The fast growth of young brains may come at the expense of infant memories
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An Ohio couple has plenty to celebrate this weekend after welcoming a brand new pair of twins into the world that were born in extremely rare circumstances. Mom Sarah Thistlewaite carried what are called monoamniotic or “mono mono” twins — a pregnancy in which the twins share the same placenta and amniotic sac. Researchers say “mono mono” births happen once in every 10,000 births. Dr.
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Real-time audio recordings of children being spanked showed parents responded impulsively or emotionally, rather than being intentional with their discipline, says a psychologist and parenting expert. Researchers discovered that spanking was more common than parents admit, that children were hit for trivial misdeeds, and that children misbehaved within 10 minutes of punishment.
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Minutes after Chanel Murrish was born she broke a record and, in a medical miracle, became the youngest baby in Britain to have open heart surgery.
Doctors told Chanel’s parents before birth that they should consider an abortion or else they would be forced to watch their little girl die in their arms because she probably wouldn’t make it. In fact, physicians were so certain little Chanel would die that they told her parents twice they sould consider aborting her.
But the couple refused to give up on their little fighter, who gave them a sign she would fight right along with them. During an ultrasound scan, Chanel gave her mom and dad a thumbs up. They knew their little fighter could pull through.
You have probably heard of the importance of women needing an adequate amount of folic acid to improve fertility and prevent birth defects in their unborn children—but something often overlooked is the role that the father’s diet plays as well.
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