Wednesday, March 26, 2008

A baby's amazing sense of smell

Did you know...At only 28 weeks of gestation, your unborn baby's sense of smell is awakened?

As a result, your newborn baby is able to recognize the scent of your amniotic fluid after being born?

Your baby's sense of smell helps bond you with your infant?

Your newborn baby can detect your breast milk over someone else's (after only 2 weeks)?

In general, most infants prefer sweet smells such as butter, vanilla and cream over pungent ones?

For find out more about your baby's sense of smell, check out: Your Baby's Sense of Smell at Different Ages.

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