g) Breast Crawl

Watch as this baby within the first minutes of birth finds the breast and nurses all on it’s own.

Babies instinctively are born knowing how to crawl to the breast.

Medical interventions will sometimes delay the ability of a baby to navigate at birth.

However, most care providers due to recent studies encourage women to have skin to skin contact at birth to encourage bonding and breastfeeding.

 

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