CUDDLE

  • US woman arrested for assaulting boyfriend after he refuses to cuddle January 1, 2014

    A 31yearold woman in the US was arrested after she allegedly pulled a knife on her boyfriend when he refused to "cuddle" with her. Shavonna Rumph and her boyfriend had been drinking at their residence in Manatee, Florida last week. The couple got into an argument when the man refused to...
  • 'Cuddle chemical' advances negative emotions August 2, 2011

    Sydney: 'Cuddle chemical' oxytocin may be famous as the hormone that helps maintain motherchild love but it can promote negative emotions as well, a new research claims. "Quite a number of studies have shown it's actually not that simple," says Andrew Kemp of the University of Sydney, who coauthored the study...
  • Cuddling, caressing more important for men July 14, 2011

    New York: Contrary to conventional wisdom, cuddling and caressing are more important to men than women in a longterm relationship, according to a new international study. Researchers, who studied responses from adults in the United States, Brazil, Germany, Japan and Spain, also discovered that men were more likely to be happy...
  • Mother's touch brings 'dead' baby back to life August 28, 2010

    Sydney: An Australian woman has left doctors baffled the world over after she revealed how she cuddled her still born premature baby back to life. Delivered at just 27 weeks gestation at a local hospital in Sydney, baby Jamie Ogg showed no signs of life. Jamie was handed over to...