Kangaroo Mother Care
Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) is a special technique of care of babies whose body weighs (<2500gm). because the name suggests kangaroo Mother Care consists of keeping the baby in close skin-to-skin contact with his/her mother as practiced by kangaroo marsupial animal for their babies.
Keeping the baby warm
Promoting and sustaining breastfeeding
Decreasing risk of infection
Promoting bonding between baby and mother
Benefits of KMC: