0-1 years

This short video shows dads bonding with their newborn babies. It explains how eye contact, cuddling, talking and smiling strengthen the bond with your baby and help baby grow and develop. Your baby loves the sound of your voice, so try talking about everyday things, reading together and singing to baby – even if you’re off-key!

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18-08-2015

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