Making sure that parents get a skin-to-skin connection to their baby not long after birth helps in stabilization in vitals for both mom and baby, and to initiate an early and strong connection in breastfeeding.
7 Reasons To Be Skin-To-Skin With Your Baby After Birth:
#1: Skin-to-skin keeps baby warmer, regulates breathing & keeps blood sugar levels higher
#2: Enhances bonding
#3: Reduced postpartum depression
#4: Baby cries less
#5: Better sleep
#6: Better gut health & immunity