On the link below a father proudly shows how to “calm a crying baby”. The following commentary is based on developmental neuroscience, and will conclude that this baby is not calmed, but in a state of fear. Download the  Bergman commentary on popular baby advice 1705 The commentary refers to the following video link https://www.facebook.com/DanielEisenman/videos/1531220930221747/ The.. read more →

MYTH  “Preterm babies must be stable before they can start skin-to-skin contact” FACT – It is the absence of skin-to-skin contact that makes the baby unstable. This statement of fact is to me the most pressing and urgent issue in newborn care in this time. It applies of course to every newborn baby: it is.. read more →