An instructional video from Cincinnati Children’s sponsored by Integrative Care, in cooperation with the Newborn Intensive Care Unit A Holistic Health Specialist’s Tips on Giving a Newborn Massage
Learn how to position and support your baby for a good latch. This includes cross-cradle, football, and cradle holds. Note: The breastfeeding and pumping recommendations in this video are intended for mothers of hospitalized babies. Not all mothers need to pump with breastfeeding. For individualized breastfeeding support, please contact a lactation consultant or health-care provider.
Parents can expect very little sleep when they bring their newborn home. Dr. Annie Zimmer, Pediatrician with Boys Town Pediatrics, offers some advice for parents during the first few months and at what age a baby should start to develop a consistent sleep pattern.