Baby Health

Down's Syndrome Test With 99% Accuracy To Be Introduced To The NHS, Say Experts

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Leading scientist have given their approval, so that expectant mothers could soon be offered a 99% accurate blood test to determine if their babies ar...

Breastfeeding Early Could 'Save Lives'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The lives of 95 babies could be saved every hour - 830,000 a year - if new mothers started breastfeeding their newborns in the "power hour" immediatel...

Watchdog Warns Over Baby Infections

PA | Posted 22.08.2012 | UK

Some hospitals are causing "unnecessary delays" in treating newborn babies suffering from infections, the healthcare watchdog has said. The Nationa...

Standing For Long Periods During Pregnancy Could Affect Growth Of Baby

PA | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Standing for prolonged periods during pregnancy may curb the growth of the baby in the womb, research suggests. Pregnant teachers, childcare worker...