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Skin to skin is amazing.  But do you know all the benefits? Check in with Dianne and Abby today as they talk about the fantastic benefits of skin to skin for parents and baby.

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Things we talked about:

Skin to skin with your partner [5:51]

Skin to skin is fascinating [8:22]

Is it new [10:22]

Some recent skin to skin research [18:10]

Heart and lung function [19:02]

Stabilization of body temperature [19:35]

Regulation of blood sugar [21:05]

Initiation of breastfeeding [24:42]

Transfer of good bacteria [26:00]

Separation distress call [27:35]

Relief from pain [29:12]

Enhancement of mother/baby communication [30:45]

Bonding [32:05]

Partner benefits [37:37]

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Music we use~

Music: “Levels of Greatness” from “We Used to Paint Stars in the Sky (2012)” courtesy of Scott Holmes at Holmes