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‘Probiotics do nothing to ease colic’
April 3 2014 at 11:58

Previous studies suggested some benefit from giving infants the drops, but they were flawed in their design, say experts.

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Pre-eclampsia app could save lives
April 2 2014 at 14:42

A mobile phone app promises to improve pre-eclampsia detection in challenging environments.

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Autism: A great challenge and blessing
April 2 2014 at 12:06

On World Autism Awareness Day, Sarah and Gerald Pyoos talk frankly about the highs and lows of raising two boys with autism.

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Kids of older dads ‘likely to be ugly’
March 31 2014 at 15:00

The study is the latest to challenge the idea that only a mother's biological clock is important to a child's health.

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Working with dad is so awesome
March 28 2014 at 11:21

Many people would rather not work with their fathers, but Helen Grange spoke to two people who do.

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St John’s wort ‘can block contraceptives’
April 1 2014 at 11:58

The herbal remedy dilutes the effect of the pill and implants, which could lead to unplanned pregnancies, say doctors.

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Stress can double infertility risk for women
March 31 2014 at 14:57

Researchers find that women who display high levels of stress are half as likely to conceive within a year.

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Barking orders won’t train a dog
March 31 2014 at 14:28

Experts say efforts to gain the upper hand over a dog could cause it mental trauma.

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Men too selfish to get a vasectomy? Rubbish
March 28 2014 at 14:34

Men rejecting sterilisation is a good thing: it’s about reproductive emancipation ,writes Peter Lloyd.

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Study unlocks secret of recalling dreams
March 28 2014 at 14:24

A study suggests that nighttime wakefulness may be linked to your ability to recall your dreams, writes Meeri Kim.

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What to do when kids reject veggies?
March 28 2014 at 11:22

Marta Zaraska says there are lots of things parents can do to get kids to eat vegetables.

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Hubby’s sick, so why am I suffering?
March 27 2014 at 14:46

Lorraine Candy ignored the moaning for a while, but then it turned out her husband really was ill.

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To snip or not to snip?
March 27 2014 at 12:03

Vasectomy rates are falling. Are modern men just too selfish to have the snip, asks Tom Rawstone.

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‘Patchwork of defects’ in autistic children
March 27 2014 at 12:03

The brains of children with autism suggest that the developmental disorder begins in the womb, a study suggests.

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Want a promotion? Start a family
March 26 2014 at 12:47

While many women fear having a family will slow down their career, it seems the opposite is true for fathers.

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‘Teens tormented by social media’
March 26 2014 at 14:55

Social networking sites are putting children at great risk of bullying and body image worries, a leading headmaster warns.

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When rigid rules lead to fat kids
March 26 2014 at 12:47

Strict parents are more likely to have children who are obese than those who are firm but fair, claim researchers.

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Don’t want to snore? Try jogging
March 25 2014 at 15:04

As women get older, the more likely they are to snore, but there is a solution.

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Just an hour of TV bad for kids' wellbeing
March 25 2014 at 12:20

For every hour of screen time, children having poorer emotional wellbeing could double, a study concluded.

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Why you smell like perfume to Fido
March 25 2014 at 12:20

If your dog looks pleased to see you - it’s probably because it loves the way you smell.

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