What is 'Kangaroo Mother Care' (KMC)?
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Its one of the best natural way to take care of child by mother like a kangaroo does. so by keeping the baby close to the mother for 12 hours after birth with skin contact, child gets warmth and environment just like he gets inside the womb saving him from various diseases and infections and also develops very good immune system.
place the young LBW baby transversely on the chest of the mother without any intervening cloths in between them and tie a piece of cloth around them. this will maintain the temperature of the baby, which is very crucial for it. if the mother is not alive or unable to take the child, it can be done by same maneuver to the father or any other member of the family.
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