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2013-09-23 10:29:59

'Odor is a means of chemical communication between mother and child' -- Johannes Frasnelli, University of Montreal What woman has not wanted to gobble up a baby placed in her arms, even if the baby is not hers? This reaction, which everyone has noticed or felt, could have biological underpinnings related to maternal functions. For the first time, an international team of researchers has found evidence of this phenomenon in the neural networks associated with reward. "The olfactory -- thus...

2013-09-12 23:29:45

The hospital-recommended Ameda Purely Yours Personal Double Electric Breast Pump is now available for new moms through insurance or patient cash pay from Aeroflow Healthcare. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 Aeroflow Healthcare, an online medical supply company, recently added a new breast pump to its already impressive repertoire. The hospital-recommended Ameda Purely Yours Personal Double Electric Breast Pump comes equipped with custom-fit breast flanges and a handy tote bag....

'Love Hormone' Oxytocin May Help Autistic Children Experience Reward
2013-09-12 07:36:37

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers at the Stanford University have shown that oxytocin, the so-called “love hormone,” is involved in a wider range of social interactions than previously understood, findings that may have implications for neurological disorders such as autism as well as scientific conceptions of our evolutionary heritage. Scientists estimate that the advent of social living preceded the emergence of pair living by about 35 million...

2013-09-11 23:26:43

Baby Belly Fat Loss Plan designed by Jago Holmes is a newly updated fat loss course that teaches people how to get back in shape after pregnancy. A complete overview about Baby Belly Fat Loss Plan on the site Vkool.com indicates if the course is trustworthy. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Baby Belly Fat Loss Plan is a newly updated fat loss course that is designed by Jago Holmes, an expert in the fitness industry. After the “Baby Belly Fat Loss Plan” course was launched, a lot...

2013-09-10 23:19:17

Comfort & Harmony™ Encourages New Moms to Breastfeed, Offers Tips and Recommends the mombo™ Nursing Pillow (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 A recent article published for Breastfeeding Month gave tips on increasing the long-term success of breastfeeding. Breastfeeding may be natural, but acquiring a comfortable technique often takes practice. Many new moms struggle with breastfeeding, and Comfort & Harmony™ hopes they do not give up before trying the mombo™ breast feeding...

2013-09-10 23:04:55

Lose That Baby Weight is created by Karen Brimeyer, who will reveal to people the best way to lose weight after having a baby. A full Lose That Baby Weight overview on the site Vkoolelite indicates if the course is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Lose That Baby Weight course is designed by Karen Brimeyer, who will provide people with the best way to lose weight after having a baby. This course also covers a lot of simple and easy-to-perform exercises that can assists...

2013-09-10 10:24:36

And they are promoted for infants starting at an age when all they need is breast milk UK commercial baby foods don't meet infants' dietary weaning needs, because they are predominantly sweet foods that provide little extra nutritional goodness over breast milk, indicates research published online in Archives of Disease in Childhood. Furthermore, they are promoted for infants from the age of four months -- an age when they should still be on an exclusive breast milk diet, say the...

2013-09-06 23:02:18

National Breastfeeding Center has released a scorecard of healthcare insurance companies based on coverage policies for breastfeeding support. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 06, 2013 Anthem and Aetna both score highly out of 100 healthcare insurance companies graded by the National Breastfeeding Center (NBfC). Research was conducted to see how the insurance industry is responding to the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act (PPACA), specifically the part of the law concerning...

2013-09-05 23:20:15

Comfort & Harmony™ comments on new research that shows a connection between breastfeeding and intelligence. Breastfeeding is made easier with the mombo™ nursing pillow from Comfort & Harmony™. (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Breastfed children may have higher IQs, said a new study published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics (7.29.13). According to the research findings, three and seven years old breastfed children scored higher on language and intelligence tests, reported Reuters...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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