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34 Weeks = An Achy Start to My Week

I have been pretty lucky so far in that I have not been plagued by any of the negative side effects of being pregnant – no sickness, food or smell aversions, no pains and no weight gain other than the bump. 1,606 more words


A qualitative study in parental perceptions and understanding of SIDS-reduction guidance in a UK bi-cultural urban community

Denise Crane and Helen L. Ball. BMC Pediatrics. 201616:23

Background: Differences in both Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) rates and infant care practices between white British and South Asians in UK are well known, but research has not yet examined how these two groups understand and implement SIDS-reduction guidance.

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Breastfeeding may help reduce SIDS and mother's breast cancer risk


The benefits of breastfeeding extend beyond providing basic nutrition for infants: A two-part study published in The Lancet found the practice could avert the deaths of more than 800,000 children and 20,000 mothers each year if virtually every new mother breastfed her baby. 422 more words