Does spoon-feeding really make babies overweight? Dr Amy Brown

“Overall, it’s not a clear answer but current research does suggest that infants who follow a baby-led weaning approach may go on to be better eaters and have a healthier weight – but more studies are needed to confirm this. However, this doesn’t mean that parents who choose to spoon-feed should worry. Babies’ food attitudes…

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Changes to parental leave take effect from 1st June 2017

Employees who want to receive parental leave payments can now use their paid leave (eg annual leave, alternative days, special leave or time off in lieu) first. Their parental leave payment period can start at the end of their leave, even if it is later than the child’s arrival or due date. Before 1st June…

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