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'No alcohol is safe in early pregnancy'
February 17 2015 at 14:03

Women in the first three months of pregnancy are advised not to drink any alcohol at all under new UK advice.

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Gallery: 'A beautiful group of dogs'
February 17 2015 at 13:28

A beagle and an Old English sheepdog were among a handful of canines to advance in the Westminster Dog Show.

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Why moms need a holiday
February 16 2015 at 15:04

Lauren Apfel is a stay-at-home mom – and she needs a break from childcare.

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Empathetic children, patient parents
February 16 2015 at 14:37

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy says a lack of empathy in a 6-year-old is perfectly normal.

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Fish oil can boost memory – study
February 13 2015 at 14:58

Fish oils can help older people with memory problems to boost their brain power, say researchers.

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Power naps really make a difference
February 13 2015 at 14:42

Researchers say that a quick forty winks can cancel out the effects of a serious lack of sleep the night before.

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Parents’ lifestyles affect kids weight – study
February 13 2015 at 14:14

The lifestyle of parents – rather than their genes – is mainly responsible for children being overweight, scientists believe.

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Want to improve your school marks? Sleep!
February 13 2015 at 14:12

Teens need around nine hours of sleep, but studies have found that as many as two-thirds regularly get less than seven.

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The closeness of a little sleep monster
February 12 2015 at 13:23

Yes, parenthood means sleep deprivation - but Lorraine Candy will miss some precious moments.

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How much sleep do you need?
February 11 2015 at 15:12

An expert panel has released its recommendations for how much sleep we all need.

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And then there were three
February 11 2015 at 14:31

One adoption. One surrogate. One pregnancy. Ellen McCarthy meets a woman who thought she would not have children.

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A talk with my daughters
February 11 2015 at 14:32

Lonnae O’Neal thilnks about what to say to her daughters about men and power and sexual abuse.

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Michelle Obama: I’ve done junk food
February 11 2015 at 14:15

US First Lady admits that she gave her children too much junk food when she was a working mother.

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Game that monopolises childhood memory
February 9 2015 at 15:05

Kamcilla Pillay examines the seemingly universal appeal of the board game Monopoly.

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Online comments better than a doctor?
February 6 2015 at 11:11

The anti-vaccination movement arises in the same place as other Internet inanities, a study suggests.

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More than one way to be a woman
February 6 2015 at 16:05

Sharon Holbrook explains why she never tells her daughters they are beautiful.

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Keeping the peace in a shared home
February 6 2015 at 14:39

Three-generation homes are common in South Africa. Helen Grange looks at the trials and tribulations...

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How do we account for taste?
February 6 2015 at 14:42

Whitney Pipkins talks to a journalist about his kids’ picky palates inspired a book.

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Spanking children is okay, says Pope
February 6 2015 at 12:39

Badly behaved children can be punished with a smack, Pope Francis has advised parents.

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A new way to tame tantrums
February 5 2015 at 15:34

Lorraine Candy discovers that Time Out is not the way to discipline children...

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