Expert Advice

April 7, 2016

Benefits of Delayed Cord Clamping

Delaying cutting a baby’s umbilical cord by three minutes ‘could speed up their development later in life’ Waiting at least 3 minutes before clamping the cord […]
March 11, 2016
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Uninterrupted Skin-to-Skin Contact in Newborn babies Immediately After Birth

Skin-to-Skin Contact Supports Optimal Brain Development in Newborn babies The brains of newborn babies are not fully mature. The human brain of a newborn baby is […]
December 7, 2015

‘Kangaroo Care’ May Have Lasting Benefits for Human Babies

Skin-to Skin Kangaroo Care May Have Lasting Benefits for Human As time has gone on research shows us how the benefits of kangaroo care has had […]
June 15, 2015
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Kangaroo Care, Dads Can Snuggle Too!

Both mothers and fathers can give kangaroo care. Most nurseries have comfortable rocking chairs and screens that can be placed around your chair or the baby’s […]
June 15, 2015
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WHY DO ALL BABY’S NEED THE CLOSENESS OF SKIN-TO-SKIN KANGAROO CARE?

Skin-to-skin Kangaroo care is the practice of holding your baby skin-to-skin and chest-to-chest.  This is the optimal position for mother and baby to exchange vital sensory […]