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Sleep link to teen obesity
September 12 2014 at 11:30

Lack of sleep in your teenage years can stack the deck against you for obesity later in life, says a New York professor.

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Second time around is harder
September 12 2014 at 11:29

William and Kate will find a second baby is not as easy as the first, writes Sarah Vine.

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Risky teen behaviour in the brain?
September 11 2014 at 14:04

Teenagers can do the craziest things, but there could be a scientific explanation for this...

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Minecraft now a publishing sensation
September 11 2014 at 11:56

Popular game Minecraft has spun off into one of publishing's most successful franchises with a series of compact books.

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No need for that pregnant pause
September 11 2014 at 11:57

If you're a mom-to-be bent on keeping up your workout routine - consult your doctor, know your limit and have a plan.

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Pregnant? Why not share the news?
September 10 2014 at 14:04

Bee Rowlatt says the three-month pregnancy secrecy rule is misguided if its only defence is 'in case things go wrong'.

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To snip or not to snip?
September 10 2014 at 12:06

Circumcision is a dilemma for some parents, writes Dr Anand Ramphal.

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Why getting older chases sleep away
September 10 2014 at 12:06

Elderly people may struggle to sleep because they start to lose part of the brain that helps them 'switch off', scientists say.

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Coffee could affect unborn baby - study
September 9 2014 at 14:01

Pregnant women who drink only two cups of coffee a day could put their babies at risk of leukaemia, according to a study.

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Kate’s morning sickness worse this time?
September 9 2014 at 11:41

The Duchess of Cambridge is suffering from the same form of extreme morning sickness that affected her first pregnancy.

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Keith Richards book - with pics by daughter
September 9 2014 at 11:41

When Rolling Stones rocker Keith Richards started writing a children's book, he hired his daughter.

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‘I don't always like my kids...’
September 8 2014 at 14:39

Samantha Rodman is not a toddler person. Which is unfortunate, because she has three kids under 5.

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How to stop bullying in schools
September 5 2014 at 13:41

Two British experts look at ways in which schools can tackle the problem of bullying.

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Is it selfish to have children?
September 5 2014 at 11:52

Actress Maxine Peake has questioned people's motivation for starting a family.

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UK warns over fake loom bands
September 5 2014 at 10:58

Parents are being urged to ensure that the loom bands their obsessed children are using are not cheap rip-offs.

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‘I don't want my dying sister's child’
September 5 2014 at 06:59

Agony aunt Emily Yoffe tells a career woman that the least she could do is help her sister with adoption options.

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When a child becomes a teen...
September 4 2014 at 14:02

Lorraine Candy is panicking in the eye of the storm of change that is overtaking her children.

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Flu jabs help HIV moms and their babies
September 4 2014 at 12:13

Local researchers have proved that the flu vaccine can protect HIV-infected women and their unborn babies against the illness.

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Sound of a clock can make women broody
September 4 2014 at 12:11

A study found that being able to hear the tick-tock of a clock makes women quicken their desire to marry and have children.

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‘My teen is anxious about school’
September 4 2014 at 12:10

Dr Darren Green has advice for a worried parent...

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