• Babies and Toddlers
    Soothing Baby
    Methods for Soothing Your Crying Baby
    Methods for Soothing Your Crying Baby Unless your baby is crying because she is hungry or tired, you can try a number of different methods to soothe her. Rocking motions are very calming. Hold your baby close while rocking-about one rock per se...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Crying Baby
    Why Is My Baby Crying?
    Why Is My Baby Crying? Crying is your newborn baby's primary means of communication. Babies do not cry, as your grandmother might say, "just to exercise their lungs." Whenever your baby is not crying, you can generally assume that he doesn't nee...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Colic
    Colic
    ColicEvery baby cries for no obvious reason at some point. You may put down persistent crying to simple gas, but if you child's crying jags persist day after day and start in late afternoon or evening, then colic is probably culpable. Colic is c...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Colic
    Treating Colic
    Parents need lots of teaching and support in dealing with colic. ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Crying Baby
    Can Crying Cause a Hernia?
    A mother fears that allowing her baby to cry for longer than five minutes might cause a hernia. ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Colic
    Colicky Baby
    Learn the best way to handle a colicky baby. ...