There are few times in life when you're obliged to talk about your toilet habits quite so openly as you do in the first days after a birth. And few times you're expected to talk about it In front of an audience i.e. the other women in the maternity ward, with no choice but to listen as your midwife grills you on whether you've pooed or not that day. Whispering a reply doesn't help either - she just repeats what you said, even louder. Sigh.
- Getting organised for a birthday party
- Holidays and parties mean we may drink more than we think
- Quarter of sun-exposed skin samples had DNA mutations
- Claudia speaks out
- Minor ailment scheme doesn't provide free Calpol for all
- Is paracetamol use in pregnancy harmful for male babies?
1. Under the sea! Take some sparkly gold coins mixed in with the shiny Dairylea and in a flash you've turned boring old cheese into treasure. And if you don't have any googly eyes to stick on the satsuma, just draw them on instead, then carefully peel the sides to make it look like crab's legs.
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Family health interactive guides
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Deaths - elizabeth jane anderson
ANDERSON Elizabeth Jane On May 19th, suddenly but peacefully at home in Harrogate, aged 72
Birthdays - ann gardner
Ann GARDNER Happy birthday Ann. 72 yesterday. Love and best wishes. Hayley, Debbie and Adam.
Marriages - Rhian and Damien Sabo
Rhian And Damien SABO Are happy to announce that they are getting married on February 28th,
Births - sarah and steve pearson and lee
PEARSON and LEE To Sarah and Steve A son, Ryan Michael Born on December 30th, 2014. Weighing 7lb