Touch Hunger
Some babies have very high “touch hunger.” Ashley Montagu describes the first 9-12 months postbirth as the time of “external gestation.” I’ve experienced a child with a very high need for touch – who literally cannot or do not sleep unless they are touching another human body. …

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