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Is Motherhood Learned or Innate?

Beyond Giving Birth, Is Motherhood Learned or Innate?

It's a mother's instinct...or is it? Some women believe that when baby arrives, a parent knows what to do. Other people think that moms adapt to circumstance and learn (and earn) the role through experience with a child. What's your opinion — giving birth technically makes a woman a mother, but does the ability to mother happen at birth or take time?
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