Paying mothers incentivises breastfeeding, study finds

Paying mothers incentivises breastfeeding, study finds

More than 10,000 new mums were offered up to £200 in shopping vouchers as encouragement to breastfeed.
Report recommends social care packages are means-tested

Report recommends social care packages are means-tested

It also says the social care workforce is "exploited" and should be paid the living wage.
Lactalis baby milk in global recall over salmonella fears

Lactalis baby milk in global recall over salmonella fears

Britain and China are among the countries affected by the recall of baby milk formula products.
Organ donation: Views sought on new approach

Organ donation: Views sought on new approach

The draft policy has been designed to get families talking about donations and consent.
Lord Kerslake resigns in NHS funding protest

Lord Kerslake resigns in NHS funding protest

The House of Lord peer says the government is unrealistic about the challenges facing the NHS.
Teachers call for ban on energy drinks in schools

Teachers call for ban on energy drinks in schools

A teaching union compares energy drinks to “legal highs” and says pupils are consuming them in “excessive quantities.”
Teachers call for ban on energy drinks in schools

Teachers call for ban on energy drinks in schools

A teaching union compares energy drinks to “legal highs” and says pupils are consuming them in “excessive quantities.”
Teachers call for ban on energy drinks in schools

Teachers call for ban on energy drinks in schools

A teaching union compares energy drinks to “legal highs” and says pupils are consuming them in “excessive quantities.”
Vaginal mesh ban a retrograde step, surgeons say

Vaginal mesh ban ‘a retrograde step’, surgeons say

Many women benefit from the use of vaginal mesh and they should have a choice, surgeons say.
Warning over eating raw dough due to E. coli risk in flour

Warning over eating raw dough due to E. coli risk in flour

US food chiefs have updated guidelines after investigating an E. coli outbreak caused by flour.