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Brain imaging shows caregiving impulse


March 18th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 18 (IANS) Adults who care for babies show up as distinct patterns in their brains while viewing the image of a baby's face, according to new research. ... Read more...

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Beware of forgotten baby syndrome


March 12th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 12 (IANS) While trying to lead a busy lifestyle may turn anyone absent-minded, forgetting about one's own child could be too much. However, many parents have paid a ... Read more...

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Amber Portwood is now out of hospital


June 20th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Indiana, June 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) TMZ has reported that Amber Portwood was seen outside of her home nearly a week after she was hospitalized for allegedly trying to take her own life. ... Read more...

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Study shows the way we live directly affects the length of our bodies


March 27th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27 (ANI): It is widely believed that people from the upper class look down on individuals belonging to the middle and lower classes.Now, a 30-year-research by leading economists, biologists, historians ... Read more...

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Child neglect as harmful as physical or sexual abuse: Study


December 27th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 27 (ANI): An Australian study has pointed out that child neglect could be as harmful to children's cognitive development as physical and sexual abuse.Ryan Mills, a paediatrician and co-author of ... Read more...

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Mother obsessed with computer game neglects kids and pets


September 14th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A woman who got so obsessed with playing an Internet game, has been given six months suspended sentence for three charges of child neglect and two charges of ... Read more...

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Computer Game Obsessed Mother Neglects Her Children


September 14th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Getting carried away by the virtual reality is nothing new for hard core gamers. But surprisingly a woman managed to forget her children and ... Read more...

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Three-year-old girl gunned down by four-year-old boy in US


July 31st, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0London, July 31 (ANI): A three-year-old girl has been shot dead by a four-year-old boy after he caught hold of a handgun left on a kitchen table and pointed ... Read more...

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Four-year-old boy shoots three-year-old girl


July 31st, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 31 (IANS) A four-year-old boy in US' Indianapolis city picked up a gun lying on a kitchen table and fired a shot that killed the three-year-old daughter of his ... Read more...

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Oregon man arrested for dealing drugs along with his 22-month daughter


March 20th, 2010 - 2:15 am ICT by BNO News
PORTLAND, OREGON (BNO NEWS) – An Oregon man was arrested after he was dealing drugs while accompanied by his infant child, prosecutors said Friday.Edgar Antonio Mendozaortega, age 31, of Portland, Oregon, was ... Read more...

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Anna Kournikova’s mum charged after brother found ‘crying, bleeding’


January 20th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, January 20 (ANI): The mother of retired tennis player Anna Kournikova has been charged with child neglect after the star's five-year-old half-brother was found crying and bleeding in Palm Beach, Florida.Little ... Read more...

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Childhood abuse linked to migraine, other pain disorders


January 6th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Childhood maltreatment, especially emotional abuse and neglect, is linked with migraine, says a new study. Migraine patients reporting such abuse or neglect had a significantly higher number of ... Read more...

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Bonding between mother, baby reduces childhood neglect


December 26th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 26 (IANS) Strengthening the bond between mother and baby is one way of reducing childhood neglect, says a new study. University of Queensland (UQ) researcher Lane Strathearn's study identifies how ... Read more...

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Britain’s ‘worst mum’ escapes jail


November 17th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): A Brit mother of four is said to have escaped prosecution after she left her young children at home alone to go on a 24-hour drink and drug ... Read more...

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Britain’s worst mother faces jail term


October 23rd, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): A 22-year-old single mother, branded Britain's worst mum, left her four children - all aged under five - home alone while she went on a 24-hour drink and ... Read more...

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Insecure mothers distressed by their crying child


August 28th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 28 (IANS) A study has revealed that the brain activity of insecure mothers suggests that they are distressed when their child cries, while the opposite is true in the case ... Read more...

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911 call reveals Thornton’s daughter made desperate bid to save goddaughter


June 3rd, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 3 (ANI): While Billy Bob Thornton's estranged daughter Amanda Brumfield has been charged with child neglect causing harm or disability after the death of her one-year-old goddaughter Olivia Garcia, ... Read more...

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Octomom dismisses child neglect allegations


May 1st, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 1 (ANI): Mother of octuplets, Nadya Suleman, has snubbed allegations of child neglect amid reports that police and child welfare officials recently visited her house.Cops had paid a visit ... Read more...

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Oz couple charged with child neglect for locking 6-week-old, kids on balcony


September 1st, 2008 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 1 (ANI): An Australian couple has been charged with child neglect after their four children, including a six-week-old infant, were found locked out of their unit on a balcony ... Read more...

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Cradle of maternity in the brain discovered


August 18th, 2008 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 18 (ANI): A new study on mice conducted at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine has shown that the inactivation of brain serotonin in the mothers may affect ... Read more...

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“Spiderkids” clamber down drainpipes from 34-floor building


June 23rd, 2008 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Hong Kong, June 23 (DPA) A brother and his sister nicknamed "spiderkids" after climbing down drainpipes from their 34th floor high-rise home in Hong Kong were Monday put into a care home ... Read more...

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Mice study shows child neglect is a product of both nature and nurture


April 9th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have shown that child neglect is a product of both nature and nurture in female mice.In the study, the researchers have ... Read more...

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One in ten new Aussie mums suffers from post-natal depression


March 18th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Mar 18 (ANI): One in ten new Aussie mums suffers from post-natal depression, finds a new study that involved 2,500 women.Researchers from the University of Newcastle also found that women ... Read more...

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