In our busy lives it is often convenient to put babies into plastic cocoons or capsules rather than carry them close to us. We are often too quick to isolate little ones to their own bedroom at nights. Babies need contact with the presence of another human being. They wont be spoiled by getting too much of it. It is necessary for their growth and development.
Examples from the animal kingdom show that baby elephants are touched by their parents at least every 5 minutes 24 hours a day. Animal researchers conclude that the constant touching is an integral part of the physical, mental and emotional development of baby elephants.Continue Reading →