Pentingnya Pijat Pada 1000 Hari Pertama Kehidupan Anak
The first thousand days of life are: 270 days in the womb and 730 days during the first 2 years of post-birth. This is important because at that time the growth and development of all the organs and the body system in the fetus very quickly. A child's cognitive and physical development is affected by the first 1000 days of life. Baby massage is an expression of affection between parents and children through touch on the skin that has an incredible impact. Touch and hug are one of the baby's basic needs.
This research method is a literature review that aims to provide information about the importance of massage on the first 1000 days of childhood, the literature review includes 3 books on infant massage, 1 national guidelines of the first 1000 days of life movement and systematic search study of a computerized database through Geogle Scholar, Pudmed and EbscoHost with 13 journals and 2 articles.
The results of studies and literature studies show that massage in infants / children is beneficial for the growth and development of children, especially in the first 1000 days of life Conclusion is a useful baby massage during the first 1000 days of growth and development of children, because at that time the growth and development of all organs and body systems in babies very quickly.