Benefits of Skin to Skin

dad&doulaHave you heard the term Skin to Skin or Kangaroo Care!? Did you know the MANY benefits of this practice at birth are not only achievable through mother-baby skin to skin but also FATHER -BABY!? Check out THIS fascinating article on 7 benefits of Skin to Skin to find out more! Also feel free to reach out to ME if you would like help incorporating this and other amazing birth practices into your birth plan!

  • You will be empowered to care for your baby and not feel helpless or useless or redundant.
  • You will become central to the caring team
  • Better bonding
  • Emotional healing
  • You are calmer
  • Able to read your baby’s unique cues for hunger or stress
  • You can get more sleep
Photo cred. – True Feather Photos

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