Swaddling Function In Babies?
What is the Function of Swaddling in Babies? And until what age do babies use swaddling?
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Swaddling in infants is actually a cultural habit that parents do to their babies long ago because it is believed to make babies sleep more soundly. From a medical point of view, swaddling is not a must, but there is no prohibition on swaddling a baby while swaddling is done in a safe manner.
In general, it is better after 4-6 months of age, the baby does not need to be swaddled again to reduce the risk of sudden death syndrome in babies who usually appear because the baby chokes due to being swaddled and sleep on his stomach. In addition, do not membedong baby too tight and tight because it will interfere with the growth and natural development of the baby's limbs. Therefore, you can read this article as a guide for helping babies.
I hope this information is helpful.