The Countdown…Day 23

20th March 2012
That bliss, that we had been given hope. 
We had walked into to be greeted with the news I could have 
Kangaroo Care..
Skin to skin.
It wasn’t the first time I’d had a cuddle but was the first skin to skin. 
Beneficial to both mum and baby, mum of course for bonding and milk production.
But for baby can be medicinal, as well as bonding, our lady’s observations stabilised, 
In some undeveloped countries they use this technique as medicine alone. 
As you can see it was incredibly emotional. 
Back fully clothed in her incubator, 
her fine coating of hair. 

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