Posted by Jennine Cassidy on January 2, 2017 in Helpful Information
Colic, bedtime and Baby Caterpillar.
If you have a colicky baby, sometimes over-stimulating your baby can make colic worse, so it is a great idea to keep the room quiet and dark and keep them cuddled and swaddled. I know there is no fix-it remedy for dealing with colic but there are things that baby expert's recommend to help for short periods of time. Now I'm no baby expert, however over the 9+ years that I have been providing parents with merino sleepwear solutions for newborn babies, I have talked to many parents, Doctors and baby whispers that are, and have learned a thing or two...so here's a few things you might want to try to help sooth a Colicky baby:
We all know that colic is something that will be outgrown...eventually, but anything we, as parents can do to help our little ones get a better night sleep I think is worth a try. And of course it goes without saying that mother knows best, so ANY inkling that it might be more than wind or colic, go straight to your Doctor or the hospital, because there is no substitution for intuition.
Sleep tight little ones...
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Liz (& Isobel)
Ellerslie, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand