Can You Spoil a Baby by Holding them Too Much?
We’re breaking down the reasons why science says you can’t spoil a baby and why babies need touch.
- Touch Helps Babies Grow
Let’s Be Clear: Babies Need Touch
“stimulates growth promoting hormones” in developing babies
- Touch Helps Babies Sleep Better
Touch is one of the most effective tools parents can use to sooth a baby!
- Touch Aids in Babies’ Brain Development
“there are some studies that show their brain development is facilitated — probably because they are calmer and sleep better.”
3 Ways to Incorporate Healthy Touch with a Baby
1. When speaking to your baby
2. During Bathtime
3. Baby Massage
You Can’t Spoil a Baby, So Snuggle Away Mama!
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