Essential viewing for
EVERY NEW or EXPECTANT PARENT...
and for health workers
How a baby is born does matter! Kangaroo Mother Care is for every baby, not just for preterm babies. This film explains the science why holding your baby in skin-to-skin contact on Mum’s chest is best for all babies, physically, emotionally, mentally and socially. It shows practically how to do this, in delivery room and during caesarean on dad.
In skin-to-skin contact on Mum’s chest at birth, baby feels SAFE. She opens her eyes, and bonds with her parents. She sleeps and grows better. More breast milk is produced, the best food for human BRAIN growth.
This calm start to life makes mum and baby unstressed. It sets the pattern for healthy and secure children and joyful parenting.
Download pdf with annotated references.