What was reason for midwives to rub baby with salt?

Answer Many birth practices have existed since ancient times regarding cleansing and rubbing a newborn following birth. Soranus of Ephesus, a first century Greek physician published a text entitled "On Mi... Read More »

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Due to the use of salt on roads,1 town chose not to use salt 1 winter n accidents went down. suggest a reason.?

one suggested reason that i had heard, is that drivers, upon hearing that no salt was being used, drove slower and safer.

What could be the reason for craving for salt ............?

Salt cravings are a common occurrence and are usually not severe. There are many reasons for salt cravings and most are mild and can be treated easily. There are a few reasons that are more serious... Read More »

Why would a baby cry for no reason?

If babies cry, it could be due to a multitude of reasons. Babies can be conditioned just like any other human being. Lets say, for example, your baby cries and the first thing you do is pick him/he... Read More »

What are some reason that the new born baby cry?

The crying of baby is just a basic instinctive communication. Everything is incredibly new to them, every feeling, every experience. Generally, the main reason that most babies cry is to try to ... Read More »