Study Suggests the More Hugs a Baby Gets the Faster Their Brain Grows

According to a study from the Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Ohio, the more you hug a baby during their development period, the more their brains grow.

The study, which included 125 babies, found that the ones who were given more affection showed stronger brain responses. Researchers say this tell us that something as simple as body contact or rocking your baby in your arms can make a big difference in how their brains develop.

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