Skin to skin. Humans are one of very few land mammals whose skin is not covered by a thick coat of hair. Instead, our millions of sensitive nerve endings are naked and exposed. Perhaps this explains the power of human touch.
Rescuing hug: each were in their respective incubators and one was not expected to live. A hospital nurse fought against the hospital rules and placed the babies in one incubator. When they were placed together, the healthier of the two, threw an arm over her sister in an endearing embrace. The smaller baby's heart stabilized and temperature rose to normal We all need hugs and human touch!