Month : December 2016

baby health

Baby Massage

Baby massage has numerous benefits for both the baby directly and the parent/baby relationship. Benefits include: For the baby * Increased weight gain and decreased hospital stay for premature infants * Relaxing * Stimulating – skin, muscle, circulation and the stomach * Increased body awareness * Decreased stress For the parent and baby relationship * Bonding * Appropriate loving touch * Trust, security and respect * Listening and understanding your baby’s needs * Increased confidence in handling your baby source