Breastfeeding boom in UK as well-off older mothers lead the way

Breastfeeding boom in UK as well-off older mothers lead the way<br>Some 87% of over-30s start their babies off on breast milk compared to 58% of teenage mothers<br>Higher numbers of women are also persevering and continuing to breast-feed for at least six months<br> <p> | <strong>UPDATED:</strong> 09:55 GMT, 21 November 2012 </p> <p>Rising numbers of new mothers are breastfeeding, figures show, and older middle-class women are leading the charge.

Waitrose in Twitter backlash: “I shop at Waitrose because… I don’t like being surrounded by poor people”

“I shop at Waitrose because… I don”t like being surrounded by poor people”: Internet jokers hijack “posh people”s supermarket” Twitter stuntSupermarket asks Twitter why people go there using the hashtag #WaitroseReasons but got some answers it will not have liked

Girl, 6, with cerebral palsy walks for first time after faulty nerves cut in pioneering U.S surgery

Girl, 6, with cerebral palsy walks for first time after faulty nerves are cut in pioneering U.S surgery Lily started with splints the whole way up her leg but now has small ankle splints Her parents watched a TV programme by chance that led them to the treatment A little girl who has spent her entire life crippled by cerebral palsy has taken her first steps.