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Shocking reason seven babies have died

A medieval disease is making a resurgence in Australia and authorities are struggling to get it under control. Once a problem contained to the North End, the sexually transmitted disease syphilis has now spread further across Australia, killing seven babies in its wake. There have now been outbreaks in South Australia and in August the… Read More »

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Vegan parents: Facebook groups offer worrying diet advice for babies – Kidspot

The Sydney couple whose plant-only diet left their little girl severely malnourished is just one horror story in this disturbing trend. Facebook groups made up of thousands of vegan parents offering diet tips for their babies to each other are worrying medical professionals after some were seen encouraging mums and dads to ignore doctors’ advice. In a… Read More »

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Spinal surgery for unborn babies to be available on NHS

Spinal surgery for unborn babies with the birth defect spina bifida is to be made routinely available on the NHS in England, officials have announced. The surgery involves repairing the spinal tissue of the baby while it is still in the womb. It can improve their ability to walk and reduce health problems that result… Read More »

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