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Tips to shape your baby’s future

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A baby and its parents start bonding even before he/she comes into the world. Infants can actually identify familiar sounds since their hearing ability is developed within the womb. Communicating with your baby when he/she is in the womb is not only an exciting practice, but also very critical for your little one’s development.1

Your baby can hear what you say and can actually feel the vibrations of your voice through your body, so talk to him/her calmly all the time.1 Also, we have put down a few recommendations on what you can do to stimulate and communicate with your unborn baby. These tips will help you shape your child’s future:

shape your baby
shape your baby
References:
  1. Bonding Before Birth. Available from: http://www.ecdbridges.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=26&Itemid=26. As accessed on: 20/6/2017.
  2. Talk to Your Baby – Before Birth. Available from https://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:ZSUA3qTevd4J:https://ahc.aurorahealthcare.org/fywb/x12079.pdf+&cd=2&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=in. As accessed on: 20/6/2017.
  3. National Health Service (NHS). Talking to your bump. Available from: http://www.wyevalley.nhs.uk/media/187230/SALT-LEAFLET-talking-to-your-baby-BUMP-Job-No1238.pdf. As accessed on: 20/6/2017.