Study: Grandmothers May Hold Deeper Bond With Grandchildren Than Own Children – The Onion

A new study suggests that grandmothers are more emotionally connected to their grandchildren than to their own children after brain scans showed regions associated with emotional empathy activated looking at photos of grandchildren while only regions for cognitive empathy activated when looking at photos of their children. What do you think?

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