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Let’s take the pressure out of breastfeeding

Why are mothers who don’t breastfeed made to feel bad, asks Matilda Battersby.

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Breastfeeding best at work too

Most new moms don’t even know they have legal rights to take breaks at work, says legal adivsor.

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Watching TV can be good for toddlers

Watching TV with your child can enhance the educational value, writes Gemma Taylor.

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Babies learn best before bedtime – study
January 16 2015 at 14:11

Babies can only remember new games if they have a good sleep shortly after being shown them.

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Breastfeeding good for baby, good for you
December 11 2014 at 11:48

Research involving almost 37 000 women found those who had breastfed were 10 percent less likely to get breast cancer.

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Baby pics on Facebook? No way
December 9 2014 at 11:22

But bad news for Emily Kaye Lazzaro's Facebook friends: She won't be posting pictures of her baby on Facebook.

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What to name baby? Ask Shonda
December 5 2014 at 12:09

Americans are increasingly turning to television for creative ideas for what to name their wee ones.

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How unsafe bedding increases SIDS risk
December 2 2014 at 11:46

Cuddly toys and loose bedding can obstruct an infant's airway and pose a suffocation risk.

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Safe to give baby paracetamol, say scientists
December 2 2014 at 11:46

According to the review of previous studies, the link between paracetamol and childhood asthma has been ‘overstated’.

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Improve baby’s memory, sing a lullaby
December 1 2014 at 11:17

A few gentle words could deliver another benefit: a better memory for infants.

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Wear a dress, help a baby
November 27 2014 at 11:41

Up for a challenge? How about wearing a dress every day in the month of December?

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Video: Spa offers baby pampering
November 19 2014 at 14:05

A Houston spa offers floating, interaction, and massage to a younger clientele - babies.

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Preemies are small, but need big place to survive
November 17 2014 at 11:55

On World Prematurity Day, Groote Schuur's NICU is in a massive appeal for funding.

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