Swaddling Blankets and How To Do It
The use of swaddling blankets is a bit of an art form surely an art, & with lots of mothers and fathers something they need to do. Since about four thousand BC the method has been used and handed down all the way to the current times. For all that time it has helped mitigate the level of crying in newborns.
The idea behind swaddling now to place the baby in a womb like blanket which the baby feels protected. With the blanket the baby tends to feel safer during the night but also keeping them warm enough.
What is great about swaddling is it is breathable so that stops overheating assuming wrapped in the correct way. doesn’t enable for overheating when wrapped appropriately. Many many mothers experience is babies crying is reduced & when there is a noise that may startle, it does not. The chance of SIDS is also reduced when swaddling as the babies are staying on their backs thru the night. Feeding is a great deal easier until they learn to latch on. Reducing unnecessary movements can also help with feeding.
With out a doubt there is lots of good points using swaddling blankets including helping with sleep (parents and baby) reducing the chance of SIDS and more.
Here you will find lots of different types of swaddling blankets. Each item with the softest muslin with chic designs. Let’s be up front – swaddles are just basically cute as well! With the many new swaddle designs, infants may be styling every single time they are used.
Wrapping a swaddling blanket correctly is relatively easy but like anything it must be learnt. As always, if unsure ask your doctor but note there are heaps of how to videos on youtube.com like the below one from Tampa General Hospital, just be careful who posts it.