Did you hold your child to your skin straight away or did you wait?

I was kind of shy. With my hospital births, I waited until I got home to do skin on skin , not so with my home births, I did it right away.

8Theresa GouldChicago, Illinois
    Andrew we could for a short time, the younger girls I did as fast and as much as I could. With Grace we learned it helps EVERYTHING. Regulates blood pressure, heart beat, blood sugar, not to mention gets your hormones to regulate and starts your milk glands producing. There's more, but that's what I remember.
    About Theresa Gould
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    Birth: August 10
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    ***Baby Team Leader Moms.com*** I have been married for over 20 years. My husband and I have eight children ages 18 down to 4 years old. We use to live in Chicago but now live in Canada. I own www.FaithandFamilyReviews.com.