THIS MONTH, WE ASK
Why is skin-to-skin contact with my newborn especially important?
in cradling him contact means
Having skin-to-skin allows bare chest. This close to your your arms, but
– that all-familiar, to your heartbeat him to listen womb. hearing in the he is used to soothing sound gives The intimacy and smell you.
He can also see of as the feeling security, as well him a sense of love and comfort. is for both premature Skin-to-skin contact place ones. It can take babies and full-term for at least undisturbed after birth; immediately the first feed. an hour or after gently dry the nurses will
If it is after birth, you sit at a towel and help
Baby with a warm placing him angle before
30- to 40-degree the breasts, bare chest between directly on your his back. draped over with a blanket skin-to-skin husband to have Encourage your
It will have a Baby, as well. contact with relationship. on their positive impact