Why should I hold my baby skin-to-skin after birth? By AWHONN Editorial Staff The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) promotes the health of women and newborns. 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest previous post Why should I wait for labor to start on its own? next post Why is skin to skin important? You may also like How can I tell if my baby is... How Can Your Partner Support Your Breastfeeding? Does it matter when I get an epidural? What food should I eat or avoid in... How Does Baby Start Breastfeeding During Skin-to-Skin? How are my baby’s brain and lungs changing... Am I at risk for preterm labor? When is the best time to get pregnant? What should I ask my healthcare provider about... Can I have my labor induced?