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  • Baby & breastfeeding: Getting off to the best start

    Baby & breastfeeding: Getting off to the best start0

    Skin to skin contact with your baby As long as there are no complications, the focus after birth is for you and baby to enjoy some bonding time. Skin-to-skin with your baby can help regulate their temperature, heartrate and get breastfeeding off to the best start. Skin-to-skin will trigger your body to produce Oxytocin, aka:

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  • Six-week-old baby among latest to die of Covid-19

    Six-week-old baby among latest to die of Covid-190

    Will Brown, Global Health reporter, brings the latest from Africa: The coronavirus pandemic could kill up to 190,000 people in Africa in12 months if control measures do not work and “smoulder” in ‘“transmission hotspots” for years, the World Health Organisation warned on Thursday.  The WHO cited a new study which found that anywhere between 29

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  • Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds name baby son Wilfred Lawrie Nicholas

    Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds name baby son Wilfred Lawrie Nicholas0

    Image copyright AFP Boris Johnson and his fiancee Carrie Symonds have named their baby boy Wilfred Lawrie Nicholas Johnson. The names are a tribute to their grandfathers and two doctors who treated Mr Johnson while he was in hospital with coronavirus, Ms Symonds wrote in an Instagram post. She posted a picture of herself with

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  • Pesticides Impair Baby Bee Brain Development

    Pesticides Impair Baby Bee Brain Development0

    Pesticides can impair brain growth in baby bumblebees, affecting their ability to perform a simple learning task as adults, according to a new study. Imperial College London researchers used micro-CT scanning technology to reveal how specific parts of bumblebee brains grew abnormally when exposed to pesticides during their larval phase. Most previous studies have tested

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  • ‘They put a few coins in your hands to drop a baby in you’ – 265 stories of Haitian children abandoned by UN fathers

    ‘They put a few coins in your hands to drop a baby in you’ – 265 stories of Haitian children abandoned by UN fathers0

    Marie* was 14 years old and enrolled in a Christian school when she met and became involved with Miguel, a Brazilian soldier working in Haiti as a UN peacekeeper. When she told him that she was pregnant with his baby, Miguel said he would help her with the child. But instead, he returned to Brazil.

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  • How Serenity Kids Is Changing Baby Food

    How Serenity Kids Is Changing Baby Food0

    Child: Welcome to my Mommy’s podcast. This podcast is brought to you by Radiant Life Catalog. Radiant Life is a woman-owned, family-run online health and wellness company specializing in food-based supplements, nutrient dense foods, eco-friendly housewares and water filtration and purification. After spending over 20 years in the health industry, Radiant Life realized that one

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