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90% of New Mothers Return to Smoking After Birth

Research by the University of East Anglia (UEA) has revealed that up to 90% of mothers who stop smoking during pregnancy, return to smoking after they have given birth. Return to smoking Following a study of interviews with 1031 women the research revealed that a high proportion of new Mums are turning back to smoking for

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Watch what these twins do when they hear mum!

These twins have become an internet sensation over night after this clip of them on a baby monitor has gone viral. The mum is holding the baby monitor with camera which shows the twin girls stood up in their cots playing when they should be asleep. As soon as they hear mums voice through the monitor,

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Mumsnet targeted by hackers

Parenting site mumsnet, have been targeted by hackers this week and last, forcing the site to change their security policies and members’ passwords. Mumsnet targeted by hackers  The first cyber attack happened on Tuesday 11th August where a DDoS attack forced the site to go offline. A DDoS attack is a denial of service attack, where

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Newborn baby doesn’t want to leave mother

Baby doesn’t want to leave mother This clip showing a newborn baby has had over 1.8 millions hits on YouTube. Mother and baby bond It shows the baby, who has just been born via caesarean section,  reaching out and holding onto her mum’s face, clearly not wanting to be parted from each other. The clip

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Toddler left alone with his mum’s body for two days

Toddler left alone with his mum’s body for two days

A young boy was left alone for two days after his mum died suddenly at home. Concern Three-year-old Mason Martin was found by police officers after they forced their way into the family’s flat on Wednesday evening. Concerned friends of the 28-year-old had raised the alarm when they couldn’t contact her. “Officers got the call

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Royal baby named!

An official announcement has just been made confirming the name of the new Princess of Cambridge. Since the Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to her and Prince William’s baby daughter on 2nd May, the world has been waiting to know what the fourth in line to the throne will be called. The Palace have now

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