Levels of breastfeeding in the UK are among the lowest in Europe.
A ban would force the practice underground, and could lead to more botched jobs
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Out of America: While all the talk is of shutdown, schemes for those without health cover open for business
Breastfeeding improves a child’s chance of climbing the social ladder and becoming a successful adult, according to a long-term study.
Of course you’ll have a list of medicines to pack when you go away, but there are some surprisingly simple ways to stay healthy this summer.
Smokers cost £4,000 a year more to employ than non-smokers, a study has claimed.
Depression and physical decline are more likely than for those staying in work, study reports
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His actions were praised by Barack Obama, and considered by many to be the key foreign policy achievement of the US President’s first term. Yet the former US Navy Seal who killed Osama bin Laden has revealed that, after leaving the military, he has been left without a pension or health insurance and is struggling financially.
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There are approximately 3.26 million people currently with their own health insurance cover in the UK but with free NHS cover available to all, there are plenty of factors to consider before you decide to purchase.
The US Postal Service on Thursday reported a record annual loss of $15.9 billion in the past fiscal year, prompting renewed calls for Congress to pass legislation to help.
Eating two portions of oily fish a week could help ward off a stroke, research suggests.
There's a risk that in using choirs for everything from helping fragmented communities to stress relief, we drag them down to the level of the mundane