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Why it’s so hard to ignore crying babies

By May 25, 2013 September 17th, 2013 No Comments

This article looks at the brains reaction to crying babies and why it is so hard to ignore.  “The sound of a baby cry captures your attention in a way that few other sounds in the environment generally do,” said Katie Young of the University of Oxford, who led the study looking at how the brain processes a baby’s cries.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2012/oct/17/crying-babies-hard-ignore

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