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Interactive video lesson plan for: Why Do Babies Smell So Good?

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You may be familiar with it, that sweet comforting smell of new babies. So why do babies have this particular odor? Well, it has to do with psychology and a little bit of biology.

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Sources:
SOURCES:

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00597/full
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/ah-theres-nothing-like-new-baby-smell/?_r=0
http://nymag.com/thecut/2013/10/new-baby-smell-is-real.html#
http://healthland.time.com/2013/09/26/why-moms-find-that-new-baby-smell-so-delicious/
http://www.today.com/health/new-baby-smell-creates-very-strong-bond-moms-brain-study-4B11241673
http://aplus.com/a/baby-smell-and-science
https://www.sciencenews.org/blog/growth-curve/why-women-want-sniff-my-baby
http://www.womenshealthmag.com/health/new-baby-smell
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2763724/

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