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Doctors want warnings on sweets and chocolate to scare children off sugar

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Warnings on sweets and chocolates are needed to scare children off sugar and help to fight tooth decay and obesity, the British Medical Association has said. The

Value of wild foods

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A movement is on foot, headed by Gloucestershire County Council, which has always been advanced in education and agricultural progress, to show the inhabitants of rural districts

Instagram interiors influencers: meet the style bloggers turning hashtags into cash

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When Erica Davies posts a picture of a rug or a lamp on Instagram, she starts a stampede of buyers

The 50 best business blogs

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Some of the biggest corporations have been forced to review company policy after campaigns by bloggers
My Friend Cayla doll

Calls to ban doll that ‘spies’ on children

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She is the smart, talking doll that “you can talk to like a real friend”. According to child safety campaigners, however, My Friend Cayla may also be
Mixed mushroom and taleggio quiche

Easy quiches

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Delicious recipes for relaxed weekend lunches
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Teenage girls need “other mothers” as mentors

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Daughters can be deaf to maternal wisdom — so we need female mentors to help raise them
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It’s a protective instinct to snoop on our kids, but we risk losing their trust

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Time to confess my guilty maternal secret: I am a sneaky snoop. I’m so desperate to know what is going on in my teens’ lives that I
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Britain is a nation full of cry-babies, scientists reveal

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Babies cry more in Britain than almost anywhere else in the industrialised world, research has shown. Newborn children in Canada, the UK and Italy topped a survey
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Paternity leave — use it or lose it

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Men should be offered “use it or lose it” father’s leave, paid at a generous rate, to ensure they take off a substantial amount of time with