The Heart of Touch Web Series: Episode 3

Episode 3: The Healing Power of Skin-to-Skin

Interview on postpartum time and skin-to-skin care with Rachel and Yu, parents of Kana.

New parents share their heartfelt experiences with skin-to-skin after a challenging delivery.  Even when medical complications arise, and skin-to-skin care is delayed, the value of beginning this practice as soon as possible and continuing to integrate it postpartum can not be overstated. Kangaroo care is a powerful way to bring the family together. Benefits for parents and baby are well-documented.  Visit the resources section on our website at for more information.