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1 January 2013 Last updated at 21:11 ET People watching their weight should pay close attention to how much alcohol they drink since it is second only to fat in terms of calorie content, say experts. According to the World Cancer Research Fund, alcohol makes up nearly 10% of total calorie intake among drinkers
10 December 2012 Last updated at 21:43 ET By James Gallagher Health and science reporter, BBC News Uptake of the whooping cough vaccine in pregnant mothers has been “extraordinarily good” in England, the Department of Health says. The jab was introduced UK-wide in the autumn as an emergency measure to protect newborn babies during the worst outbreak of the disease in 20 years. There have been nearly 10,000 UK cases this year and 13 babies have died.