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PregnancyWeekly: Fathers Wired to Care for Babies Too

Pregnancy Blog – For All Your Pregnancy Things by PregnancyWeekly: Fathers Wired to Care for Babies Too.

My wife just emailed me the link to this interesting article. Researchers at Northwestern found that men’s testosterone levels decrease after they become fathers. It demonstrates that physiological changes during parenthood are not limited to new mothers alone! Lower testosterone levels are thought to aide in increasing the ability to nurture your offspring and also may provide protection against some chronic diseases.

Above is the Pregnancy Weekly post and for a more in depth article click here to go to Science Daily’s report.

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One response to “PregnancyWeekly: Fathers Wired to Care for Babies Too

  1. Great post today I really enjoyed reading it. Have a great day with your family.

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