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Gogglebox’s Steph on being ’20 mins from death’ during Boxing Day pneumonia hell

For Gogglebox stars Dom and Steph Parker it was the worst Boxing Day of their lives. “A near-death experience, really,” says Dom, recalling the nightmare last year when Steph, 52, was struck down by double pneumonia. Dom, 54, is used to recounting the details of what happened because Steph really doesn’t have any clear memories… Read More »

Nearly 12% of Women Report Consuming Alcohol During Pregnancy

While different countries may have different attitudes toward the consumption of alcohol during pregnancy, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has taken a firm stand against the use of alcohol during pregnancy. In the report entitled “Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders,” the AAP identified prenatal exposure to alcohol as the leading preventable cause of birth defects… Read More »