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UAlbany Study Finds Mothers Returning to Work Pose No Adverse Effects on Family

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University at Albany's Pinka Chatterji of the Department of Economics. (photo Mark Schmidt)

ALBANY, N.Y. (Aug. 24, 2011) -- Easing the maternal guilt associated with mothers returning to work, University at Albany health economist Pinka Chatterji and co-researchers Sara Markowitz and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn recently released the results of a study indicating that maternal work hours are not associated with adverse effects on infants and their mothers.

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