• Breast milk helps premature babies’ brain development, study suggests

    Breast milk helps premature babies’ brain development, study suggests0

    By Lucinda Cameron, Press Association Scotland Premature babies show better brain development when fed breast milk rather than formula, new research has found. Experts studied babies born seven weeks early or more and found those who exclusively received breast milk for at least three-quarters of the days they spent in hospital showed improved brain connectivity

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  • Drop in vaccine uptake among children in England – report

    Drop in vaccine uptake among children in England – report0

    By Ella Pickover, Press Association Health Correspondent A declining number of children in England are being vaccinated against potentially deadly diseases, new figures show. Data from NHS Digital shows that vaccination coverage declined last year for a number of immunisations which protect youngsters from a horde of different illnesses, from meningitis to measles. Coverage for

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  • Govt mulls additional measures to protect Upper Rock wildlife

    Govt mulls additional measures to protect Upper Rock wildlife0

    The Gibraltar Government is considering installing speed bumps in certain areas of the Upper Rock to remind drivers to watch out for Gibraltar’s wildlife. The decision was revealed yesterday after the Chronicle reported on the recent deaths of three baby monkeys who were accidentally crushed by vehicles. In addition, other wildlife such as baby Barbary

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