Jessica Suss, ‘According To Science, There’s No Such Thing As Holding Your Baby Too Much – Cuddle up—here’s why science says so.’,, SIMPLEMOST MEDIA, SCRIPPS COMPANY (JUNE 2, 2017)

Many benefits

Research now says you can’t hold your baby too much. In fact, the more you snuggle with your babe, the better off they’ll be. (…) The importance of touch in a baby’s development cannot be overstated, and the latest research suggests that holding your baby is more crucial to brain development than previously assumed. (…) Holding a baby—particularly in the earliest months of life—provides many benefits and essentially no downsides (aside from tired parents).