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Can fathers be honest about parenting?
March 5 2015 at 14:07

Why don't dads complain about parenthood like moms do? Samantha Rodman reckons they should...

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Traffic fumes slow down school progress – study
March 4 2015 at 15:03

Scientist link air pollution to lower cognitive development even as UK found to be in breach of air laws.

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Chat to your bump to help child speak
March 4 2015 at 13:24

Speaking to your baby bump can improve the child’s language skills later in life, scientists have discovered.

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‘I worry about saying no to the kids’
March 4 2015 at 13:21

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy tells a parent that boundaries can sometimes be relaxed a little.

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Stress can affect baby-making
March 3 2015 at 13:56

Women who try to start a family while in a demanding job might be hurtiing their chances of having a baby.

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The children who don’t go to school
March 2 2015 at 13:23

Andrea Orr talks to a family who are doing "unschooling" about what it means for them.

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Dishwashers just too clean?
February 27 2015 at 15:22

Researchers say that children whose families washed dishes by hand are less likely to develop eczema and asthma.

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‘Is my daughter too scared of change?’
February 27 2015 at 13:17

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy tells a mom not to worry if her daughter is worrying…

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The war of the sisters
February 26 2015 at 14:42

Lorraine Candy just spent a holiday with two warring sisters, and would rather go to Mars.

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UK okays three-parent babies
February 26 2015 at 12:56

The UK has become the first country in the world to legalise so-called three-parent babies.

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Zuckerberg’s pick: Book about vaccines
February 25 2015 at 14:36

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has announced that his latest pick is "On Immunity: An Inoculation" .

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Scientists make eggs, sperm from skin
February 25 2015 at 13:52

Babies with two fathers or two mothers could become a reality after a breakthrough by researchers at Cambridge.

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Toddlers and naps... research needed
February 25 2015 at 13:23

Children over the age of two who take an afternoon nap don’t get such good quality sleep, say researchers.

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Who you gonna miss? The dog
February 24 2015 at 12:56

More than half of all dog owners would be sadder if their pet died than if a family member passed away.

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How our schools fail boys
February 23 2015 at 14:06

Jennifer Fink’s son is in trouble at school – again. His struggles break her heart.

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‘Bribes’ help pregnant women quit smoking
February 23 2015 at 13:31

Pregnant women are more than twice as likely to quit smoking if they are offered shopping vouchers, according to a study.

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New parent? Ditch those extras
February 23 2015 at 13:16

Don’t bother buying all that bulky baggage for baby – you don’t really need it, says Andrea Orr.

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Lack of sleep may be linked to diabetes
February 20 2015 at 15:31

Missing out on a good night’s rest may increase your chances of developing diabetes, researchers claim.

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‘Software can’t make you a better parent’
February 20 2015 at 14:31

A booming array of gadgets are being marketed to harried parents who want to keep tabs on their children.

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Study gives hope for obese moms, babies
February 20 2015 at 13:08

Risks for overweight moms and their babies are caused by damage to egg cells and may be reversible, scientists say.

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