Touch: Tips to Comfort Your Baby

An instructional video from Cincinnati Children’s
sponsored by Integrative Care, in cooperation with the Newborn Intensive Care Unit

Touch: How to comfort your baby in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit

The biggest tip is to hold your baby. You can comfort your baby through touch. A holistic health specialist gives tips on how to do that. Touch can calm the baby. Preemies like gentle but firm touch. Babies also like to grasp your finger. Swaddling is also comforting, like you’re giving them a hug.

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