• The ball that makes childbirth easier …

    Doctors in America are recommending that mothers giving birth should have “peanut balls” – a kind of exercise ball in the shape of a peanut – available to them in the delivery room! Using ...

  • Smoking shrinks the brain

    The harmful effects of smoking are already well known. However, there are things about tobacco that we are still discovering. An international study has confirmed that long-term use of cigarettes ...

  • After the age of 2, are afternoon naps really essential?

    Good practices associated with children’s health die hard. For many years, for example, parents were advised to place their baby on its stomach to sleep. Then it was found that sleeping on the b...

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