THE rest of the UK has followed Scotland's lead in taking a "precautionary approach" to drinking when pregnant by advising mothers-to-be it is safest not to have any alcohol.
PLAYING computer games could help boost pupils' concentration levels and improve their results in the classroom, research suggests.
BUYING or selling a home is more stressful than having a child, changing jobs or getting married, a survey has found.
MPs have overwhelmingly backed calls to give extra financial help to women "shafted and short-changed" by state pension age increases.
BLACK pudding's health benefits should be debated by MPs after it was labelled a superfood, ministers have been told.
MOST prison officers feel pressured to go to work when they are feeling unwell, according to a study.
SCOTLAND could achieve a clear 70% majority in favour of staying in Europe if campaigners put forward a "positive, principled, progressive and patriotic" case, according to Gordon Brown.
SOCIAL media addicts' afternoons have been brought to a standstill by live coverage of a big puddle in Newcastle.
ALEX SALMOND has promised to "shoot straight from the hip" when broadcasting on his new radio show.
THE average price of petrol fell by more than 4p per litre in December, according to new figures.
MORE than half of the UK's food now comes from overseas, which is burdening poorer countries with the related environmental impact, a new study says.