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New whooping cough advice for pregnant women

The Department of Health has stated that vaccinations will be made available to all pregnant women due to a rise in whooping cough cases in young babies. Continue reading

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Robbie Williams announces birth of daughter

Praise be, it's Theodora Rose Williams Continue reading

Welsh neonatal units short staffed, report warns

Welsh neonatal units short staffed, report warns

A new report from the Children and Young People's Committee of the Welsh Assembly has found that neonatal units are short staffed, with 83 extra nurses required. Continue reading

Poor school performance linked with obesity

Poor school performance linked with obesity

New research has found that children who are obese, and suffer from the subsequent side effects are likely to have poorer school performance. Continue reading

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Sweet drinks could be linked to premature birth

New research has suggested that women who consume sugary drinks during their pregnancy may be more likely to have a premature birth Continue reading

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Eating nuts during pregnancy reduces allergy risk

New research suggests that women who eat nuts during their pregnancy can reduce their child's risk of developing allergies in their childhood Continue reading

Mo Farah celebrates another double victory

Mo Farah celebrates another double victory!

Mo Farah celebrates another double victory as his wife Tania gives birth to twin daughters on Friday Continue reading

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Midwives to drop 30 second cord clamp rule

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

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

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