Joint sleep with a child for and against
Here comes the moment when the happy father takes his wife with a small baby home from the hospital. Now the parents have a task to educate and take care of their little child. With the arrival of the first night parents have a question, but where is better to put the crumb to sleep? Some mothers from the first days accustom children to their crib, while others put the kids together. How to behave properly and what are the advantages of sleeping a child next to your mother, we will consider in more detail.
The joint sleep of mom and baby has, of course, a lot of pluses. After all, mother does not need to get up every 2-3 hours to feed the baby. When she hugs her little girl, the baby feels warm and, accordingly, sleeps better. No less important argument is that in such a situation a woman will sooner hear that the child is awake and give him a breast.
Joint sleep with a child has a positive effect on lactation. At joint rest the baby sucks a breast, and mum during this time can easy to sleep. Also there is a convergence of biorhythms of the mother and the child, as a result of which the karapuz will not confuse the day with the night, which is very important.
Joint sleep with a child is useful, both for mom and baby, but only up to a certain age. After all, every day, the crumb becomes more and more accustomed to such pampering and, to excommunicate it will be much more difficult. Thus, the benefits of sharing sleep with mother and child are due to the following positive properties:
- The opportunity to get enough sleep at night, since there is no need to wake every hour from crying baby and take it to feed. In turn, the benefit for the child is due to the maternal warmth and care that the baby feels. It is proved that the children sleep better with their parents than in a lonely bed.
- No need to get up at night, just to feed the baby.
- Absence of childish fears, which often appear in children closer to the first year. Sleep with mom allows you to overcome such fears and sleep without unnecessary awakening.
- Moms very often transfer children to lures for the reason that they do not get up at night and do not breast-feed. If the baby is sleeping with his mother, then it can be breastfed without the need for a night preparation of milk porridge.
Many parents are faced with a situation where getting up at night to the baby does not have the strength, they begin to practice joint.
The woman at different periods of pregnancy will have limiting possibilities for sleeping, namely for the position in a dream. He counts.