Your newborn baby has almost the similar needs during the day time and as well as during the night time. The little one has not developed his senses regarding the night and day. For him, he just needs to sleep and drink milk, expressing discomfort. During initial days of his birth, one should always keep a watch on him. The interesting part is the babies can feel their parents around, especially mother. They are aware of their mother’s voice and touch. (Also Read: How to help your baby in having sound sleep at night?)
So, when ever your baby sleeps, it is important to co-sleep with him. This helps him to realise the touch and the senses of security. According to the researchers, sleeping with the baby helps in his growth. Not only baby’s growth, but it helps your baby’s brain stay healthy and fragile to grow faster.
Let us know what are the benefits of co-sleeping with the baby:
Studies say that infants who sleep near to parents have more stable temperatures, normal heartbeat rhythms, fewer long pauses in breathing. But whenever a baby sleeps alone, then these small activities changes in the middle of the night. The psychology of the infant gets disturbed and he suffers discomforts and anxiety. This hinders the mental growth of the baby.
More peaceful Sleep:
Well-known research shows that sleeping with your baby gives them a huge sense of comfort and security. Hence, your baby sleeps more peacefully. Survey says that co-sleeping helps baby to wake up less at night along with the cries. But when they sleep alone, their sleep never becomes deep and they are more prone to wake up again and again. (Also Read: Baby Care: How to take care of your newborn baby)
Chance of damaging Emotional health:
Co-sleeping babies grow up quickly with a healthy mental condition. They get a higher self-esteem, less anxiety and a happy mind. The sense of thinking becomes independent, and they think in a better way while growing up gradually. This helps them cope with the outside world. They behave much better than those kids who have been sleeping all alone. They always value their family and relations. The best part is, the negativity comes lesser in their life.
Better development of the brain:
The loving gestures of the patents, such as touch, peck or a hug create a huge impact in the brain of the babies. This emotional process to the infant increases the oxygen levels in their body. The blood circulation to heart pumping everything becomes so perfect that it increases the brain development and immunity. (Also Read: Tips to take care of a newborn baby)