Latest Maternal bond Stories
A new study has found that toddlers with a poor quality relationship with their mothers are more likely to be obese in their teenage years.
New research analyses maternal breastfeeding in Spain throughout the second half of the twentieth century.
Experts Discuss Importance of the Last Weeks of Pregnancy NEW YORK, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Every week of pregnancy is crucial to a newborn's health, and today, the March of Dimes unveiled a new public education campaign to raise awareness about the important development that occurs during those last few weeks.
This Mother's Day, Honor a Special Mother in Your Life by Supporting Safe Pregnancy and Childbirth for Women Everywhere ATLANTA, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Mother's Day, honor your mother and mothers around the world by showing you care about making pregnancy and childbirth safer for women everywhere. Worldwide, hundreds of thousands of women die from complications during pregnancy or childbirth each year.
A new study from the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry finds that mothers who feed their babies breast milk exclusively, as opposed to formula, are more likely to bond emotionally with their child during the first few months after delivery.
Pregnancy is meant to be a joyous time -- however, some women experience overwhelming 'baby blues' before the birth of their child.
The hormone oxytocin has come under intensive study in light of emerging evidence that its release contributes to the social bonding that occurs between lovers, friends, and colleagues.
A new study published in the open access journal BMC Pediatrics has examined the effects of maternal factors and hospital infant-feeding practices on breastfeeding.
The joys of motherhood for many women can also lead other new moms to experience postpartum depression and even worse â€“ ideas for committing suicide.