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Baby’s First Cuddle – Skin to Skin

You are looking forward to seeing and holding your baby. The first contact between you and your baby is such an important one. It should last for as long as you want it to and at least until after your baby’s first breastfeed. After your long journey to meet each other this first cuddle will help both of you feel calm and relaxed; you will also be helping your baby get used to his new world.

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