A mother passes immunity to baby via the placenta & once baby is born this immunity gradually decreases. Baby then starts to develop their own antibodies from around 6 months. This process can take four to five years to fully develop their immune system.
How Baby Massage Can Help
If you've had massage yourself you may know that these techniques can help the lymphatic system flush out toxins from the body, keeping us healthy. A gentle massage can improve & boost baby's natural immune system, increasing the lymphatic flow & helping to fight infection.