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Premature Babies See Long-Term Benefits Of Early Skin-To-Skin Contact
2014-01-07 04:20:10

A new study shows that premature infants continue to reap the benefits of skin-to-skin contact with their mothers even at 10 years of age.

2012-01-04 06:23:05

The quality of the relationship between a mother and her toddler could affect the potential for that child to become obese during adolescence, according to this study.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.