skin to skin contact

Medical Breakthroughs: Common Side Effects of COVID-19+Importance of Skin Contact Between Father and Baby

A new study highlights the benefits of skin-to-skin contact between a father and baby after a c-section delivery. Researchers found laying the newborn on their dad’s chest, when the mom and baby had to be separated, helped stabilize the infant’s heart rate and promote wakefulness. In COVID-19 news, researchers in Europe are learning more about one of the most common…