Recent studies have proven, that babies who spend regular periods of time carried in a sling cry less than half compared to babies who are not. Newborn babies often suffer from colic and carrying them in an upright position can sometimes be the only thing that will soothe them.
The question we are asked most often is, “Will it make my baby clingy?” and this simple answer is no, it makes them more secure as they get what they want all the time, you. And you get what you want, a happy baby.
For some great information on the benefits of baby wearing read this fantastic article from the Dr Sears website -The Benefits of Baby Wearing.