Working mothers ‘are harming their children’

UK Telegraph 29 Dec 06
A leading author sparked controversy today by suggesting that working mothers were harming their children by sending them to nursery. Michael Morpurgo, the former children’s laureate, said that a lack of contact between mothers and children at an early age may be to blame for growing levels of mental health problems, sleeping disorders and anorexia among young people.;jsessionid=UOX2050LIY0KLQFIQMFSFFWAVCBQ0IV0?xml=/news/2006/12/29/umothers129.xml