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Newborn babies' brain responses to being touched on the face measured for the first time

A newborn baby’s brain responds to being touched on the face, according to new research co-led by UCL. Babies use this sense of touch — facial somatosensation — to find and latch onto their mother’s nipple, and should have this ability from birth. Premature babies often have difficulty feeding, and underdevelopment of their facial sensitivity… Read More »

New federal guidelines suggest parents being introducing exercise to their children at age 3

Get your kid working out from 3 years old: New US guidelines LOWER the age to start exercising – as report shows just 1 in 5 teens meet fitness standards New physical guidelines were presented on Monday at the American Heart Association conference Old guidelines suggested getting children physically active at age six The updated ones have… Read More »