Babies who hear their parents arguing are more sensitive to stress – even when they"re asleep

Babies who hear their parents arguing are more sensitive to stress – even when they're asleep In order to develop, babies' brains are malleable – but this also makes them vulnerable to extreme stressBabies from 'high-conflict' homes respond more to angry tones than those from low-conflict homesThe response is in the area of the brain linked to stress By Emma Innes PUBLISHED: 16:54 GMT, 26 March 2013 | UPDATED: 16:54 GMT, 26 March 2013 Babies who hear their parents arguing are more sensitive to stress, new research has found.

Breast cancers found to fall into four main groups, bringing targeted treatments "giant step closer"

Breast cancers found to fall into four main groups, raising hope for more targeted treatments 'Giant step closer' to understanding genetic origins of four subtypes of breast cancer, says expert Research that mapped 800 breast tumours could lead to more targeted drugs | UPDATED: 14:51 GMT, 24 September 2012 Breast cancer falls into four genetically distinct groups, according to the most comprehensive analysis of the disease so far.

The life-affirming story of a woman saved in her darkest hour by the love of a daft – and VERY timid – rescue moggy

The crazy cat that helped me cope with cancer: The life-affirming story of a woman saved in her darkest hour by the love of a daft – and VERY timid – rescue moggy | UPDATED: 00:41 GMT, 9 July 2012 No two ways about it: I was looking at a very odd-looking cat.