Science of Hugs

Over 600 medical studies on human touch prove what parents already know — hugs are important. Learn about the benefits of hugging for your child.

Tips and advice from Huggies about the benefits of hugging your baby.
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6 Surprising Facts About Your Newborn Baby's Brain

At birth, your newborn’s brain is in the process of developing. Here are 6 more surprising facts about your newborn’s noggin.

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The Science of Hugs

As human beings, we instinctively understand an embrace is among the most positive of human interactions, but did you know there’s real data and science backing up the power of hugs—especially when it comes to helping babies flourish?

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The Power of Hugs

Here’s a roundup of recent research on hugs—why they feel so good and why you’ll want to squeeze as many as possible into your busy life as a parent.

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Tips and advice from Huggies about the power of hugs.

Power of Hugs

From your first hugs to the gentle care NICU nurses give, learn about the incredible role hugs play in your child’s development.

Huggies has tips and advice for how to make nurturing connection while diapering.


Huggies has tips and advice on how to make diapering a nurturing connection for you and your baby.

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