Dr Nicholas Morris
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Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist working in Private Practice in Central London

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The July Royal Baby - Does the Month of Birth Predict a Child's Future?

(43) Comments | Posted 23 July 2013 | (00:00)

The month of your birth predicts your future in surprising ways, not through astrology, but instead from neuroscience. What does this research predict for the future of a baby born in July?

According to a recent study, children born from June through August, performed worse on achievement tests later in...

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Early Childhood Near Traffic Elevates Chances of Later Autism - Do Our Brains Need Protecting From the Modern World?

(9) Comments | Posted 16 January 2013 | (23:00)

Prince Charles has been campaigning on saving the planet in response to becoming a grandfather - ironically his daughter-in-law could be vulnerable right now to a common environmental hazard which has just been linked with harm to the brain of her unborn child.

A team of researchers based at the...

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If Morning Sickness Is Associated With Fewer Miscarriages and Higher IQ Babies - Should It Be Treated?

(20) Comments | Posted 4 December 2012 | (23:00)

The many myths surrounding morning sickness are being wheeled out yet again, given the news that a royal is suffering from it.

First of all 'morning sickness' is misnamed as it only occurs in the morning in less than 20% of women. Despite reassurances currently being published that the...

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A British Soldier in Afghanistan Has a Baby Without Knowing She Was Pregnant - How Is This Possible?

(5) Comments | Posted 22 September 2012 | (00:00)

The story that a British soldier, who did not realise she was pregnant, has recently given birth 'on the front line' in Afghanistan, is a more common enigma than generally realised.

Pregnancy, particularly late pregnancy when a mother is close to giving birth, would seem an utterly obvious condition....

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In Sex Research - Has the Holy Grail at Last Been Found? The G-Spot - Is the Fumbling Search at Last Over?

(9) Comments | Posted 26 April 2012 | (00:00)

The front page of the Daily Telegraph, and newspapers across the world, report breathlessly the famous G-Spot has at last been uncovered. Dr Adam Ostrzenski, a Gynaecologist based in Florida, who has apparently published a research paper in the May issue of the 'Journal of Sexual Medicine', seems to claim...

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