Category Archives: health

Why Birth to Age Three Is So Critical For Your Child’s Health

When we are expecting our first child, sometimes we are a little confused about what we really want. We create a birth plan which then remains in the drawer, we prepare for a natural birth and we end up with a C-section, we want to breastfeed on demand and even breastfeeding is more difficult than expected, we program the skin-to-skin contact and instead, doctors take away the baby, and we almost do not see it, because they have to wash him, take measurements, dress, etc…
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The science of emotions

Affective neuroscientist Jaak Panksepp explains a modern approach to emotions, and how taking seriously the emotions of other animals might soon improve the lives of millions.
He has conducted extensive research on brain and bodily mechanisms of feeding and energy-balance regulation, sleep physiology, and most importantly the study of emotional processes, including associated feelings states, in other animals.

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