Baby Wisdom Tip 474 – Skin to skin support

__early_daysIf your baby is premature, many neonatal units encourage ‘kangaroo care,’ or skin to skin for baby and mum. It doesn’t have to be in the first few hours, it can really help, in the first few days and weeks. If things are getting a bit busy and baby seems unsettled perhaps some quiet time ‘skin to skin’ might have a calming effect. Xx