4 steps to dealing with nighttime arousals.

4 steps to dealing with nighttime arousals.

Getting Your Baby to Sleep Create Strong Sleeping Habits by Recognizing Your Baby’s Expected Sleep Pattern: Babies between 4 and 6 months of age begin to wake up every 2-3 hours as part of their normal development. Be Cautious of the Habits Your Establish This is a...
Get your baby back to sleep on his own

Get your baby back to sleep on his own

“Dr Linda, my 6-month-old was sleeping really well but now he wakes up every 2 to 3 hours and cries till I go in and put him back to sleep. What’s wrong?’ In this situation, there are two things at play: • Baby does not know how to fall asleep on his own and needs his...

Why is my baby crying?

Why is my baby crying? You just got home from the hospital and baby is crying. What is going on?? Here are a few tried and true tips to make you into a better detective so you can get to the bottom of the issue quickly and efficiently. 1.STOP, then take three deep...

Crying Cues

Here are some cues that babies use to alert you that they need something. When you learn these, you will be better able to recognize them early and respond to baby in calm, proactive ways rather than rushing around trying to get things done under the gun. Hunger...

Crying Demystified

Crying demystified: I am sure you have noticed that when you are stressed and really need baby to be calm, baby decides instead to cry, be fussy and very demanding?  Rest assured, this happens to ALL of us and here is why: Baby feels what you feel also, so, when you...