Very Young Babies Feeling Touch Differently: MONDAY.

Very Young Babies Feeling Touch Differently: – MONDAY, Oct. 19, 2015 – – When you touch a newborn’s hands or ft, the infant doesn’t see that sensation the same manner older babies, children and adults do, a new study suggests. This situation lasts for about the first four months of a baby’s lifestyle, based on the results published Oct . 19 in the journal Current Biology. ‘Our findings are really the first ever to address what is usually quite a fundamental question about the sensory encounter in early life,’ Andrew Bremner of Goldsmiths, University of London, said in a journal news release.

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