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skin to skin

Change your baby’s DNA

All it takes is a hug and a cuddle to set your little one on the right path.

The family-friendly C-section

A cesarean section shouldn't keep mom from getting immediate skin-to-skin time with her little one.

Cuddle power

Like hugs and snuggles? Most of us do—including babies.

Letter to a new mom

Keep these 8 things in mind as you enjoy your newfound role. (Hint: Don't try to be Superwoman.)

The richest moment

That magical hour after a baby is born is called the golden hour—and for good reasons.

Patient Story

A funny thing happened on the way to the hospital

Amanda Rostic's sudden delivery made for a unique bond with her newborn daughter and 'rooming in' strengthened that connection.

Every baby’s 9 steps into this new world

Crying, resting, bobbing and more—all newborns will go through these stages immediately after birth.

Seeding my baby? What’s that about?

Microbiomes passed along to your baby at birth are critical in strengthening long-term health and immunity.

New baby? Make skin-to-skin time for dad

We know it's good for mom, but there are plenty of reasons why dad should give it a try, too.

Patient Story

Mom, babies enjoy quiet time

"Do not disturb" game plan gives moms and babies time out to bond.

Patient Story

Bonding with baby gets a boost

Mother of two offers positive review of baby-friendly environment