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applelove 1 child; auburn, CA, United States 6529 posts
Jan 26th '13
Quoting Brittany Nolan:" <blockquote><b>Quoting applelove:</b>" A few nights ago we had to go for a very long ... [snip!] ... Google cortisol. It's a hormone the brain release when you cry and if too much is released, it can cause mental retardation."


I know its very sad. It is sad that when this was thought to be a good way to take care of babies Dr's knew very little about how the brain worked. And now Dr's know much more but for some reason some parents still think its a good thing to do!



Seams crazy to me, just like giving them a little bourbon for the gums

This ish is bananas TTC since Mar 2014; 1 child; Georgia 1774 posts
Jan 27th '13

<blockquote><b>Quoting applelove:</b>" I know its very sad. It is sad that when this was thought to be a good way to take care of babies Dr's ... [snip!] ... reason some parents still think its a good thing to do! Seams crazy to me, just like giving them a little bourbon for the gums"</blockquote>



Right! Horrible idea!