Initial Skin To Skin and Early Breastfeeding Benefits

  • Calms the mother and baby.
  • Helps to stabilize baby’s heart beat and breathing patterns.
  • Keeps the baby warm with the mother’s body heat.
  • Promotes bonding and helps breastfeeding to get
  • Allows baby to self attach to the breast.
  • Enables colonization of baby’s guts with mother’s normal body bacteria.
  • Assist metabolic adaptation and blood glucose stabilization in baby.
  • Baby gets rich colostrum and ensures success of exclusive breastfeeding.