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No jab, no pay for Aussie parents

Australian is to adopt a policy blocking parents who refuse to vaccinate their children from accessing benefits.

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Teletubbies make a comeback - with phone

The classic TV show Teletubbies is returning with the addition of a must-have 21st-century gadget.

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Breastfeeding mom ‘told to cover up’

A top Cape Town hotel has responded to claims that a breastfeeding mother was told to cover up at a restaurant.

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‘We vaccinate because we love kids’
February 18 2015 at 15:18

A paediatrican writes an open letter to parents who choose not to vaccinate their children.

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Should boy children be circumcised?
February 4 2015 at 15:54

Medical experts are increasingly divided over whether male circumcision should be performed, writes John Naish.

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Why I breastfed my son until he was 3
February 2 2015 at 13:29

Anne Thériault didn’t set out to be a marathon breastfeeder. But she’s glad she did it…

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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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