One of the best parts about pregnancy is when the mother and the baby in the womb start to bond. As the pregnancy advances, the baby starts hearing the voices from the outside. The baby hears the mother’s voice first and he/she can even decipher and differentiate the voices. So, while talking to the baby, the mother actually creates a bond with the little one before he/she is born and that is carried on after birth.
Here are a few reasons why you should to talk to your baby:
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Around 14 weeks into the pregnancy the baby develops audio receptors and is able to hear you and others from inside the womb. It is a common practice where moms put headphones over the tummy so that the baby can hear music but it has been proved that hearing the mother’s voice can be way more beneficial for the child.
Here are a few instances when a mother can try to communicate with the child in the womb:
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Communication is a key element to the connection you share with your baby. However, your baby will bond well with you if you follow a few things apart from just talking to your baby. Babies in the womb are known to respond to stimuli of touch and smell too.
Here’s what more you can do:
round 4 months into the pregnancy, the baby develops a sense of taste and that means you can take out your unborn baby to dinner to try some fun exotic food but make sure it’s safe. Bond over your favourite cuisines.
Well this needs to be made a practice of. You can figure out a convenient time every day to sit down and slowly massage your belly with oils. You can even use aromatic oils but always get certified from your doctor if the products you are using are safe. Babies in the womb are known to respond to touch and learn who’s touching them; mother, father, or a stranger.
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Congratulations on having made it this far into the pregnancy. Hold tight, for these are the moments you will cherish later on. Stay safe, and here’s hoping these tips will help you bond with your child more and more.
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