Tag: skin to skin

Dads and breastfeeding

Dads and breastfeeding

A breastfeeding relationship is often viewed as one that is between mom and baby. It’s easy for dads to feel left out. But dads are an important p ...
Skin to skin contact helps your baby AND you

Skin to skin contact helps your baby AND you

Research has shown that skin to skin holding, also known as “kangaroo care,” is one way to help stabilize your baby’s body temperature and help his he ...
The many benefits of kangaroo care

The many benefits of kangaroo care

If your baby is in the NICU, kangaroo care can seem like a life saver. Kangaroo care is a way to hold your baby so that there is as much skin contact ...