Feeding bottles lurkingby Letizia Orlandi - 2012.09.19
In France, 1/3 of infants at the age of one month are exclusively fed with breast milk. The others also with formula milk. The rate of breastfeeding varies by age, marital status, level of education, place of birth, body mass index and smoking addiction continued throughout the pregnancy. In addition, attendance at sessions of preparation for childbirth, the skin to skin contact after birth and a positive perception of breastfeeding by the partner are factors favoring his practice exclusively to the birth and even after a month of child’s life . The study, created by the Institut de veille sanitaire, focused on a sample of 136 children born in 2012 randomly selected throughout France.
How many deaths due to assaults in the EU
Out of the 4.9 million deaths reported in the European Union (EU) in 2014, 3 650 (0.07%) were due to assault. The majority of victims were men (64%). In absolute terms, Germany (377 deaths) and Italy (379) were the two Member States recording the most deaths from assault in 2014, Read More.
Changing together so as not to divorce
Want to know if your relationship will last? Ask yourself: Who was your favourite singer 15 years ago? And now? If the answers are different, it means: a) that the singer has changed, b) that you have changed, c) that both are probably true. If this is so, why should things Read More.
Why Facebook is the worst thing for a new mother
Facebook is the worst thing for a new mother's mental health, fueling anxiety, depression and stress. A new study by the Ohio State University looked at a specific group of moms – highly educated, mostly married women who had full-time jobs – and found that those who felt societal pressure Read More.
Living in cities makes young people paranoid and schizophrenic
That it is healthier to live in the country than the city is well known. However, the fact that young city-dwellers also have 40% more chance of suffering from psychosis (hearing voices, paranoia or becoming schizophrenic in adulthood) is perhaps is less common knowledge. These were the findings by a Read More.
Separated fathers have to fight to spend more time with the kids
In France, of the 3.4 million kids from divorced parents, three fourths, which means 2.5 million, no longer steps foot in the home of the parent with whom he/she does not live. Which, in most cases, is the father’s house. Seeing that in 80% of the divorces, it is the Read More.
Paying alimony to maintain ex-partner’s lifestyle gets some clarification
Bad news for Italian husbands who are considering legal separation. Unfortunately, a new clarification is spoiling the party of many “nearly-singles” who were celebrating after the recent pronouncement of the Supreme Court regarding alimony payments. The recent sentence demanded a reorientation of “maintaining lifestyles” previously enjoyed by the “ex” (during Read More.