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Zoe Woodman - Attachment and The Science of Carrying

We welcome Zoe Woodman, from The Sling Consultancy as our first guest blogger.  Zoe is a trained and insured carrying consultant specialising in attachment and the science of carrying.  Our brains evolved through this closeness and activation of hormones and neurobiological processes allowing the connections to flourish. However in the past 150 years this type of care of infants has declined in many cultures. The reason for this is primarily down to industrialisation and capitalism... With recent leaps forward in technology and huge growth of research in neuroscience across the world in the last 30 years, we are starting to learn about the potentially negative impact on the brain of this rapid change. ...It is so important for me to share the...

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