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Extreme morning sickness linked to developmental delays in children

New study suggests nutrition lost during pregnancy could cause attention disorders, speech delays and language problems in kids

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Night-time snacking linked with increased diabetes, breast cancer risk

New study confirms prolonged fasting between dinner and breakfast ideal for metabolism health

Confessions of a serial quitter

Giving up smoking is easy. I should know, I've done it loads of times

Mother-to-be lifts 100kg weights - at seven months pregnant

39-year-old first-time mum trains up to 12 hours per week

Boston bombing survivor completes marathon

Emotional scenes as Rebekah Gregory crosses line on prosthetic leg

Six-year-old's daily medication routine goes viral

Mum's Facebook 'bribe' makes boy a star

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Night-time snacking linked with increased diabetes, breast cancer risk

Researchers from the University of California have confirmed for the first time that fasting at night is crucial for maintaining regular sleep and metabolism cycles

Zoe Bingley-Pullin's salmon with creamy avocado sauce and asparagus

This hearty, healthy dish makes for easy mid-week entertaining

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How five days of fatty foods wreaks metabolism havoc

If you ever needed a reason to go easy on chips and cheese platters, this may be it: a new study has shown that just five days of eating fatty foods causes such significant physiological changes to our bodies that they could lead to diabetes and other metabolic diseases.

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Woman lifts weights of up too 100kg – at seven months pregnant

Mother-to-be lifts 100kg weights – at seven months pregnant

While expecting the arrival of her first child in a matter of weeks, 39-year-old Katja is spending up to 12 hours a week working out

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Extreme morning sickness linked to developmental problems in kids

US research has found that children born to mothers suffering from HG are more likely to have attention disorders, speech delays and language problems.

Mums 'take back postpartum' through social media

New mothers are sharing images of 'real' life after birth using the hashtag #takebackpostpartum

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How much we weigh at birth can predict our future health

When we consider things like career success and health, we like to think the ball is in our court. If we study and work hard, we can scale the career ladder and if we eat healthy and exercise plenty, then good health is ours for the taking.

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A 65-year-old German woman is pregnant with quadruplets – but what are the risks?

A German woman who made headlines when she fell pregnant with her 13th baby naturally at 55 is pregnant again at 65 - this time with quadruplets conceived via IVF.