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Those first few days after birth are so precious. Find out how to bond with your baby, start breastfeeding and more about your baby's transition to life outside the womb, and what you can expect regarding your newborn's appearance and behaviour.

Your baby soon after birth - what you need to know

Routine procedures and possible interventions

Early nurturing of your baby

What to expect from your caregiver for your baby

Support strategies after birth

Umbilical cord care

Intensive care nurseries

Information sources


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