Baby Kangaroo Care Helps Adaptation

Mother cuddles with skin-to-skin contact immediately after the baby is born, which is called kangaroo care, will provide comfort and a sense of security on the baby, and foster growth.

Newborns with low birth weight, usually placed in an incubator, which can be transferred by using kangaroo care, as far as circumstances allow. This will help reduce infection and encourage mothers to breastfeed, which will help the baby’s development.

Healthy baby, who was born with enough weight, when administered into the arms of his mother, within one hour after birth, will sleep more soundly and show the movement and position of the body indicating a good adaptation to the environment.

With kangaroo care, will give warmth to the baby and give the feeling that they are not alone in facing the new world.