from INFANT MASSAGE, a found triptych evidently meant for a classroom presentation
Manmeet Singh and Heidi Kolkema
Massage stimulates and aids digestion.
Helps tone muscle and aids growth.
Massage increases oxygen and nutrient flow to the cells.
Massage increases infant's body awareness.
Massage releases both oxytocin and endorphins and can assist in relieving discomfort from teething, congestion, colic and emotional stress.
Enhances the bonding process.
Teaches infants that touch is a form of expression.