Fluorinated water can reduce IQ in baby in uterus

Scientists have identified a connection between the use of fluorinated water during pregnancy and the likelihood of a decrease in IQ in a baby in the uterus, JAMA Pediatrics reported. Specialists analyzed the data collected during the implementation of the Maternal-Infant Research on Environmental Chemicals program in Canada. Information on pregnant women and their children…

The back-to-school health checklist

All set for the school run? Before you drop your kids off at the gates take a peek at our five-point plan, to help keep them happy and healthy this term. With the summer holidays well and truly over, this week will see children across the country returning to school, hopefully bright-eyed and eager to…