Monthly Archives: October 2014


The importance of skin-on-skin care

The power of a mother and father's bond and love with their child is not to be underestimated. What a truly inspiring story. Miracle mum brings premature baby son back to life with two hours of loving cuddles after doctors pronounce him dead It was a final chance to say goodbye for grieving

Why Early Attachment Matters

The quality of love a mother gives during her child’s first years of life has a tremendous and long-term impact on that youngster. A life that could be described as emotionally healthy, happy, harmonious, constructive, and productive depends on the quality of maternal love received at an early age. This is a fact well known

A timeline of a baby’s first hour

The amazing science behind something so natural and normal... we loved reading this article. Careful observations document newborns’ instinctual behaviors Back when I worked in a lab, I spent countless hours diligently watching fruit flies mate. It was a strange job — both extremely scandalous and extremely boring. But lots of scientists are