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The Chemistry of Dad and Baby Bonding

Bonding with your baby isn’t just a ‘mum’ thing. It’s true that mums have a bit of a head start because they are the ones growing the baby and they have all sorts of amazing hormonal changes that prepare them to birth and breastfeed and nurture babies. However, new research suggests that expectant and new fathers actually experience…
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Taming your inner mother-lioness

Before you had your baby, all your friends said about your partner, “he will be a wonderful Dad!”  Now though, you are wondering, where is the evidence?  At first he was enthusiastic: he changed nappies and carried your baby on his big strong arms as she cried with colic, he brought you drinks when you were feeding and he threw…
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