How to swaddle the correct baby correctly
The question of whether to swaddle a newborn baby or not, remains very urgent. Earlier it was necessary - in the maternity home the newly mum was taught this procedure from the first days, because it was believed that the tightly wrapped baby is more tight asleep. Now progressive parents from the first days prefer to dress a child "in an adult way": sliders, ryazhonki, slips and other wardrobe items for babies found in children's stores is not a problem. But for many, swaddling remains a necessary and useful procedure. Why?
How to swaddle a child properly, you need to know every young mother, because in many cases there is no better way to calm the baby before going to bed. In the womb of the mother at the time of birth, the baby is very tightly "wrapped" by the uterus. He is used to this position, and so feels himself protected. Because in the first months of life, some children can fall asleep only when they are swaddled. In this state, the child can not reflexively wave the handles and thus frighten himself or wake up. So in the changing room there are pluses. Cons is also the fact that the development of these babies can occur somewhat more slowly than their unfinished peers.
A young mother needs to know how to swaddle a child properly, also for the reason that sometimes this is the best way to calm a capricious baby. In colic or gassing, this method can also alleviate the child's suffering a little. In principle, this is a simple matter, and with a little training to deal with it under the power of any woman. So, how to swaddle the baby properly? First you need to prepare a place where the baby will be - do not put the baby on a bare surface or on the things that adults use.
How to swaddle an infant? Now tell. Before changing the table, you need to put a blanket, blanket or sheet. And already on them it is necessary to put the developed diaper. On it approximately on the center it is necessary to put the kid so that its neck was still on a fabric, and here the head remained free. Then the upper left edge of the diaper should be tightly seated under the right side of the baby so that the handle is firmly and evenly pressed against the body. And the right upper edge, respectively, also turns around and is on the left side. Then you need to take the lower part of the diaper and tuck it up, so that its edge is approximately at the breast level of the baby. Now the lower edges tightly wrapped around the child - first one, and on top of it another, which then runs past the edge. As a result, the baby is tightly wrapped, can not swing arms and legs, but it is not transmitted by the cloth of the diaper.
Sometimes you also need to protect the baby's head from the effects of the environment. If you do not have a hood under your hands, then you can do with a diaper. Of course, this method does not protect the baby's head so tightly. But, for example, at home, after water procedures, it will allow you to keep the heat and not overheat your child. How to swaddle a child with his head? The simplest way is diagonal. To do this, the diaper should be placed on the table with one corner up. On it on 15-20 centimeters below the edge is laid out the child. Then the lateral corners are wrapped and pinched under the barrel of the baby, as described in the first method. And the lower part is bent upward and fixed at the intersection of the sides with a pin, or simply shoved inside. The upper corner of the diaper in this case is a kind of hood for the baby.
Ways how to swaddle a child properly, in fact, a lot. These two are the simplest. But they are enough to ensure that your baby sleeps peacefully and feels protected.