EC leads to a different perspective on babies and culture:58. Conventional toilet training starts with learning to "hold it" while EC starts with learning to "let go." This can make a big difference in a baby's perception of elimination and of life in general.
59. Contrary to the promises in advertisements, diapers don't keep the baby clean and dry, but only his clothes and environment.
60. Thinking about EC often leads adults to consider the perspective of the baby: would an adult want to wear a diaper rather than use a toilet?
EC supports good health because it:
EC supports breastfeeding because it:
EC is consistent with Attachment Parenting because it:
EC is good for the Environment because it:
EC can be fun because it:
EC supports positive child development and enhances capabilities because it:
EC supports a caregiverís development/capability/psychology because it:
EC improves sibling relationships and enriches their lives because it:
EC leads to happy babies and happy parents because:
EC saves families money because it:
EC leads to a different perspective on babies and culture:
EC supports positive relationships and can reduce the need to discipline a child because it:
EC is historically and culturally respectful because it:
EC is convenient because it: