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Babies can hear words before birth and remember them after they are born – so perhaps you’d better be careful what you say!

Read the original research in PNAS.

Breastfeeding helps to colonise babies’ guts with healthy bacteria, and this changes how they express the genes for immunity, improving their immune systems. Read the paper in Genome Biology.

black & white picture of  a baby's feet

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