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Parental leave: The good, the bad and the unexpected

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 00:06
Three parents share their very different experiences of staying home to look after their children.
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Breast milk donors help premature babies

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 00:02
BBC Scotland meets the donors, the drivers and the babies benefitting at Scotland's only breast milk bank.
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First baby born after deceased womb transplant

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 00:01
A woman in Brazil gives birth after surgeons implant a womb in her body from a dead donor.
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'How I deal with having impostor syndrome'

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 16:36
Readers respond to Michelle Obama's remarks on impostor syndrome and describe how they deal with it.
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Birmingham man's plea after wife's 'Brazilian bum lift' operation death

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 16:28
Tryce Harry's death in Hungary "exposes the risks of travelling abroad for treatment", a lawyer says.
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Scots top UK drink death rates but numbers are falling

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 15:46
But Scotland still has more deaths per head of population than any other nation, a report reveals.
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Chrissy Teigen and the baby helmet photos

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 14:54
Model Chrissy Teigen posts a picture of her son Miles wearing a helmet for his flat skull and other mothers share their own in solidarity.
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Missing special needs support 'a national scandal'

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 14:02
Ofsted chief paints a "disturbing" picture of children left without help for their special needs.
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Most adults living unhealthy lifestyles

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 11:02
A survey in England suggests nearly 9 in 10 have at least one unhealthy trait such as smoking or drinking.
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Welsh scientists hunt down the latest flu strains

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 08:30
The work will help identify the latest types of flu and ensure new vaccines can fight off the virus.
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