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Massage Your Baby?
Cross-cultural studies have demonstrated that in societies where infants
are held, massaged, rocked, breastfeed, and carried, that they, as adults,
are less aggressive and violent; they are more cooperative and compassionate.
Massaging your baby simply communicates love, releases tension and helps
you better understand your baby's needs. For an infant, massage is much
more than a pleasant experience. It is a tool for maintaining a child's
health and well being on many levels. With continued use, massage can
give your child a lifetime of health and vitality.
Massaging your baby is a beautiful way to begin a loving and lifelong
relationship between a parent and a child or between the primary caregiver
and the child.
Touch is a primal
need and is essential for growth and development. It has the power to
calm, nurture and help heal. Touch is the first of your senses to develop
and usually the last to diminish. The power of human contact should never
Besides the physical benefits associated with infant massage, the emotional
benefit to both the mother and the child are tremendous and immeasurable.
It is a wonderful way for you to bond with your baby right from the day
it is born.
Research indicates that babies who are massaged regularly experience the
• Improved Circulation
• Improved Digestion
• Weight Gain
• Improved sensory awareness
• Promotes emotional security, respect and a healthy body image
• Enhanced neurological development
• Deeper and sounder sleeping patterns
• Relief from the discomfort of teething, congestion and colic
• Reduced Stress
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