Pais e mães que gostam de dormir junto com seus bebês, na mesma cama, já podem respirar aliviados e sem culpa.
“When it comes to parenting, everyone seems to have an opinion, and rightfully so, especially if you are yourself a parent. But what about controversial topics? Is there a right or wrong way to raise your children? Are there certain things that you should or should not be doing? Of course, some things are more important than others. But new advice given by a paediatrician suggests children should sleep in bed with their mothers until they reach the age of three.”
A alienação parental voltou à tona nos últimos dias com a entrevista dada por Sean Goldman, menino que durante anos foi alvo de uma disputa judicial pela sua guarda entre a família brasileira e o pai americano. O rapaz, hoje com 18 anos, afirmou ter sido “vítima de muitas mentiras” contadas pela avó materna, que não queria que o neto voltasse para os Estados Unidos.
If the mother is stressed over a longer period during pregnancy, the concentration of stress hormones in amniotic fluid rises.
If the mother is stressed over a longer period during pregnancy, the concentration of stress hormones in amniotic fluid rises, as proven by an interdisciplinary team of researchers from the University of Zurich.
Muitas mulheres, atualmente, planejam ter filhos depois dos 30 anos. Algumas adiam os planos para depois dos 33, por estarem mais focadas na carreira e em conquistar estabilidade profissional. Uma pesquisa recente da Boston University School of Medicine, publicada na revista “Menopause”, mostrou que isso pode trazer mais anos de vida para as mulheres. Leer Más
Breastfeeding can help protect infants against respiratory symptoms if they have a genetic profile linked with asthma risk, a new study finds. The research will be presented Sunday at the European Respiratory Society’s International Congress. Leer Más
In Europe, almost one in three schoolchildren under the age of ten is overweight, if not obese. In the search for the cause of this phenomenon, fetal programming inside a mother’s womb was put under scrutiny as a potential culprit for this «heavy issue.» The hypothesis that the mother’s diet might have some sort of influence could not be confirmed in a long-term study: administering a special diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids and low in arachidonic acid, an omega-6 fatty acid, to pregnant women neither resulted in children being slimmer nor fatter than their counterparts from the control group whose mothers had enjoyed a normal diet. Leer Más
Sometimes we wonder how moms do it. From dirty diapers, to cheering on the next Rembrandt…they seem to just see things differently. Our moms see us differently. Watch as two dads get a glimpse at the way moms view the world…and then realize that it goes way beyond what they see.