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September, 2019
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7
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78
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This article addresses the importance of the words we choose, especially when working with expectant and new mothers and their babies.

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This article addresses the importance of the words we choose, especially when working with expectant and new mothers and their babies. Science is beginning to discover that the way we choose our words can improve the neural functioning of the brain and have the power to influence the expression of genes that regulate physical and emotional stress.

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Comments (1)

  • anon

    Dear Professor Luisella Magnani,

    I just read your Sharing Space article in JOPPPAH yesterday and loved it. It opens up for me a new perspective in the care of prenates and neonates. I feel this research in epilinguistics is precious.

    Claudette Nantel, M.Ps.
    Psychologist, Pre and Perinatal Psychology
    claudettenantel@sympatico.ca

    Oct 28, 2019