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Development & Behaviour

Why are there so many absent fathers?
Dads who abandon their children do them a terrible disservice.

Development & Behaviour

Michael Rosen performs We're Going on a Bear Hunt
The award winning book turn 25 this year and author Michael Rosen has a wonderful treat for young fans.

Birth

WATCH: Siblings at a home birth
A beautiful video that shows just how special a home birth can be. [WARNING: Graphic content]

Celebrity

Happy 1st Birthday Prince George!
Take a look at the adorable young prince's first year in pictures.
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