Baby antibiotics linked to obesity

New research involving more than 10,000 children has found that a link exists between childhood obesity and babies who are given antibiotics at less than 6 months Continue reading


Breastfeeding mums need more support

Breastfeeding survey shows mums need more support in the UK Continue reading


Midwives to drop 30 second cord clamp rule

New guidance on cord clamping to be published in November 2012 Continue reading


Bumbo recall in US

Baby company Bumbo recalls 4 million seats in the US and is to issue harness in UK Continue reading


Top 100 baby names of 2011 – Harry & Amelia are No 1

The most popular baby names of 2011 are Harry and Amelia. Continue reading


Should Granny spend money entertaining your kids?

Grandparents expect to spend £100 on grandchildren during the summer. Continue reading

Fearne Cotton expecting her first baby

Fearne Cotton expecting her first baby

Radio 1 presenter Fearne Cotton and her boyfriend Jesse Wood are expecting a baby. Continue reading

Website warned after it linked autism to the MMR jab

Website warned after linking autism and MMR jab

ASA give a website warning after it published information which linked the MMR vaccination with autism. Continue reading

Effects of meningitis long term for kids

Effects of meningitis long term for kids

New research has found that many children who survive meningitis are left with health complications Continue reading

Better monitoring needed for birth defects

Better monitoring needed for birth defects

New research has claimed that monitoring of birth defects should improve as many are going unreported. Continue reading