|Prenatal stimulation is made up of a set of techniques that optimize the physical and mental development of the baby through external stimulation, such as light and sound. Nowadays, we know that by the third month of gestation your baby’s organs are already formed and developing, therefore, it’s recommended to stimulate your baby as early as the second trimester.
During the 1980’s, pregnant women started using headphones on their abdomen to stimulate their baby’s hearing. Along with this technique, some others have arisen to stimulate other senses.
Here are five prenatal stimulation techniques:
• Auditory technique
Now, I’ll give you some recommendations before starting any of the prenatal stimulation techniques:
• Once you start with a technique, like singing to your baby, try to be as repetitive as possible (sing the same song at the same time of the day)