Mothers SHOULD leave their babies to cry if they wake in the night, says leading expert

Mothers SHOULD leave their babies to cry if they wake in the night, says leading expert Children move through a sleep cycle every 1.5 to 2 hours in which they wake up and then return to sleepChild development expert warns it is important for babies to learn how to fall asleep on their ownMajority of babies who woke in the night were boysMothers of non-sleeping babies more likely to breast feed and/or be depressed By Emily Payne PUBLISHED: 11:32 GMT, 3 January 2013 | UPDATED: 12:11 GMT, 3 January 2013 It's an age-old debate that divides parents the world over: should you let a baby cry when it wakes the night, or rush to comfort it Indeed, infants waking up nocturnally is the most common concern reported to paediatricians by parents of newborns.

Singer Melody Gardot reveals how music therapy helped her beat brain damage

'Doctors told me I'd never walk again, but now I'm performing in six-inch heels': How music therapy helped singer Melody Gardot beat catastrophic brain damage By Richard Barber PUBLISHED: 21:27 GMT, 9 June 2012 | UPDATED: 22:05 GMT, 9 June 2012 The video for jazz singer Melody Gardot’s biggest hit, Baby I’m A Fool, features her sitting in a bath wearing nothing but bubbles to protect her modesty, and a pair of sunglasses.

School ruins girl’s prom by saying she can’t come solo

As if it didn’t suck enough that Amanda Dougherty’s date backed out of the junior prom at the last minute, her apparently heartless school has now banned her from going solo.