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  • Smoking ban saves lives

    Edinburgh University have published new research that indicates that the smoking ban may have saved an estimated 1...

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  • Raise money for MAMA at Sainsbury’s!

    Great news, MAMA academy have become part of the Sainsbury’s Everyday Shopping card campaign.  Which means that...

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  • RSV vaccine in development

    Researchers from the Oxford Vaccine Group have conducted trials on a new RSV vaccine, developed by biotechnology f...

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  • UK mortality rates for babies still unacceptablePregnancy could cost you your job

    Hospital births may reduce risk

    The findings of a study published in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics indicate that giving birth in a ...

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  • Eastenders Stillbirth Storyline

    In the coming weeks Eastenders will be showing a storyline where the characters’ Shabnam Masood and Kush Kazemi...

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  • Family call for warnings about labour transfers

    The parents of twin girls, born in Northern Ireland earlier this year are calling for all parents of twins to be w...

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  • “Eating for two” not necessary

      Interesting new research based on fruit flies (which apparently have similar metabolic responses to humans)...

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  • New quality standard on Nutrition

      NICE have published a new quality standard entitled “Nutrition: improving maternal and child nutrition”...

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  • What is the safest way to deliver a breech baby?

      A study published in the BJOG has investigated the “safest” way to deliver babies in the breech positio...

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  • Pregnancy discrimination worsens

      Results from The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and the Equality and Human Rights Com...

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  • Prevalence of FGM

      A new report, produced by City University London and Equality Now has provided detailed estimates of FGM pr...

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  • Is it possible to predict Pre-eclampsia?

      A study published in BJOG has indicated that levels of two biomarkers (ADMA and Hcy) in the blood of pregna...

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