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Despite awareness campaigns, pregnant women are still low in iodine. A study has just highlighted the importance of iodine: it impacts your baby's IQ. Read More
Many are in shock after discovering a 3 year old was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Doctor Andrew Orr has this serious warning for other parents. Read More
A stunning photo series you must see! Dutch birth photographer, Mary Fermont, captured babies just as they would have looked when snuggled up in the womb. Read More
Colleen Constante was 26 weeks pregnant when she made a frantic call to 000 operators, announcing she'd given birth alone. Hear the call and find out more. Read More
If you're experiencing chronic fatigue, it may be assumed to be something like chronic fatigue syndrome. However, a study found some surprising results. Read More
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