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My Daughter Was In Hospital With Measles For 8 Days –...

There are so many posts about it on social media that turn into arguments – should you let your child have the...

Don’t Send Your Unvaccinated Children To School, Italian Parents Told

Parents in Italy have been told not to send their children to school unless they can prove the youngsters have been properly vaccinated.

No Link Between Measles Vaccine And Autism, (Another) Major Study Confirms

A child who has received the measles vaccine is not at increased risk of developing autism, Danish researchers have announced. The ten-year study...

How Roald Dahl Won The Anti-Vaxxing Argument More Than 30 Years...

He’s better known to most parents as the author of such childhood favourites as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Fantastic Mr Fox, and The...

The Rise Of Measles In Europe – The Reason We Should...

Twenty years ago, gastroenterologist Andrew Wakefield co-authored the now-notorious report that claimed a link between autism and the MMR (Measles, Mumps & Rubella) vaccine....

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I Lost My First Baby At 21 Weeks And Then It Happened Again –...

Last month marked 23 years since I gave stillbirth to a teeny-tiny little girl, my Rebekah Leanne. While she is always in my heart,...

Curious Kids: Is There Anything Hotter Than The Sun?

Is there anything hotter than the Sun? – Carys Mae, age 4, Melbourne. Is there anything hotter than The Sun? Yes, Carys; there are lots...
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Something For The Weekend – Sunshine Soup

Every parent needs what I call a ‘magic veggie’ recipe in their arsenal – something packed with vitamins and goodness but looks harmless enough...
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So You’ve Agreed To A Sleepover? Read This First

Ah, the sleepover – or slumber party, call it what you will. Sleepovers are a rite of passage for all children – and for...
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Curious Kids: Why Do We Lose Our Baby Teeth?

Why do we lose our baby teeth? - Jack, age 8. Losing your first baby tooth is an important part of growing up. We need teeth...

Curious Kids: What Is Fire?

What is fire? – Lyra, age seven, Oxford, UK Thanks for the question, Lyra. What is fire? Well, basically, fire is light and heat that...

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