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You naturally develop an emotional bond with your baby simply by
spending time together, being physically close, and responding to his or her
cues. Although the bond does not require special planning, keep the following
When your baby develops a strong emotional attachment to you, he or
she builds a foundation for establishing positive relationships throughout
Current as of:
January 14, 2014
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
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