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Longer Pregnancy, Breast-Feeding = Bigger Brains, Longer Life?, Durham University Study Finds


3/31/2011 7:31:44 AM

WEDNESDAY, March 30 (HealthDay News) -- Longer periods of pregnancy and breast-feeding in mammals are associated with larger brain growth in offspring, which explains why human babies remain dependent on their mother for so long, say researchers.

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