A baby's first year is jam packed with milestones and memories. However some infants for many reasons may experience sensory processing difficulties. This can impact upon their development in other areas such as physical, communication, cognition, social-emotional, and adaptive development. Baby Yoga can have a positive impact upon infants that have difficulties processing sensory experiences and sensations felt within their body or encountered through the world around them.
Baby massage isn't just for Mum's! It is a really valuable bonding experience for Dad's to! The early days of Fatherhood can be a stressful, worrying and uncertain time. Many Fathers find it hard to initially form a close attachment with their infants (in the early postpartum period). A U.S study sought to determine if infant massage assisted fathers with decreasing stress and increasing bonding with their babies during this time. The study concluded that Baby Massage; Helped
Huggies understand the importance of baby massage and yoga. To celebrate the benefits they have enlisted the help of Gayle Berry (baby massage and yoga guru) and created some tips on how to incorporate the practice into your nappy change times (see link below). We had fun today during changing time.... Wrestle and play with toys before settling down to a tummy massage and a new nappy...... the massage worked as moments later we were back at the changing mat. Celebrate nappy c