”Danger: The increase in the number of deaths involving blind cords similar to this one has led to campaigners calling on them to be banned” class=”blkBorder” /> Danger: The increase in the number of deaths involving blind cords similar to this one has led to campaigners calling on them to be banned The Royal Society For The Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) says the figure could even be far higher as, since 2002, such deaths have been logged under the umbrella term ‘accidents in the home’.

Joanna Page: "I look so young I was asked for ID in Tesco when I bought beer"

'I look so young I was asked for ID in Tesco when I bought beer': Under the microscope with Joanna Page | UPDATED: 23:23 GMT, 13 August 2012 The Gavin & Stacey actress, 34 on being positive, sleeping anywhere and her doubts about plastic surgery 'I'm an exceptionally cheery person, positive and laid back.

The boy who is eating his bedroom: Rare condition of Zach, 5, who can"t tell the difference between food and inedible objects

The boy who is eating his own bedroom: Zach, 5, can't tell the difference between food and inedible objects because of rare condition Youngster suffers from extreme form of a disorder called Pica Eats blinds and plaster from walls as has a constant need to chewZach is also autistic and cannot speakMother Rachel plans to build 'safe room' without objects he can eat | UPDATED: 14:22 GMT, 25 May 2012 Five-year-old Zach Tahir suffers from a rare medical condition which means he's slowly eating his way through his bedroom.